The development of the NTFP sub-sector in Nepal is ANSAB’s core concern for which it gives equal importance in networking, policy and research. It works with key stakeholders from the grassroots level to policy makers to further improve the policy development process, their provisions and their implementation. Through extensive coordination, ANSAB draws on expertise from leading national and international private companies, public agencies, policy forums and networks, and non-profi ts to promote its activities in terms of NTFP development.