Talking Space, Episode 24
Guest: Prem Suwal (Former Mayor, Bhaktapur)Download
Changes in the use of public spaces in Bhaktapur; priorities of Bhaktapur Municipality for its management; cultural value and conservation of ponds;contributions by the locals on preservation of ponds; importance of active role of locals in the process of conservation.
Talking Space, Episode 23
Guest: DIG Ganesh Raj Rai
Streets as public space and issues of safety; road extension activity and its consequences; case study of demolition of a public space near Nag Pokhari and Baneswor; responsibility to make the roads public friendly; public transportations, a hassle in streets.Download
Talking Space, Episode 22
Guest: Om Dhaubadel (Conservationist)
Positive and negative aspects of change in Bhaktapur; alternative measures to save public spaces; role of Guthi, and Department of Archaeology in heritage conservation; responsibility of local institutions towards public spaces.