Completed Projects

Community-based forestry and livelihoods in the context of climate change adaptation
  • Period: 01/01/2010 – 01/01/2012
  • Financial Support: Asia Pacific Network

The project aims to investigate how climate change is affecting forest-dependent communities and the actual and potential adaptation measures that enable households, communities and networks to remain resilient.

To reduce corruptin in the community forestry sector by promoting innovative, transparent, participatory, and accountable governance system in Nepal
  • Period: 01/01/2012 – 01/03/2013
  • Financial Support: The Partnership for Transparency Fund, Inc.

the specific objective of the project are: 1) Increase understanding of people of six participating CFUGs about the corruption in the forestry sector; 2) promote and institutionalize anti-corruption mechanisms throug civic awareness, networking and campaigns in the sub-distric level; 3) Strengthen institutional capacity of CFGUs and CBOs along with ForestAction itself to fight against corruption and enhance transparency, 4) Develop innovative institutional processes including tool it to strengthen good governance ( increase trnsparancy, accountability and inclusion) and reduce corruption at community level 5) document and share the corruption-reducing lessons of the project with the wider communities and policy maker.