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IFAD NEPAL KNOWLEDGE EVENT 2014 - BRIEF REPORT
Our concerted effort for agricultural development; Along with the stories, hopes and experiences of farmers IFAD NEPAL KNOWLEDGE EVENT 2014 - BRIEF REPORT Kaushal Shrestha    The first IFAD Nepal Knowledge Event was held on a rainy October 13 afternoon, in Kathmandu, in the presence of almost 100 participants, including Mr. Jaya Mukunda Khanal, respected Secretary at...
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Stories from the Field: Empowering Rural Women
Text: Kaushal Man Shrestha Photos: © IFAD, Kaushal Shrestha Ram Piyari Ghorsaine Social Mobiliser, Kavre, LFLP In hope of supporting better lives, for themselves and their families, around 1000 Nepali men travel abroad for work every single day. While some return with fulfilled hopes, many returnees are not as fortunate. But what is actually unfortunate is that a certain...
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Hidden Stories of the Hidden Himalayas
ECS Nepal | , March 2013 Humla? Do you know it is the most rural part of Nepal? Humla? 2900 meters above sea level! You are going to freeze to death! Humla? Make sure you pack loads of food! People are starving there and you might as well. Humla? Now you’ll see the “real” Nepal! Humla? I just read news about salt shortage there. With all these warnings,...
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