FAO in Nepal

FAO upsurges food security through crop and animal productivity

The women group shared on better livelihood after goat farming in their community at Lahan Municipality.
05/07/2022

FAO upsurges food security through crop and animal productivity

 

To enhance climate resilience, improve agricultural productivity and nutrition practices of targeted smallholder farming communities, Food and Nutrition Security Enhancement Project (FANSEP) is being implemented in 4 flood and 4 earthquake affected districts of Nepal under the Technical Assistance from FAO Nepal.

Mr. Ken Shimizu, FAO Representative for Nepal, recently paid a visit to the FANSEP project area in the Siraha district of the Madesh Province. In his visit to the project area, FAOR met with the newly elected representatives of Bariyarpatti Rural Municipality (RM). The RM chairperson and Deputy Chair provided updates on the FANSEP project’s operations and remarkable changes made in agriculture, vegetable production and nutrition.