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SHANGHAI POVERTY CONFERENCE – SCALING UP POVERTY REDUCTION
Abstract:
The Hills Leasehold Forestry and Forage Development Project (HLFFDP) aimed at reducing poverty and restoring environmental balance in the Hills of Nepal by leasing small blocks of public forest land to groups of poor households, who would regenerate, protect, manage and utilize them.The project was approved by the IFAD Executive Board in December 1989. The project had a total projected cost of USD 20.4 million, to be financed by an IFAD loan of USD 12.8 million, a USD 3.4 million grant from the Royal Netherlands Government for the technical assistance component and contributions of USD 2.7 million and USD 1.5 million from His Majesty’s Government of Nepal and participant farmers, respectively. The United Nations Office for Project Services was appointed as cooperating institution. The project completion date and loan closing date was 30 June 2003 and 31 December 2003, respectively.At project completion date, 1773 leasehold forestry groups had been formed, 12 028 households had been included, and a total of 7 457 ha of degraded forest land had been handed over,while the total expenditures amounted to USD 12.0 million.
Publisher: HMG,FAO/IFAD Type / Script:
Progress Report  in  English
Keywords:
POVERTTY, ENVIRONEMENTAL BALANCE, HOUSEHOLDS, MANAGE, TECHNICAL ASSISTANCE, HOUSEHOLD INCOME, POVERTY REDUCTION, INSTITUTIONAL INNOVATION, DEVELOPMENT TRAINING, POLITICAL ECONOMY, ENVIRONMENTAL BALANCE,RURAL POVERTY
Thematic Group:
IFAD , (2004)
Thesaurus:
14.05.03 - Social Development
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Shanghai Poverty Conference – Scaling Up Poverty Reduction
Abstract:
The Hills Leasehold Forestry and Forage Development Project (HLFFDP) aimed at reducing poverty and restoring environmental balance in the Hills of Nepal by leasing small blocks of public forest land to groups of poor households, who would regenerate, protect, manage and utilize them.The project was approved by the IFAD Executive Board in December 1989. The project had a total projected cost of USD 20.4 million, to be financed by an IFAD loan of USD 12.8 million, a USD 3.4 million grant from the Royal Netherlands Government for the technical assistance component and contributions of USD 2.7 million and USD 1.5 million from His Majesty’s Government of Nepal and participant farmers, respectively. The United Nations Office for Project Services was appointed as cooperating institution. The project completion date and loan closing date was 30 June 2003 and 31 December 2003, respectively.At project completion date, 1773 leasehold forestry groups had been formed, 12028 households had been included, and a total of 7 457 ha of degraded forest land had been handed over,while the total expenditures amounted to USD 12.0 million.Nigel Brett, Frits Ohler, Jamuna K. Tamrakar
Publisher: HMG,FAO,IFAD Type / Script:
Progress Report  in  English
Keywords:
POVERTTY, HOUSEHOLDS, MANAGE, TECHNICAL ASSISTANCE, HOUSEHOLD INCOME, POVERTY REDUCTION, INSTITUTIONAL INNOVATION, DEVELOPMENT TRAINING, POLITICAL ECONOMY, ENVIRONMENTAL BALANCE,RURAL POVERTY
Thematic Group:
IFAD , (2004)
Thesaurus:
14.05.03 - Social Development
PDF | File Size: 160 KB   Download
Feeder: ANJANA SHARMA, Editor: LUNI SHRESTHA, Auditor:
...
Shanghai Poverty Conference – Scaling Up Poverty Reduction
Abstract:
The Hills Leasehold Forestry and Forage Development Project (HLFFDP) aimed at reducing poverty and restoring environmental balance in the Hills of Nepal by leasing small blocks of public forest land to groups of poor households, who would regenerate, protect, manage and utilize them.The project was approved by the IFAD Executive Board in December 1989. The project had a total projected cost of USD 20.4 million, to be financed by an IFAD loan of USD 12.8 million, a USD 3.4 million grant from the Royal Netherlands Government for the technical assistance component and contributions of USD 2.7 million and USD 1.5 million from His Majesty’s Government of Nepal and participant farmers, respectively. The United Nations Office for Project Services was appointed as cooperating institution. The project completion date and loan closing date was 30 June 2003 and 31 December 2003, respectively.At project completion date, 1773 leasehold forestry groups had been formed, 12028 households had been included, and a total of 7 457 ha of degraded forest land had been handed over,while the total expenditures amounted to USD 12.0 million.
Publisher: HMG,FAO,IFAD Type / Script:
Progress Report  in  English
Keywords:
LEASEHOLD FOREST OPERATIONALPLANS, GENDER MAINSTREAMING PROGRAMME, TECHNICAL ASSISTANCE, HOUSEHOLD INCOME, POVERTY REDUCTION, INSTITUTIONAL INNOVATION, DEVELOPMENT TRAINING, POLITICAL ECONOMY, ENVIRONMENTAL BALANCE, RURAL POVERTY, SECURE ACCESS, NATIONAL PROGRAMME, LEASEHOLD FORESTRY POLICY, WOMEN GROUP PROMOTERS, RURAL AREAS, RURAL POVERTY, RURAL PLANNING
Thematic Group:
IFAD , (2004)
Thesaurus:
14.05.03 - Social Development
PDF | File Size: 160 KB   Download
Feeder: ANJANA SHARMA, Editor: LUNI SHRESTHA, Auditor:
...
Shanghai Poverty Conference – Scaling Up Poverty Reduction
Abstract:
The Hills Leasehold Forestry and Forage Development Project (HLFFDP) aimed at reducing poverty and restoring environmental balance in the Hills of Nepal by leasing small blocks of public forest land to groups of poor households, who would regenerate, protect, manage and utilize them.The project was approved by the IFAD Executive Board in December 1989. The project had a total projected cost of USD 20.4 million, to be financed by an IFAD loan of USD 12.8 million, a USD 3.4 million grant from the Royal Netherlands Government for the technical assistance component and contributions of USD 2.7 million and USD 1.5 million from His Majesty’s Government of Nepal and participant farmers, respectively. The United Nations Office for Project Services was appointed as cooperating institution. The project completion date and loan closing date was 30 June 2003 and 31 December 2003, respectively.At project completion date, 1773 leasehold forestry groups had been formed, 12028 households had been included, and a total of 7 457 ha of degraded forest land had been handed over,while the total expenditures amounted to USD 12.0 million.
Publisher: HMG,FAO,IFAD Type / Script:
Progress Report  in  English
Keywords:
LEASEHOLD FOREST OPERATIONALPLANS, GENDER MAINSTREAMING PROGRAMME, TECHNICAL ASSISTANCE, HOUSEHOLD INCOME, POVERTY REDUCTION, INSTITUTIONAL INNOVATION, DEVELOPMENT TRAINING, POLITICAL ECONOMY, ENVIRONMENTAL BALANCE, RURAL POVERTY, SECURE ACCESS, NATIONAL PROGRAMME, LEASEHOLD FORESTRY POLICY, WOMEN GROUP PROMOTERS, RURAL AREAS, RURAL POVERTY, RURAL PLANNING
Thematic Group:
IFAD , (2004)
Thesaurus:
14.05.03 - Social Development
PDF | File Size: 160 KB   Download
Feeder: ANJANA SHARMA, Editor: LUNI SHRESTHA, Auditor:
...
Shanghai Poverty Conference – Scaling Up Poverty Reduction
Abstract:
The Hills Leasehold Forestry and Forage Development Project (HLFFDP) aimed at reducing poverty and restoring environmental balance in the Hills of Nepal by leasing small blocks of public forest land to groups of poor households, who would regenerate, protect, manage and utilize them.The project was approved by the IFAD Executive Board in December 1989. The project had a total projected cost of USD 20.4 million, to be financed by an IFAD loan of USD 12.8 million, a USD 3.4 million grant from the Royal Netherlands Government for the technical assistance component and contributions of USD 2.7 million and USD 1.5 million from His Majesty’s Government of Nepal and participant farmers, respectively. The United Nations Office for Project Services was appointed as cooperating institution. The project completion date and loan closing date was 30 June 2003 and 31 December 2003, respectively.At project completion date, 1773 leasehold forestry groups had been formed, 12028 households had been included, and a total of 7 457 ha of degraded forest land had been handed over,while the total expenditures amounted to USD 12.0 million.
Publisher: HMG,FAO,IFAD Type / Script:
Progress Report  in  English
Keywords:
POVERTY, MANAGE, TECHNICAL ASSISTANCE, HOUSEHOLD INCOME, POVERTY REDUCTION, INSTITUTIONAL INNOVATION, DEVELOPMENT TRAINING, POLITICAL ECONOMY, ENVIRONMENTAL BALANCE, RURAL POVERTY, SECURE ACCESS, NATIONAL PROGRAMME, LEASEHOLD FORESTRY POLICY, WOMEN GROUP PROMOTERS, RURAL AREAS, RURAL POVERTY, RURAL PLANNING
Thematic Group:
IFAD , (2004)
Thesaurus:
14.05.03 - Social Development
PDF | File Size: 160 KB   Download
Feeder: ANJANA SHARMA, Editor: LUNI SHRESTHA, Auditor:
...
Shanghai Poverty Conference – Scaling Up Poverty Reduction
Abstract:
The Hills Leasehold Forestry and Forage Development Project (HLFFDP) aimed at reducing poverty and restoring environmental balance in the Hills of Nepal by leasing small blocks of public forest land to groups of poor households, who would regenerate, protect, manage and utilize them.The project was approved by the IFAD Executive Board in December 1989. The project had a total projected cost of USD 20.4 million, to be financed by an IFAD loan of USD 12.8 million, a USD 3.4 million grant from the Royal Netherlands Government for the technical assistance component and contributions of USD 2.7 million and USD 1.5 million from His Majesty’s Government of Nepal and participant farmers, respectively. The United Nations Office for Project Services was appointed as cooperating institution. The project completion date and loan closing date was 30 June 2003 and 31 December 2003, respectively.At project completion date, 1773 leasehold forestry groups had been formed, 12 028 households had been included, and a total of 7 457 ha of degraded forest land had been handed over,while the total expenditures amounted to USD 12.0 million. Nigel Brett, Frits Ohler, Jamuna K. Tamrakar
Publisher: HMG,FAO/IFAD Type / Script:
Progress Report  in  English
Keywords:
POVERTTY, HOUSEHOLDS, MANAGE, TECHNICAL ASSISTANCE, HOUSEHOLD INCOME, POVERTY REDUCTION, INSTITUTIONAL INNOVATION, DEVELOPMENT TRAINING, POLITICAL ECONOMY, ENVIRONMENTAL BALANCE,RURAL POVERTY
Thematic Group:
IFAD , (2004)
Thesaurus:
14.05.03 - Social Development
PDF | File Size: 160 KB   Download
Feeder: ANJANA SHARMA, Editor: LUNI SHRESTHA, Auditor:
...