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Author: Ujjwal Pradhan
Publisher: IWMI
Keywords: nepal, role, development, management, ngos, irrigation, lalitpur, jawalakhel, september, college, national, proceedings, workshop, administrative, staff
Number of Pages: 178
Published: 1992
ISBN-10: 9290901810
ISBN-13: 9789290901815

Author: Aurora Ferrari
Publisher: World Bank Publications
Keywords: nepal, services, financial, access
Number of Pages: 104
Published: 2007-04-15
ISBN-10: 082136989X
ISBN-13: 9780821369890

Over the past 20 years Nepal's financial sector has become deeper and the number and type of financial intermediaries have grown rapidly. Recent reforms have also made the banking sector more stable. Still, access to financial services remains limited for many people in Nepal, and has even been declining in recent years. 'Access to Financial Services in Nepal' examines the country's supply of and demand for financial services and the constraints to increasing access to them. It offers recommendations on how to make the financial sector work for all of Nepal's people, and especially for low-inc

Author: Gauchan, D.
Publisher: Bioversity International
Keywords: nepal, recommendations, policy, february, kathmandu, national, scientific, conservation, farm, contribution, agrobiodiversity, basis
Number of Pages: 55
ISBN-10: 9290435755
ISBN-13: 9789290435754

Author: Omar Sattaur
Publisher: Oxfam
Keywords: horizons, new, nepal
Number of Pages: 68
Published: 1996
ISBN-10: 085598290X
ISBN-13: 9780855982904

To most people in the developed world, Nepal is an unspoilt Shangri-La of spectacular scenery and remote picturesque villages. This book goes behind the glossy tourist brochures to examine the reality of a complex and rapidly changing society. Nepal: New Horizons? examines the changes in people's attitudes to the traditional monarchy and rigid social structures, and describes the reality of life in a society which is undergoing a major change as a result of contact with Western influences - particularly tourism.

Author: Edward D. Martin
Publisher: IWMI
Keywords: examples, hills, nepal, systems, managed, irrigation, management, farmer, institutions
Number of Pages: 23
Published: 1987

The paper examines farmer organizations and property rights which have evolved as institutions in Nepal that enable collective management of water for agricultural production.

Author: Isaku Endo
Publisher: World Bank Publications
Keywords: remittance, reducing, inefficiencies, migration, flows, process, impact, nepal, corridor, enhancing, qatar, integrity
Number of Pages: 63
Published: 2011-07-18
ISBN-10: 0821370502
ISBN-13: 9780821370506

This report identifies challenges in the migration process from Nepal to Qatar (related to high migration costs and their financing) and constraints in the remittance transfer process from Qatar to Nepal, which together limit the development and poverty reduction impact of remittance flows to Nepali households. The report analyzes migration practices, remittance transfer processes, and their underlying legal and regulatory framework in the Qatar-Nepal Corridor in order to provide policy recommendations that would help improve the scale and impact of remittance transfers from Qatar to Nepal, an

Author: Devendra Chhetry
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: poverty, nepal, profile, measurement, practices
Number of Pages: 42
Published: 2009-03-01
ISBN-10: 1437905641
ISBN-13: 9781437905649

Reviews the poverty measuring practices, available measures of poverty, and economic growth figures of Nepal. The poverty rates for FY 1976-77, 1984-85, and 1995-96 are found to be not comparable due to change in methodology over time. The three poverty rates average 40%. Nepal has experienced high economic growth during the 7th (1985-86 to 1989-90) and 8th (1992-93 to 1996-97) Plan periods with no strong evidences of poverty reduction. This incompatible result is partially explained by comparing growth of the agricultural sector with the role of the sector in providing employment and income g
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