Internews is implementing three activities in Nepal – national opinion polls, radio and web discussions on poll findings, and data literacy trainings for journalists.

The goal of these activities is to help media better understand election-related issues and strengthen the ability of radio (the most widely used type of media) to facilitate debates on the opinion poll results, ultimately increasing citizen participation in the electoral process.

These activities build upon the Consortium for Elections and Political Process Strengthening (CEPPS) program carried out by Internews in Nepal between 2010-2012.

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