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Micro-Enterprises Development for Poverty Alleviation Volume II (Rural Nepal) The UNDP and the International Labour Organization (ILO) in Nepal, have considered micro-enterprises as the enterprise that have up to five employees, with a value of investments (excluding land and buildings) of up to 1,430 US$ for manufacturing (up...
MEDEP/UNDP, (2013)
Challenges and Opportunities for Nepal’s Small and Medium Forest Enterprises (SMFEs) This report is part of a cross-country research initiative that focuses on small and medium forest enterprises (SMFEs) and their potential to contribute to poverty reduction and sustainability. It is based on a scoping study designed to gather backgr...
ANSAB, FC, FAO, (2009)
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)
Multi-storied Agroforestry Cropping Systems for Micro-Climatic Modification and Erosion Control in Nepal Natural hazards such as floods, landslides and drought occur frequently in different parts of Nepal with varying dimensions and magnitude. These hazards constitute the major causes of land degradation and deterioration of natural ecosystems. The intr...
FAO, (2013)
Lessons learned from appraising the impact of IFAD projects in Nepal on the GHG balance and stocks of natural resources - An analysis using the Ex-Ante Carbon balance Tool In fragile mountain ecosystems specific to the Himalayan region, land-use change as well as forest and soil degradation have wide implications on greenhouse gas emissions, further ecosystem services and rural livelihoods. Numerous studies investigate...
FAO, (2014)
UNDAF District Profiles: Water, Hygiene and Sanitation This District profile showing the data about access to safe drinking water, hygiene and sanitation in different district on Nepal. #WaterResources #Development #NaturalResources #Inclusion #Employment #Agriculture #Education #FoodSecurity #Hygiene...
UNRCHCO, (2013)
An Overview of Western Development Region (WR) The Human Development Index (HDI) of the WR (0.516) is slightly above the national average of 0.509. However, human development varies greatly across eco-zones (see diagram below). Similarly, the Human Poverty Index (HPI) ranges from 48% in the mount...
UNRCHCO, (2011)
Assessing Woodfuel Supply and Demand in Displacement Settings A technical handbook This manual presents a methodology for assessing woodfuel supply and demand at the level of the displacement camp through the collection of primary data in the field and remote sensing analysis. The methodology uses a multi-sectoral approach to asses...
FAO, UNHCR, (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)