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  • Development and Mobilization of Local Resource Persons

    Author: ANSAB Publisher: ANSAB Language: English Date of Publication: October 2010 ISBN: 978-9937-8360-0-5 Number of Pages: 20+8 Price: Free This Toolkit focuses on the process and methods of recruiting, training and mobilizing local resource persons (LRPs) so that development services could be more effectively delivered in rural settings through locally available human resource even...

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  • Chain of Custody Certification for Community Forest Enterprises

    Author: ANSAB Publisher: ANSAB Language: English Date of Publication: October 2010 ISBN: 978-9937-8360-2-9 Number of Pages: 38+10 Price: Free This Toolkit provides field practitioners and program managers with up to date methods, tools and techniques for obtaining and implementing the Forest Stewardship Council’s (FSC) Group Chain of Custody certification. The purpose...

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  • Certification of Community Managed Forests

    Author: ANSAB Publisher: ANSAB Language: English Date of Publication: October 2010 ISBN: 978-9937-8360-1-2 Number of Pages: 50+10 Price: Free This Toolkit focuses on group forest management certification. The major objective of the toolkit is to provide important methods and tools for developing and implementing the Forest Stewardship Council’s (FSC) group forest management certification so...

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  • Participatory Biodiversity Monitoring in Community Managed Forests

    Author: ANSAB Publisher: ANSAB Language: English Date of Publication: October 2010 ISBN: 978-999-33-796-9-0 Number of Pages: 54+10 Price: Free This Toolkit provides methods and tools needed to generate useful data to periodically assess the biodiversity status and to track the impact of community based forest management on biodiversity. The purpose is to...

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  • Marketing Information System for Natural Products

    Author: ANSAB Publisher: ANSAB Language: English Date of Publication: October 2010 ISBN: 978-99933-796-7-6 Number of Pages: 24+10 Price: Free This Toolkit focuses on the process of setting up a marketing information system (MIS) program and the methods of collection, processing and dissemination of information on markets and marketing of natural products....

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  • Business Planning for Community Based Natural Product Enterprises

    Author: ANSAB Publisher: ANSAB Language: English Date of Publication: October 2010 ISBN: 978-99933-796-5-2 Number of Pages: 40+10 Price: Free This Toolkit offers skills, methods and tools with which the field facilitators can support rural people to prepare and implement the business plan for their enterprises. The purpose is to build the capacity of...

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  • Entrepreneurship Development of Natural Resources Dependent Communities

    Author: ANSAB Publisher: ANSAB Language: English Date of Publication: October 2010 ISBN: 978-99933-796-6-9 Number of Pages: 30+10 Price: Free This Toolkit focuses on developing entrepreneurial skills and capacities of local communities, especially the poorest among them, to promote the development of sustainable community based natural product enterprises. The purpose is to provide...

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  • Participatory Inventory of Non-Timber Forest Products

    Author: ANSAB Publisher: ANSAB Language: English Date of Publication: October 2010 ISBN: 978-99933-796-8-3 Number of Pages: 54+9 Price: Free This Toolkit provides practical methods and tools to determine total stock and harvestable amount of the selected Non-Timber Forest Product (NTFP)s and derive specific recommendations for forest management interventions. The objective is to...

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  • Local Communities and Natural Products: A manual for Organizing Natural Resource Management Groups for Resource Management Planning, Enterprise Development and Integration Into Value Chains

    Author: Bhishma Subedi, Hari Dhungana, Deepak Khadka and Sushil Gyawali Publisher: ANSAB, USAID Language: English Date of Publication: September 2007 ISBN: N/A Number of Pages: 62 Price: Free Policies promoting community-based natural resources management (CBNRM) have created an important role for communities in the conservation, management, and use of natural resources.Government...

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  • Enterprise Development Manual

    Author: Bhishma Subedi, Ann Koontz, Surya Binayee, Jen Divis, Hemant Ojha and Jack Croucher Publisher: ANSAB Language: English Date of Publication: September 2000 ISBN: N/A Number of Pages: 51 Price: Free ANSAB community-based forest enterprise development manuals are a useful tool for field based practitioners and development managers. The manuals are...

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