FFSnet Database

Organisation FAO Representation in Nepal (FAO-Nepal)
Country Nepal
Last update: 31/12/2010
Address PO Box 25, UN House, Pulchowk, Lalitpur , Kathmandu  
Website www.fao.org/world/nepal 
Email FAO-NP@fao.org
Telephone +977 1-5523990
Fax +977 1-5526358
Mandate Public admin./legislation/ Policy develo
Scope 3. National
Type International/UN
Description  Between 1967 and 2004, some 160 projects and programmes covering various aspects of agriculture such as policies and legislations, crop diversification, vegetable production, dairy farming, small farmer development, aquaculture, community and leasehold forestry development, marketing and post harvest management, empowerment of women and participatory watershed management have been implemented in the country. At present FAO is co-operating with various agencies of Nepal through 11 ongoing projects and programme covering such areas as: integrated pest management, olive production and processing, fodder oat technologies, transboundry animal diseases, plant quarantine and review of agricultural policies and legislation- all aiming to introduce and sustain innovative approaches to agriculture and rural development.
1.1 Socio- economic Sector (OECD) 311 Agriculture
Role Activity ID Activity Country
Funder project details  project details FAO projects in Nepal Nepal