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Regenerating forests and livelihoods in Nepal: a new lease of life. Unfolding the experience of 20 years of poverty alleviation through leasehold forestry in the Himalayas.

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This book seeks to capture the leasehold forestry experience, with a special focus on the Leasehold Forestry and Livestock Programme, which has been a critical part of the leasehold forestry experience in Nepal for approximately 20 years. It describes the origins and evolution of the various leasehold forestry programmes and projects that have been launched in the country, as well as their objecti...

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Chapter 6 (Page no: 179)

When the programme leaves.

This chapter explores the issues of sustainability and of the integration of community and leasehold forestry. What needs to happen and how? Who needs to make it happen and how? And, most importantly, can it happen? The sections presented in this chapter are adaptations of 'thought pieces' that were written expressly for this chapter by those who have been involved in leasehold forestry since the concept first took root. The chapter ends with a summary of the Kathmandu Declaration June 2014 arising from LFLP closing workshop: 'the Regional Workshop on Pro-Poor Leasehold Forestry', which brought them and over 170 other practitioners, leasehold farmers, decision makers, academics, civil society - with over 20 years of collective experience - to discuss the future of leasehold forestry.

Other chapters from this book

Chapter: 1 (Page no: 22) Rural Nepal: its people, its forests. Author(s): Thierry, B.
Chapter: 2 (Page no: 43) An initiative takes root - HLFFDP, the first leasehold forestry project. Author(s): Thierry, B.
Chapter: 3 (Page no: 58) The initiative gathers force - LFLP, the second leasehold forestry project. Author(s): Thierry, B.
Chapter: 4 (Page no: 116) Impacts of leasehold forestry. Author(s): Thierry, B.
Chapter: 5 (Page no: 150) Beyond the two projects, a national perspective and institutional context. Author(s): Thierry, B.
Chapter: 7 (Page no: 213) Conclusions. Author(s): Thierry, B.