Plan of Action of beyond the Net Project  download

Project Name: Rural Communities Access to Information Society (RUCCESS)
Approved fund: $30,000.00
Project start date and duration : 01/08/2016, 24 month (30/07/2018)

Proposed Project Management Committee:

  • Bikram Shrestha
  • Babu Ram Aryal
  • Santosh Sigdel
  • Romkant Pandey
  • Representative, Forum for Digital Equality

Bank Account info:
Internet Society Nepal/BNT (Beyond the Net) 050000048273524 (Signatory: Santosh sigdel, Rom kant pandey, Suraj Adhikari)

Deliverables of the project:

  • ICT-enabled community learning hubs established.
  • ICT operators trained
  • 1500 more people get Internet access [@ 500 people per ICT-hub]
  • Success Stories included in impact.storycycle.com

Project Location District: Dhading, Sindhupalchowk and Dolakha.

Proposed Major activities:

  • Locations identified
  • Call for interested groups to run the ICT-hubs
  • Site visit for assessment and partner selection
  • Discussion with possible ISPs
  • Local collaborating partners to run the ICT-hubs selected
  • Collaboration with different agencies for offline e-content
  • Selection of ISPs
  • Procurement of ICT equipment
  • Installation of offline e-content
  • Installation of Internet connection and ICT equipment
  • Training local partner to operate the ICT equipment
  • Training for local women groups
  • Handover
  • Monitoring and evaluation
  • Completion report
  • Post-project evaluation