Forest Connect Nepal

Starting Date: December 2009
Ending Date: April 2010
Location: Nepal
Donor(s): Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO)
Implementation Partner(s): N/A

The project aims to support the overall goal of the Forest Connect “to substantially reduce poverty for forest-dependent people in key partner countries by increasing the number of successful and  sustainable small forest enterprise associations” by the achieving the following two objectives:

  • Initiate a national level association of producers’ group and community enterprises by expanding Nepal Herbs and Herbal Products Association (NEHHPA)’s institutional system and capability; and
  • Improve the collaboration and coordination between the supporting organizations and enhance their linkages with SMFEs and CFUGs.

To learn more about this project, consult the Forest Connect website or the 3rd year final report.