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Content related to: The management and usage rights of natural resources such as land, water, soil, plants and animals

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Urban Plantation Practices at Kathmandu, Nepal: Forest and Environment Minister Launched urban trail plantation
For carbon offset and to be adapted in the urban, the urban plantation is necessary and the plantation at Kathmandu as a piloting has recently been launched by jointly Division Forest Office and Adaptations for Smallholders in Hilly Areas (ASHA) Project Support Uni, Hattisar Kathmandu. The lesson of tall plant plantation has been a successful model for urban adaptation and mitigation. Honorable Forest and Environment Minister Mr. Shakti Bahadur Basnet launched the urban pedestrian train plantation for greenery activities.
Climate resilient land management in ASHA project: Rolpa
The practices of land management has been implemented in Rolpa district; after management, the land erosion has been controlled and supported to sustainable production of agriculture product to support livelihood generation. It is considered the practice is climate resilient.
Flexi Bio-Gas Installed in Nepal and reduced carbon emissions: a good lesson learnt
Six flexi bio gas was installed in Nepal on 19th Dec. 2016 and being in operation from Feb 2018. All are in operation and producing the gas regularly. Gas producing from one bio gas is being enough for one day (cooking in morning and evening and tea of day) of 5-6 family members. It has reduced the fire wood consumption and smoke hand. Farmers are happy and encouraged easy to handle and operate. It is piloted now and date are being recorded. Preliminary records show the positive impact in the community.
IFAD-Philippines Gender Network (IPGN)
A network of gender focals from IFAD-Assisted projects, cso, implementing agencies in the Philippines created mainly to provide a forum where gender focal persons (GFPs) to discuss and analyze gender issues and formulate recommendations; • create a venue for gender sharing among peers and learning from gender experts and resource persons, listen to rural voices from the field to learn from their experiences and establish a support network group on gender to help each other in mainstreaming gender equality in IFAD-assisted projects.
Knowledge and Learning market-Policy Engagement
More than 360 participants from IFAD, FAO, DAR, DA, DSWD and their Philippine network partners composed of the national government and line agencies, local government units, congress, financial and donor agencies, private/business sector, academe, media, CSO and PO delegates attended the “IYFF Knowledge and Learning Market-Policy Engagement” from 24-25 November 2014 held at 2nd Floor DA-BSWM Convention Center in Diliman, Quezon City, Philippines. On it's 8the year, Knowledge and Learning Market was held as pre-activity to the International Year of Family Farming (IYFF) Global Closing held in Manila, Philippines on 27 November 2014.
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