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A. UTF/GCP/MTF Projects

MTF/NEP/068/STF - STDF Component and MTF /NEP/068/OPS - EIF Component

MTF/NEP/068/STF - STDF Component and MTF /NEP/068/OPS - EIF Component

Title: Enhancing Sanitary and Phytosanitary Capacity of Nepalese Ginger Exports through Public Private Partnerships.

Objective: To develop the ginger value chain in Nepal, which has been identified as a high-potential sector for export, value-addition, employment and income-generation by the Nepalese government and development partners.Donor: WTO

Period: 2012 - 2015 (Project completed)

Budget: 1,173,694 USD

Geographic Coverage: Jhapa, Morang, Ilaam, Pachthar.

UNFA/GLO/616/UND:Supporting Developing Countries to Integrate the Agricultural Sectors into National Adaptation Plans (NAPs)

UNFA/GLO/616/UND:Supporting Developing Countries to Integrate the Agricultural Sectors into National Adaptation Plans (NAPs)

Objective: The overall objectives of the project is to build technical capacities of MoAD and other relevant ministries to integrate climate change concerns into relevant national and sectoral plans and budgets

Donor: UNDP

Period: 01 July 2015 - 31 Dec 2018

Budget: 420 000 USD

Priority area: reviewing national policy framework and fostering enabling policy environment for production diversification and dietary diversity

Geographic coverage:National

GCP/NEP/070/LDF - Reducing vulnerability and increasing adaptive capacity to respond the impacts of climate change and variability for sustainable livelihood in agriculture sector

GCP/NEP/070/LDF - Reducing vulnerability and increasing adaptive capacity to respond the impacts of climate change and variability for sustainable livelihood in agriculture sector

 

Objective: To increase technical and institutional capacities in agriculture and livestock sector to respond to the impacts of climate change and variability; 2. To promote transfer and adoption of sustainable, climate-resilient and environment-friendly agriculture practices and technologies to increase adaptive capacities of rural livelihoods to climate change and variability; 3. To promote awareness raising, knowledge and education on climate change adaptation among local communities and stakeholders.

Donor: GEF/LDCF

Period: 2015 - 2018

Budget: 2,689,498 USD

Geographic Coverage: Udayapur, Siraha, Kapilvastu, Argakhachi.

UNJP/NEP/074/UNJ - Accelerating progress toward the economic empowerment of rural women in Nepal: A joint pilot contributing to the implementation of the agricultural development strategy

UNJP/NEP/074/UNJ - Accelerating progress toward the economic empowerment of rural women in Nepal: A joint pilot contributing to the implementation of the agricultural development strategy

 

Objective: The overall objective of the programme is to secure rural women empowerment and rights to promote their livelihoods in selected districts of Nepal, ensuring sustainable development in the post conflict context of Nepal.

Donor: UNDP - Joint Trust Fund

Period: 15/02/2015 - 31/12/2018

Budget: 297,474 USD

Geographic Coverage: Sindhuli, Rautahat and Sarlahi.

UTF/NEP/073 - Technical Assistance to the Agriculture and Food Security Project (AFSP)

UTF/NEP/073 - Technical Assistance to the Agriculture and Food Security Project (AFSP)

 

Objective: The Development Objective of the Agriculture and Food Security project (AFSP) is to enhance food and nutritional security of the vulnerable communities in the hill and mountain districts of the Mid and Far Western Regions of Nepal by increasing food availability, made possible by increasing productivity of agriculture - both crop and livestock, and by promotion of diversified diets and improved feeding and caring practices for pregnant and nursing women and children up to 2 years of age.

Donor: GAFSP

Period: 22 Jan 2014 - 31 March 2018 (Project Completed)

Budget: 8,629,816 USD

Priority area: 1 - Food & nutrition security and safety

Geographic Coverage: Darchula; Bajhang; Bajura; Baitadi; Dadeldhura; Doti; Achham; Humla; Mugu; Dolpa; Jumla; Rukum;Rolpa; Salyan; Surkhet; Dailekh; Jajarkot; Kalikot; Pyuthan.

GCP/NEP/072: Reducing Vulnerability and Increasing Adaptive Capacity to Respond the Impacts of Climate Change and Variability for Sustainable Livelihood in Agriculture Sector

GCP/NEP/072: Reducing Vulnerability and Increasing Adaptive Capacity to Respond the Impacts of Climate Change and Variability for Sustainable Livelihood in Agriculture Sector

 

Objective: The project aims to increase technical and institutional capacities in agriculture and livestock sector to respond to the impacts of climate change and variability; promote transfer and adoption of sustainable, climate-resilient and environment friendly agriculture practices and technologies to increase adaptive capacities of rural livelihoods to climate change and variability; and promote awareness raising, knowledge and education on climate change adaptation among local communities and stakeholders.

Donor: GEF/LDCF

Period: 2015 - 2018

Budget: 2.67 Million USD

Priority area: 4 - Natural resource conservation and utilization including adaptation to climate change

Geographic Coverage: Udayapur; Siraha; Kapilvastu; Argakhachi

B. TCP Projects and Telefood projects

TFD-18/NEP/002: Vegetable and livestock production for improved livelihoods in Siraha

TFD-18/NEP/002: Vegetable and livestock production for improved livelihoods in Siraha

TFD-18/NEP/002: Vegetable and livestock production for improved livelihoods in Siraha

 Objective: The main objective of the project is build capacity of the target beneficiaries in vegetable cultivation and goat rearing and thereby improving their food and nutrition security status. Specifically, improve their livelihood via growing fresh vegetables and rearing goats, enhance food and nutrition security status of the beneficiaries; and ensure sustainability of their livelihood.

 Donor: FAO

 Period: 01 Feb 2018 - 31 Dec 2018

 Budget: 5000 USD

 Priority area: to build capacity of the target beneficiaries in vegetable cultivation and goat rearing

 Geographic coverage:Siraha

TFD-18/NEP/001 Vegetable and livestock production for improved livelihoods in Kapilvastu

TFD-18/NEP/001 Vegetable and livestock production for improved livelihoods in Kapilvastu

Objective: The main objective of the project is to build capacity of the target beneficiaries in vegetable cultivation and goat rearing and thereby improving their food and nutrition security status. Specifically, to improve their livelihood via growing fresh vegetables and rearing goats, enhance food and nutrition security status of the beneficiaries; and ensure sustainability of their livelihood.

Donor: FAO

Period: 01 Feb 2018 - 31 Dec 2018

Budget: 5000 USD

Priority area: to build capacity of the target beneficiaries in vegetable cultivation and goat rearing

Geographic coverage: Kapilvastu

TCP/NEP/3603 - TCPF

TCP/NEP/3603 - TCPF

Objective: The Government of Nepal, Ministry of Agricultural Development has formally requested FAO assistance to develop proposals to access financing under the Green Climate Fund (GCF) and the fourth call of the Global Agriculture and Food Security Program (GAFSP) public sector window. The TCPF shall facilitate government's efforts to: 1) access funds from GAFSP-fourth Call for Proposals to support food and nutrition security interventions; and 2) access Green Climate Fund (GCF) to support climate smart agricultural development.

Donor: FAO

Period: 09 Jan 2017 - 31 Aug 2018

Budget:

Priority area: shall facilitate government's efforts to: 1) access funds from GAFSP-fourth Call for Proposals to support food and nutrition security interventions; and 2) access Green Climate Fund (GCF) to support climate smart agricultural development.

 

 

TCP/NEP/3602: Enhancing Rural Livelihoods in Abandoned/ Under-utilized Agriculture Land through Agroforestry

TCP/NEP/3602: Enhancing Rural Livelihoods in Abandoned/ Under-utilized Agriculture Land through Agroforestry

Objective: Contribute to an increased area of productive agriculture land and its productivity through utilization of under-utilized/abandoned agricultural land with significant contribution to livelihood enhancement of the target population

Donor: FAO

Period: 01 Oct 2016 - 30 Sept 2018

Budget: 311 000 USD

Priority area: utilization of under-utilized/abandoned agricultural land

Geographic coverage: Kaski and Parbat districts

 

 

TCP/NEP/3601: Landslide prevention and stabilization of slopes in the most earthquake affected districts of Nepal

TCP/NEP/3601: Landslide prevention and stabilization of slopes in the most earthquake affected districts of Nepal

Objective: The project will contribute to implement landslide treatment and mitigation measures as well as improved land management practices by applying the low-cost techniques suitable for adoption by local communities in Sundrawati Village Development Committee (VDC) of Dolakha District

Donor: FAO

Period: 01 Oct 2016 - 30 Sep 2018

Budget: 406,000 USD

Priority area: Landslide treatment and mitigation measures

Geographic coverage: Dolakha District

 

 

 

TCP/NEP/3502 - Strengthening pesticide management in agriculture to reduce risks to health and environment

TCP/NEP/3502 - Strengthening pesticide management in agriculture to reduce risks to health and environment

 

Objective: The project aims at reducing pesticide risks in agriculture ensuring food safety, and minimizing adverse effects on health and environment which will lead to better health of crop producers, pesticide handlers, consumers and environment.

Donor: FAO

Period: 2015 - 2016 (Project Completed)

Budget: 350 000 USD

Priority area: 1 - Food & nutrition security and safety

Geographic coverage: Dhading; Kavre; Kapilvastu; Bara.

TCP/NEP/3503 - Building Agribusiness Capacity of Smallholder Farmers to Market Safe Produce of Good Quality

TCP/NEP/3503 - Building Agribusiness Capacity of Smallholder Farmers to Market Safe Produce of Good Quality

 

Objective: The project will contribute to improving smallholder incomes and enhance access to safe produce of good quality, thereby improving food security and nutrition.

Donor: FAO

Period: 2015 - 2016 (Project completed)

Budget: 350 000 USD

Priority area: 3 - Market orientation and competitiveness

TCP/NEP/3501 TCP Facility - Baby 1 / Baby2

TCP/NEP/3501 TCP Facility - Baby 1 / Baby2

 

Objective: This TCPF will support Government of Nepal to Launch of Zero Hunger Challenge Initiative. The second component supports in the identification of potential projects in the areas of forestry and biodiversity and preparation of proposals and/or project documents to identify project ideas.

Donor: FAO

Period: 2014 - 2015 (project completed)

Baby1: Zero hunger Challenge

Budget: 64,711 USD

Baby2: Forest Bank Identification of potential forestry projects in Nepal

Budget: 22,006 USD

Priority area: 2 - Institutional and policy support environment

Geographic coverage: National

C. Emergency projects

OSRO/NEP/701/CHA Rapid response to the severely flood affected farming communities for the enhancement of food security

OSRO/NEP/701/CHA Rapid response to the severely flood affected farming communities for the enhancement of food security

Objective: To support flood affected farming house hold in the most worst affected districts through provision of critical inputs in order to resume the disrupted agricultural production activities.

 

Donor: CERF

Period: 12 Sep 2017 - 31 Mar 2018

Budget: 400,003 USD

Geographic coverage: Rautahat, Sarlahi

Priority area: support flood affected farming house hold in the most worst affected districts

 

OSRO/NEP/501/BEL - Nepal Earthquake Flash Appeal 2015 (copy 1)

OSRO/NEP/501/BEL - Nepal Earthquake Flash Appeal 2015 (copy 1)

 

Objective: The project aims to ensure time critical food security inputs are provided to areas most severely affected by the earthquake to reinvigorate livelihood systems among affected smallholder farmers.

Donor: Belgium

Period: 10/05/2015 - 09/11/2015 (Project completed)

Budget: 500,000 USD

Geographic Coverage: Dolakha, Sindhupalchwok, Rasuwa, Dhading, Nuwakot and Gorkha.

OSRO/NEP/602/USA- Building Resilience to Landslides and the Establishment of Early Warning Systems in Nepal

OSRO/NEP/602/USA- Building Resilience to Landslides and the Establishment of Early Warning Systems in Nepal

Objective: Protection of landslide prone households and crop land in the targeted areas and reduce the loss of life due to such hazards.

 

Donor: OFDA/USAID

 

Period: 02 Sep 2016 - 31 Aug 2018

 

Budget: 456,001 USD

 

Geographic coverage: Nuwakot district

 

Priority area: Protection of landslide prone households and crop land

OSRO/NEP/401/USA: Immediate technical assistance to strengthen emergency preparedness for highly pathogenic avian influenza

OSRO/NEP/401/USA: Immediate technical assistance to strengthen emergency preparedness for highly pathogenic avian influenza

The purpose of the project is to reduce the spread of HPAI H5N1 and other high impact and zoonotic influenzas in the country and possibility of a pandemic

 

Donor: USA

Period: 08 Dec 2014 - 30 Sep 2019

 

Budget: 456,001 USD

 

Geographic coverage: National

 

Priority area: to reduce the spread of HPAI H5N1 and other high impact and zoonotic influenzas

 

 

 

TCP/NEP/3504 - Emergency response to restore the rural livelihoods of earthquake-affected farmers

TCP/NEP/3504 - Emergency response to restore the rural livelihoods of earthquake-affected farmers

 

Objective: The expected outcome of the project is that 6 000 households have resumed agriculture activities and improved their food security and livelihood resilience to threats and emergencies by the end of the first rice-cropping season.

Donor: FAO

Period: 01/06/2015 - 31/05/2016 (Project completed)

Budget: 500,000 USD

Geographic Coverage: Dolakha, Sindhupalchwok, Rasuwa, Dhading, Nuwakot and Gorkha.

OSRO/NEP/501/BEL - Nepal Earthquake Flash Appeal 2015

OSRO/NEP/501/BEL - Nepal Earthquake Flash Appeal 2015

 

Objective: The project aims to ensure time critical food security inputs are provided to areas most severely affected by the earthquake to reinvigorate livelihood systems among affected smallholder farmers.

Donor: Belgium

Period: 10/05/2015 - 09/11/2015 (Project completed)

Budget: 500,000 USD

Geographic Coverage: Dolakha, Sindhupalchwok, Rasuwa, Dhading, Nuwakot and Gorkha.

OSRO/NEP/502/ITA - Emergency Assistance for Agricultural Livelihoods in Earthquake affected districts

OSRO/NEP/502/ITA - Emergency Assistance for Agricultural Livelihoods in Earthquake affected districts

 

Objective: The project contributes to increase the resilience of earthquake affected smallholder farmers to safeguard their food security and livelihoods.

Donor: Italy

Period: 13/05/2015 - 14/11/2015 (Project completed)

Budget: 533,720 USD

Geographic Coverage: Dolakha, Sindhupalchwok, Rasuwa, Dhading, Nuwakot and Gorkha.

OSRO/NEP/503/NOR - Emergency assistance to restore agricultural-based livelihoods of vulnerable earthquake-affected smallholder farmers in the six most affected districts in Nepal

OSRO/NEP/503/NOR - Emergency assistance to restore agricultural-based livelihoods of vulnerable earthquake-affected smallholder farmers in the six most affected districts in Nepal

 

Objective: The project contribute to increase the resilience of earthquake affected smallholder farmers to safeguard their food security and livelihoods.

Donor: Norway

Period: 16/06/2015 - 31/12/2015 (Project completed)

Budget: 2,548,861 USD

Geographic Coverage: Dolakha, Sindhupalchwok, Rasuwa, Dhading, Nuwakot and Gorkha.

OSRO/NEP/504/CAN - Restoring agricultural-based livelihoods of vulnerable earthquake-affected smallholder farmers

OSRO/NEP/504/CAN - Restoring agricultural-based livelihoods of vulnerable earthquake-affected smallholder farmers

 

Objective: The agricultural livelihoods of the most vulnerable earthquake-affected smallholder farmers in the six most affected districts are preserved and stabilized.

Donor: Canada

Period: 28/07/2015 - 31/07/2016 (Project completed)

Budget: 1,551,470 USD

Geographic Coverage: Sindhupalchowk, Nuwakot, Dhading, Gorkha, Rasuwa and Dolakha.

OSRO/NEP/401/USA - Immediate technical assistance to strengthen emergency preparedness for highly pathogenic avian influenza

OSRO/NEP/401/USA - Immediate technical assistance to strengthen emergency preparedness for highly pathogenic avian influenza

 

Objective: The overall objectives of EPT-2 programme under the aegis of One Health and the Global Health Security Agenda (GHSA) will include the mitigation of the impacts of novel “high consequence pathogens” at animal-human and environmental interface through early detection, national level preparedness for effective response and reduction of risk of disease emergence.

Donor: USA

Period: 2014 - 2015 (project completed)

Budget: 160,000 USD

Priority area: 1 - Food & nutrition security and safety

Geographic coverage: National

D. Regional Projects

OSRO/RAS/402/USA-ECTAD Immediate technical assistance to strengthen emergency preparedness for Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza (HPAI) (Regional Activities)

OSRO/RAS/402/USA-ECTAD Immediate technical assistance to strengthen emergency preparedness for Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza (HPAI) (Regional Activities)

Objective: The project aims at reducing the spread of H5N1 in poultry in the country, thus minimizing the risk of contagion to other mammals and humans and the possibility of a pandemic

 

Donor: USA

 

Period: 01 Oct 2014 - 30 Sep 2019

 

Budget: 13,056,800 USD

 

Priority area: To strengthen One-Health Programme in the Asia Pacific Region

 

Geographical coverage: Regional Asia & Pacific

 

TCP/RAS/3620: Strengthening One-Health Programme in the Asia Pacific Region

TCP/RAS/3620: Strengthening One-Health Programme in the Asia Pacific Region

Objective: To strengthen One-Health Programme in the Asia Pacific Region and to generate concrete evidence on improved collaboration for solving problems with multiple facets such as pesticide residues in food, the lack of food safety and hygiene leading to malnutrition and environmental pollution and other risks affecting plant health, animal health and the safety of the food that is produced through these value chains.

 

Donor: FAO

 

Period: 01 Jan 2018 - 30 Sep 2019

 

Budget: 490,000 USD

 

Priority area: To strengthen One-Health Programme in the Asia Pacific Region

 

Geographical coverage: Nepal, Papua New Guinea, Viet Nam

 

TCP/RAS/3618: trengthening the capacity for monitoring Food Security andSustainable Agriculture in the context of Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) 2 and 12

TCP/RAS/3618: trengthening the capacity for monitoring Food Security andSustainable Agriculture in the context of Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) 2 and 12

Objective: To provide a methodological framework for analyzing, testing and demonstrating SDG indicators and their monitoring tools. In order to support the member countries' efforts to improve their statistical system to monitor SDG and achieve Zero Hunger in line with global SDG monitoring framework.

 

Donor: FAO

 

Period: 01 Jan 2018 - 30 Sep 2019

 

Budget: 335,000 USD

 

Priority area: To provide a methodological framework for analyzing, testing and demonstrating SDG indicators and their monitoring tools

 

Geographic coverage: Bangladesh, Bhutan, Malaysia, Maldives, Myanmar, , Nepal, Pakistan, Philippines, Sri Lanka, Thailand, , Viet Nam, Cambodia, Nepal, Sri Lanka

 

TCP/RAS/3614/C1 TCPF: Resilient agriculture and food systems securing multiple global environment benefits in the Asia Pacific

TCP/RAS/3614/C1 TCPF: Resilient agriculture and food systems securing multiple global environment benefits in the Asia Pacific

Objective: The objective of this proposal is to support the development of a "Food Systems" Impact Programme (FIP) idea under GEF-7 that positions the management of natural resources - land, soil, water, vegetation and genetic resources - as a priority in the transformation of the agriculture sector for food security and nutrition in Asia. The FIP will support 3 countries in improving soil, water and land management through agro-ecological practices and enhance sustainable agricultural production with the aim of supporting smallholders through increased incomes and food security.

 

Donor: FAO

 

Period: 01 Sep 2017 - 30 Jun 2018

 

Budget: 99000 USD

 

Priority area: to support the development of a "Food Systems" Impact Programme (FIP) idea under GEF-7 that positions the management of natural resources - land, soil, water, vegetation and genetic resources

 

Geographic coverage: Cambodia, Nepal, Sri Lanka

 

TCP/RAS/3613/C9 TCPF: Strengthening regional capacity in the agriculture and land-use (AFLOU) sectors for enhanced transparency under the Paris Agreement (CBIT-GEF 7, Asia-Pacific regional programme support and development)

TCP/RAS/3613/C9 TCPF: Strengthening regional capacity in the agriculture and land-use (AFLOU) sectors for enhanced transparency under the Paris Agreement (CBIT-GEF 7, Asia-Pacific regional programme support and development)

Objective: This TCP-F will develop and strengthen country and regional technical and institutional capacities to meet ETF requirements, tracking and progress defining priority CCA/CCM actions achieving Nationally Determined Contributions (NDCs) in Agriculture, Forestry and Other Land Use (AFOLU) sectors.

 

Donor: FAO

 

Period: 15 Dec 2017 - 30 Nov 2018

 

Budget: 96,000 USD

 

Priority area: reviewing national policy framework and fostering enabling policy environment for production diversification and dietary diversity

 

Geographic coverage: Bangladesh, Indonesia, Myanmar, Nepal,, Sri Lanka, Viet Nam

 

TCP/RAS/3602: Creating Enabling Environments for Nutrition Sensitive Food and Agriculture to Address Malnutrition

TCP/RAS/3602: Creating Enabling Environments for Nutrition Sensitive Food and Agriculture to Address Malnutrition

Objective: The project aims at reviewing national policy framework and fostering enabling policy environment for production diversification and dietary diversity, especially tapping the potential of highly nutritious and climate-sensitive underutilized crops to address malnutrition in selected countries.

Donor: FAO

Period: 01 Jan 2017 - 31 Dec 2018

Budget: 495000 USD

Priority area: reviewing national policy framework and fostering enabling policy environment for production diversification and dietary diversity

Geographic coverage: Cambodia,
Lao, Peoples' Democratic Republic of
Myanmar, Union of
Nepal, Federal Democratic Republic of
Regional Asia & Pacific

TCP/RAS/3509 - Regional Initiative for Zero Hunger Challenge: Promoting an Integrated Home Garden and School Garden Approach for food and nutrition security in selected Southeast Asian Countries

TCP/RAS/3509 - Regional Initiative for Zero Hunger Challenge: Promoting an Integrated Home Garden and School Garden Approach for food and nutrition security in selected Southeast Asian Countries


Objective:
The proposed project will adopt an integrated, multistakeholder and holistic ‘plot to pot’ food production system that will combine the production of a variety of nutritious vegetables and fruits and small scale livestock such as chickens, ducks and aquaculture toward a more self-reliant provision of school meals. School gardens and nutrition education will be integrated into the school curricula so it becomes an integral part of the teaching and learning process. School-community links to promote shared responsibility between government and communities will be strengthened. Home gardens will help improving the diets of households and nutrition education will contribute to family nutrition.

Donor: FAO

Period: 03/06/2015 - 31/12/2016 (Project completed)

Budget: 280,000 USD

Geographic Coverage: Bangladesh, Lao, Myanmar, Nepal, Timor-Leste

GCP/RAS/294/ASB - Regional Capacity Development through Regional Cooperation on Food Security through Control of Transboundary Animal Diseases in South Asia

GCP/RAS/294/ASB - Regional Capacity Development through Regional Cooperation on Food Security through Control of Transboundary Animal Diseases in South Asia

 

Objective: Improved control and eradication of priority TADs and enhanced biosecurity and regional capacities to manage TADs in SAARC countries

Donor: ADB

Period: 2015 - 2017 (Project completed)

Budget: 1,921,315 USD

Geographic Coverage: SAARC countries.

TCP/RAS/3405 - Institutional capacity strengthening for analysis, design and dissemination of policy approaches to address risk and vulnerability of the rural poor at the country level

TCP/RAS/3405 - Institutional capacity strengthening for analysis, design and dissemination of policy approaches to address risk and vulnerability of the rural poor at the country level

 

Objective: Studies and policy analysis report prepared, Mid-level govt. Official trained in policy analysis , Regional and national experiences with policies on risk and vulnerability of smallholder farmers and landless people documented and disseminated / (GCP/RAS/276/IFA).

Period: 2013 - 2015 (project completed)

Budget: 458,000 USD

Priority area: 2 - Institutional and policy support environment

Geographic coverage: Cambodia, Lao PDR, Nepal, Vietnam

TCP/RAS/3501 - Implementation and Certification in Countries of SAARC

TCP/RAS/3501 - Implementation and Certification in Countries of SAARC

 

Objective: The project will support in the development of Standards and Scheme for Good Agriculture Practice (GAP) Implementation and Certification in Countries of SAARC.

Period: 2014 - 2016 (project completed)

Budget: 479,000 USD

Priority area: 2 - Institutional and policy support environment

Geographic coverage: Bangladesh, Bhutan, Maldives and Nepal

GCP/RAS/284/JPN - Enhancing understanding and implementation of the International Treaty on Plant Genetic Resources for Food and Agriculture in Asia

GCP/RAS/284/JPN - Enhancing understanding and implementation of the International Treaty on Plant Genetic Resources for Food and Agriculture in Asia

 

Objective: This project supports the implementation of Global plan of action for the conservation and sustainable utilization of genetic resources for food and agriculture and international treaty on plant genetic resources.

Period: 2012 - 2015 (Project completed)

Budget: 435,000 USD

Priority area: 1 - Food & nutrition security and safety

Geographic coverage: Bangladesh, Bhutan, Cambodia, India, Indonesia, Lao, Malaysia, Mongolia, Myanmar, Nepal, Pakistan, Philippines, Sri Lanka, Thailand, Viet Nam.

GCP/RAS/286/ROK - Support to capacity development in implementation of plant pest surveillance and information management in South-East Asian Countries

GCP/RAS/286/ROK - Support to capacity development in implementation of plant pest surveillance and information management in South-East Asian Countries

 

Objective: The main objective of the project is to promote the capacity of NPPOs (National Plant Protection Organizations) of the developing countries in South-East Asian region in implementation of plant pest surveillance and identification through the expertise training courses and workshops related to plant pest and information management.

Donor: Government of Korea (ROK)

Period: 2013 - 2016 (Project completed)

Budget: KRW 1 926M (equivalent to 1,796,642 USD)

Priority area: 1 - Food & nutrition security and safety

Geographic coverage: Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar, Nepal, Thailand and Vietnam.

TCP/RAS/3409 - Building statistical capacity for quality food security and nutrition information in support of better informed policies

TCP/RAS/3409 - Building statistical capacity for quality food security and nutrition information in support of better informed policies

 

Objective: The project aims at enhancing the accuracy of food security and nutrition data and the analytical skills at country level for sound policy decision making towards promoting food security and hunger reduction.

Donor: FAO

Period: 2013 - 2015 (Project completed)

Budget: 450,000 USD

Priority area: 2 - Institutional and policy support environment

Geographic coverage: Bangladesh, Lao PDR, Philippines, Nepal.

TCP/RAS/3502 - Reduction of post-harvest losses in horticultural chains in SAARC Countries

TCP/RAS/3502 - Reduction of post-harvest losses in horticultural chains in SAARC Countries

 

Objective: The project will contribute to strengthening capacity within the post-harvest sector to contribute to food security and nutrition, by improving produce quality and safety, and reducing post-harvest losses.

Donor: FAO

Period: 2014 - 2016

Budget: 487,000 USD (Project completed)

Priority area: 1 - Food & nutrition security and safety

Geographic coverage: Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Maldives, Nepal, Pakistan, Sri Lanka.

TCP/RAS/3506 - Strengthening forest tenure for sustaining livelihoods and generating income

TCP/RAS/3506 - Strengthening forest tenure for sustaining livelihoods and generating income

 

Objective: The major objective of the project is to strengthen regulatory and institutional frameworks related to forest tenure in the pilot countries.

Donor: FAO

Period: 2014 - 2016 (Project completed)

Budget: 375,000 USD

Priority area:4 - Natural resource conservation and utilization including adaptation to climate change

Geographic coverage: Cambodia, Nepal, Viet Nam.

E. Global Project

GCP/GLO/324/NOR - Right to Food

GCP/GLO/324/NOR - Right to Food

 

Objective: The project aims to support the Government of Nepal to promote, protect and monitor human rights in programmes, policies and legislation on food security and right to food in Nepal.

Donor: Government of Norway

Period: 2012 - 2015 (Project completed)

Budget: 185,541 USD (Nepal Component)

Priority area: 2 - Institutional and policy support environment

Geographic coverage: National.

PGM/MUL/2012-2017/FFF - Forest and Farm Facility Nepal

PGM/MUL/2012-2017/FFF - Forest and Farm Facility Nepal

 

Objective: The project aims to increase household income of the smallholder, women, community and indigenous peoples groups by sustainable management of forest and farm resources.

Donor: Government of Finland

Period: 2014 - 2016 (Project completed)

Budget: 500,000 USD (Nepal component)

Priority area: 4 - Natural resource conservation and utilization including adaptation to climate change.

Geographic coverage: Kavre, Nawalparasi.

UNJP/GLO/386 UNJ Baby - 1 UN REDD

UNJP/GLO/386 UNJ Baby - 1 UN REDD

 

Objective: The project’s major aim is the assessment of national Policies, Laws and Regulations (PLRs) and institutional arrangements pertaining to REDD+ and to identify gaps and overlaps for REDD+ implementation.

Donor: UN REDD Program - UNDP/UNEP

Period: 2014 - 2015 (Project completed)

Budget: USD 51,760 (Nepal component)

Priority area: 2 - Institutional and policy support environment

Geographic coverage: National

GCP/GLO/416/UK - Integrated Food Security Phase Classification (IPC) Chronic Roll-out Project in Nepal

GCP/GLO/416/UK - Integrated Food Security Phase Classification (IPC) Chronic Roll-out Project in Nepal

 

Objective: This global project aims to improve the shared understanding of the food security situation through standardized food insecurity scales, enhance food security analysis capacity at national and regional levels and increase technical consensus to support coordinated decision making.

Donor: UK

Period: 2014 - 2015 (Project completed)

Budget: 35,300 USD

Priority area: 2: Institutional and policy support environment

Geographic coverage: National

GCP/GLO/ 508/ IFA/IFAD – FAO Initiative in Nepal

GCP/GLO/ 508/ IFA/IFAD – FAO Initiative in Nepal

 

Objective: The objective of the support will be to ensure quality of support services through FFS. Activities will include (1) planning of FFS roll-out; (2) implementation support and (3) monitoring and evaluation.

Donor: IFAD

Period: 2014 - 2015 (Project completed)

Budget: 51,760 USD

Priority area: 2 - Institutional and policy support environment

Geographic coverage: National