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Association of Family Forest Owners, Nepal (AFFON) is; a common platform and umbrella organization for ensuring the tenure and usufruct rights of Family forest owners since 8th March, 2015 (B.S 2071/11/24). AFFON takes initiatives in contributing to the national slogan “Prosperous Nepal, Happy Nepali”. AFFON…

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Our Mission

Sustainable management of Family Forest and economic development with ensuring rights for establishment of prosperous Nepal.”

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Province level Policy dialogues begun !
Province level Policy dialogues begun !
24 September, 2021
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AFFON’s participation in Global Evergreening Alliances’ platform !
AFFON’s participation in Global Evergreening Alliances’ platform !
21 September, 2021
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Welcoming Forest Act released by Dhulikhel municipality !
Welcoming Forest Act released by Dhulikhel municipality !
5 August, 2021
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Views on Family Forests’ contribution in environment !
29 July, 2021
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Our Objectives

  • Establishment of potential organization for securing and establishment of further Rights of family forest farmers.
  • Economic Transformation of Family forest Farmers through sustainable management of Family Forest.
  • Advocacy for formulation and implementation of policy for ensuring rights of Family Forest farmers.

Ongoing Projects

Forest and Farm Facility (FFF) Programme
Forest and Farm Facility (FFF) Programme

Project title: Forest and Farm Facility (FFF) Programme Project background: Building on the work of the National Forest Programme (NFP) and the Growing Forest Partnership (GFP), a new global initiative called the Forest and Farm Facility (FFF) is being implemented jointly by IUCN, the Food…

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Empowerment of Communities through democratic natural resource management .
Empowerment of Communities through democratic natural resource management .

AFFON has been chiefly working with Danish Forestry Extension (DFE) since it's establishment phase. Danish Forestry Extension aims at contributing poverty reduction through responsible forest and local environment management. The program is being implemented in three countries, engaging with four partners through different program components.…

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