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Country Report on The State of the Nepal’s Plant Genetic Resources for Food and Agriculture Nepal is richly endowed with numerous agricultural crops and plants. The variation in temporal, altitudinal, topographical and aspects has made agricultural such biodiversity possible (Shrestha, 2007). Hence, Nepal is a safe heaven on earth for many ...
FAO, (2008)
Improved Seeds for Farmers Programme: Supervision Report A mission from the International Fund for Agriculture Development (IFAD) visited Nepal from the March 17 to April 2nd, 2015 to undertake the supervision of the Kisankalagi Unnat Biu-Bijan Karyakram (KUBK) or the Improved Seeds for Farmers Programme (...
IFAD, (2015)
A Report on the Food Security Impact of the 2015 Earthquake- Nepal This report highlights the findings of a household food security assessment as well as district food security network meetings carried out between 8-20 May to inform the food security response for the Nepal 2015 earthquakes. The assessments were carr...
WFP, GoN, (2015)
Managing Risks and Designing Products for Agricultural Microfinance Globally, 1.2 billion people are extremely poor (surviving on less than USD a day), and three quarters live in rural areas. Poverty is predominantly a rural phenomenon. Extremely poor people spend more than half of their income to obtain (or produce)...
CGAP, IFAD, (2006)
WFP Nepal | Brief Reporting period: 01 October – 31 December 2014 WFP has been working in Nepal since 1963 in response to frequent natural disasters, low agricultural productivity and slow economic growth. Fifteen percent of the country’s 26.5 million population remains undernourished, while school drop-out rates a...
WFP, (2014)
Strengthening of Community Seed Production Groups (CSPG) in Nepal The seed replacement rate in Nepal is very low and this should be increased to at least 25-33% from the current level of 4.7% in the country. Farmers have been growing deteriorated seeds of crop varieties for many years without replacement. Farmers p...
FAO, (2013)
Nepal: Flood 2017 Office of the Resident Coordinator Situation Report No. 7 (as of 7 September 2017) To-date, over 1.1 million flood affected people have benefited from humanitarian assistance.Nominations of the candidates in local elections in Province 2 took place on 6 September with elections to take place on 18 September. It is possible that the...
UNRCO, (2017)
Potato Production from True Potato Seed (TPS) for Cold-Tolerant and Late Blight Resistant in Nepal Potato is a major food crop in the mid-hills and mountains in Nepal. Traditionally, most farmers use small tubers as seed, to grow potato with the minimum input. Although seed tubers are easy to plant and plants grow quickly, they are expensive and m...
FAO, (2013)
General Status of the System of Food and Agriculture Statistics in Nepal In the field of Nepalese agricultural statistics, both the Central Bureau of Statistics and the Ministry of Agriculture carry out surveys for the same commodities but through different methods and for different purposes. CBS in the main undertakes ma...
FAO, (2000)
Food and Agricultural Markets in Nepal WFP and FAO Country Offices in Nepal jointly commissioned this study on food and agricultural markets (FAMS) to develop an agricultural market profile based on study of market dynamics within the context of a long-standing conflict in order to contri...
WFP, FAO, (2007)
High Value Agriculture Project in Hill and Mountain Areas (HVAP)-I Supervision report A Joint Review Mission was conducted with the staff and managers of HVAP including staff from the Ministry of Agriculture Development (MOAD), the Agro-Enterprise Centre (AEC) of the Federation of Nepalese Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FNCCI) and...
IFAD, (2013)
Press Release Of FAO Representation In Nepal (2015) On Wednesday May 27, the three Rome-based UN food agencies published the 2015 edition of their annual The State of Food Insecurity in the World (SOFI) Report. The SOFI Report by the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO), the I...
FAO, (2015)
Characterization of the Agricultural Drought Prone Areas on a Global Scale Drought is one of the main causes of food insecurity. In 2011, the horn of Africa has faced the worst drought in 60 years. An estimated 12.4 million people suffered from a massive food shortage. To mitigate the impact of agricultural drought, it is o...
FAO, (2016)
Food and Agricultural Markets in Nepal WFP and FAO Country Offices in Nepal jointly commissioned this study on food and agricultural markets (FAMS) to develop an agricultural market profile based on study of market dynamics within the context of a long-standing conflict in order to contri...
FAO, WFP, (2007)
Rural Urban Partnership Programme On the basis of the 10 the Five Year Plan to develop trade as one of the pillars of the economy growth, RUPP jointly with High Level Commission for Information Technology ( HLCIT)and Agro Enterprise Center (AEC/FNCCI) initiated “Nepali e-Haat Bazaar”...
RUPP/UNDP, (2005)
Family Farming: Meeting the Zero Hunger Challenge To commemorate the International Year of Family Farming, the M.S. Swaminathan Research Foundation (MSSRF), Chennai and the Food and Agriculture Organisation of the United Nation (FAO) Regional Office for Asia and the Pacific, Bangkok, organised an As...
FAO, (2016)
The Agriculture Sectors in the Intended Nationally Determined Contributions: Analysis 188 countries have submitted Intended Nationally Determined Contributions (INDCs) to the UNFCCC. With the adoption of the Paris Agreement in December 2015, the INDCs will guide country-level climate action for the coming years. They include not only ...
FAO, (2016)