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A 65 years old manages a model farm!
Apr 11, 2020

Association of Family Forest Owners Nepal (AFFON) member Mr. Laxmi Bahadur Khadka, 65 years old resident of Baghkhor in Banke district, has established a model farm. Mr. Khadka has maintained the farm in 4 bighas (0.6482 ha) of his farmland.  Masala ( ), Tik (Tectona…

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A beautiful Family Forest in Jhapa !
A beautiful Family Forest in Jhapa !
Feb 18, 2020

Video Credit: Rajendra Bhatta Please follow the link below for further perusal: https://www.facebook.com/100009399210371/videos/2108378692818751/

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Woes of being forest farmer!
Woes of being forest farmer!
Feb 16, 2020

A member of Family Forest Owners Nepal (AFFON) Banke has established a nursery of lahare pipal(Ficus religiosa) spread over two bighas of private land (0.8 ha). Mr.Yam Bahadur Khadka, recident of Chapaurgaudhi district of Banke(western Nepal), owner of the nursery, has grown about one lakh…

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Banke observed plantation!
Banke observed plantation!
Feb 16, 2020

AFFON Banke organised plantation program during the first week of September. The plantation was mainly conducted in the Khaskusma VDC ward no.8 Chapargaudi (Banke district, western Nepal). 50 farmers planted 25ooo saplings of different species including Tik(Tectona grandis) , Masala (), Saal (Shorea robusta), bakaino…

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AFFONs District Chapters getting functional!
AFFONs District Chapters getting functional!
Feb 16, 2020

AFFONs district Chapter Banke, organised an introductory mass meeting at Khajura Khurda VDC of Bake, Western Nepal, on 23rd April 2016. Family forest owners from the surrounding 9 VDCs marked their participation on the event with Mr Jog Raj Giri, Chairman AFFON as Chief Guest and…

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AFFON at XIV WFC 2015 (7-11 September, 2015)
AFFON at XIV WFC 2015 (7-11 September, 2015)
Feb 16, 2020

(XIV WFC 2015): 7-11 September, 2015 Forests & People: Investing in a Sustainable Future The XIV World Forestry Congress hosted by the Republic of South Africa was the first to be held in Africa. The Congress brought together the global forestry community (inclusive participation with…

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Kachahari on Pro-poor Forest Governance: Issues and Challenges
Kachahari on Pro-poor Forest Governance: Issues and Challenges
Feb 16, 2020

The one day intensive discussion program was jointly organized by AFFON and KIRDARC with the financial support of Multi Stakeholders Forestry Program on 13th of July 2015 at Uddhami Ghar, Buddhanagar, Kathmandu. The event had marked the presence of around 50 participants covering wide range…

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