Archive for 2011

  • Climate change adaptation and mitigation through community-based sustainable management of forests in Nepal

    Authors: B. P. Subedi, S. Bhattarai, and S. Khanal Publication: Mountain Forests in a Changing World – Realizing values, addressing challenges Publisher: FAO and SDC Language: English Date of Publication: December 2011 DOWNLOAD THE ARTICLE (PDF, 785.5KB) DOWNLOAD THE BOOK (PDF, 3.51MB) Print

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  • Vacancy Announcement: Receptionist

    Vacancy Announcement: Receptionist

    ANSAB is currently seeking a dynamic, energetic and career-oriented female candidate for the position of Receptionist in its head office, Kathmandu. The Receptionist will work under general supervision of the Manager of Finance and Administration (MFA), and will be mainly responsible for the following: Main Responsibilities...

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  • Himalayan Bioresources: Volume 2, Issue 3

    Volume 2, Issue 3: December-January-February-March 2011/12 ANSAB’s Executive Director recognized as a Champion of Asia-Pacific Forests Executive Director Dr. Bhishma P. Subedi has been recognized as a “Champion of Asia-Pacific Forests” by the Food and Agricultural Organization of the United Nations (FAO)...

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  • Value Chain Analysis and Baseline Assessments of Timur, Off-season Vegetables, Turmeric and Meat Products in Mid and Far-Western Regions of Nepal

    Value Chain Analysis and Baseline Assessments of Timur, Off-season Vegetables, Turmeric and Meat Products in Mid and Far-Western Regions of Nepal

    Starting Date: November 2011 Ending Date: January 2012 Location: Nepal Donor(s): Netherlands Development Organisation (SNV) Implementation Partner(s): N/A Budget: NRs. 4,799,000 This study has two main objectives: a) analyse value chains of timur, goat meat, turmeric, and off-season vegetables (particularly tomatoes, green bean/pea pod, cauliflower and cabbage) and b)...

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  • Chairperson Radhesh Pant appointed as the CEO of the Nepal Investment Board

    Chairperson Radhesh Pant appointed as the CEO of the Nepal Investment Board

    The Government of Nepal has appointed ANSAB’s chairperson Radhesh Pant as the Chief Executive of the Nepal Investment Board on November 28, 2011.  The Investment Board is envisioned to give a one-window solution to potential investors in big projects over Rs 25 billion with...

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  • Price List – November 2011

    Price List – November 2011

    DOWNLOAD FULL TABLE (PDF, 135.66 KB) All prices are in NRs/KG Nepali Name Kathmandu Nepalgunj Delhi Tanakpur Lucknow Kolkata Aduwa 28 15 *** *** *** *** Alaichi 1150 *** 1,360 1,296 1,360 1,280 Amala 105 80 93 *** 88 93 Amalbed (Chulthi) 130 85 136 120 131 152 Atis *** 700 928 800 880 960 Barro† 60 *** 19 16 18 19 Bhutkesh (Dhoopjadi) 190 140 *** *** *** *** Bikhjara 175 220 *** *** *** *** Bojho 60 50 104 93 99 104 Chiraito 400 450 640 608 640 680 Dalchini *** 90 112 99 104 128 Guchhichyau *** 12,000 *** *** *** *** Harro† 70 *** 35 24 32 37 Jatamansi* 410 400 720 640 720 720 Jhyau* *** *** 256 240 240 240 Kakarsinghi 300 250 440 392 416 464 Majitho (red) 85 100 128 112 128 128 Nirmansi (Jadwar) 1800 1,350 2,080 1,920 *** *** Padamchal (rhizome) 80 95 232 216 232 240 Pakhanbed 27 28 46 38 48 51 Pipla (long) 550 300 800 800 800 800 Pipla (round) *** *** 600 544 624 560 Ritha 27 20 38 32 37 42 Satawari(Kurilo) 390 500 640 560 640 720 Satuwa (big) 3,000 3,000 3,200 2,880 3,200 3,200 Sikakai 35 30 29 21 24 24 Silajit* 350-400 *** 408 360 384 416 Sugandhawaal* 150 165 320 288 312 320 Sughandhakokila* *** 90 136 112 144 144 Sutho 200 170 200 176 200 200 Tejpat 60 65 80 72 80 88 Timur† 250 100 128 120 128 128 *Ban for export outside the country (Nepal) without processing *** Price not available † Prices of Harro, Barro and Timur of Kathmandu are for without seed....

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  • Celebrating success: Stories of FSC certification

    Celebrating success: Stories of FSC certification

    FSC International Center has published a book Celebrating success: Stories of FSC certification with stories of FSC certification around the globe. The book includes the stories of diversity of ways in which FSC certification can bring social benefits with cases from Latin...

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  • FAO recognizes Dr. Bhishma P. Subedi as a Champion of Asia-Pacific Forests

    FAO recognizes Dr. Bhishma P. Subedi as a Champion of Asia-Pacific Forests

    Dr. Bhishma P. Subedi, Executive Director of ANSAB has been recognized as a “Champion of Asia-Pacific Forests” by the FAO during the Asia-Pacific Forestry Week (APFW) 2011 in Beijing China. FAO conducted a process to identify “Champions of Asia-Pacific Forests” to help recognize and celebrate...

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  • 35th Sharing Meeting of NNN

    35th Sharing Meeting of NNN

    Asia Network for Sustainable Agriculture and Bioresources (ANSAB) organized the 35th Nepal NTFP Network (NNN) meeting on present policy provisions and practices related to SMFE sector in Nepal on November 3, 2011 at ANSAB Office, Kathmandu. The meeting was organized to share ANSAB’s brief analysis...

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  • Event: A stakeholders’ workshop on SMFE national policy provisions and practices

    Event: A stakeholders’ workshop on SMFE national policy provisions and practices

    Asia Network for Sustainable Agriculture and Bioresources (ANSAB) organized a stakeholders’ workshop on present policy provisions and practices related to SMFE sector in Nepal on November 3, 2011 at ANSAB Headquarters, Kathmandu. The workshop was organized to share ANSAB’s brief analysis of national policy issues...

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