Tailored Made Training (TMT) 

LI-BIRD has invested for over two decades in generating new knowledge and technologies by conducting action research on cutting-edge and contemporary issues using bottom-up, needs- and rights-based approaches. LI-BIRD, thus, started sharing its learning through Tailored Made Training (TMT) and other forms of short courses as a means for building capacity of staff, partners and interested stakeholders. It has conducted over dozen of TMT short courses, exposure visits/traveling seminars and provided technical expertise upon request especially for sharing knowledge, capacity building and strengthening organizational learning. 

Recently Offered Courses

 

Recently Completed Courses

Short Course on Enhancing Entrepreneurship Skills on Agricultural Marketing and Business Plan Development

Short course on Home Garden: A proven approach to improving family nutrition and household resilience

Short course on Research Data Analysis and Technical Report Writing

 

International course on Plant genetic resources and resilient seed systems for sustainable food security

Short Course on Developing Climate-resilient Agriculture System 

 

Upcoming TMTs and Short Courses

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1

Value chain development and entrepreneurship skills for enhancing livelihoods

Chhabi Paudel

Nita Gurung, Nir BK, Manoj Thakur, Vijay Gurung, Sajeev Shrestha, Sandesh Paneru, Tek Baruwal

7-11 Aug

KTM/ Dhulikhel

 

2

Integrated home garden approach

PP Khatiwada

Shambhu Basnet, Roshan Adhikari, Aastha Bhusal, Subash Gautam, Ritesh Yadav, Nita Gurung, Ram Bahadur KC, …

4-7 Sept

Bandipur

 

3

Nepal excursion: Students from University of Bonn, Germany and Wageningen, Netherlands

AGURUNG

Lakpa Sherpa et. al.,

6-9 Sept

Kathmandu

 

4

Developing Climate resilient agriculture system building resilience to climate change

Bikash Paudel, PhD

Pashupati Chaudhary, PhD; Kiran Bhatta, PhD; AGURUNG, Astha Bhusal, et.al ...

18-22 Sept

Bardibas, Makwanpur, Pokhara to KTM

 

5

Participatory crop improvement for food and nutrition security

Rajeev Dhakal

Bal Kirshna Joshi, PhD; Krishna Hari Ghimire, Pitamber Shrestha, John Witcombe, PhD; …

6-9 Oct

Bardibas/ Sindhuli

 

6

Research data analysis and technical report writing

BalKrishna Joshi, PhD

Santosh Marahatta, Ritesh Yadav, Bishnu Dhakal/ Parshu BK, Kiran Bhatta, PhD; …

10-14 Oct

Chitwan

 

7

Post harvest technology: Managing post-harvest loss in agriculture

PP Khatiwada

Dhruba Bhattarai, Tek Gotame, Aastha Bhusal, Subash Gautam, Ritesh Yadav, Nita Gurung, Ram Bahadur KC, …

10-13 Oct

Chitwan

 

8

International course on Plant Genetic Resources (PGR) and Seeds

Abiskar Subedi, PhD

Lavinia Plataroti, Bikash Paudel, Pitamber Shrestha, …

23 Oct- 10 Nov

KTM/ Dhulikhel

 

9

International course on Facilitating Multi-Stakeholder Partnerships (MSPs) to foster sustainable and inclusive food systems

Jan Brouwers, PhD

Femke Godon, Pashupati Chaudhary, PhD et. al.,

25 Oct- 3 Nov

Pokhara

 

10

Master Training of Trainers (MToT) for training design and delivery

Naniram Subedi, PhD

Gopal Kafle, Nita Gurung, Manoj Thakur, Sunilsun Shakya, …

19-25 Nov

Pokhara

 

11

Result based monitoring, evaluation and learning (MEAL)

Narbikram Thapa, PhD (Yet to confirm)

Kiran Bhatta, PhD; Chan Gurung, PhD; Narayan Bhatta, Laxman Neupane, Sunilsun Shakya, Laba Thapa

11-15 Dec

KTM/ Pokhara

 

Pipeline TMTs and Short Courses:

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1

Agricultural research design and data analysis

BalKrishna Joshi, PhD

Ritesh Yadav, Bishnu Dhakal, Parshu BK, Santosh Marahatta, Kiran Bhatta, PhD

Course flyer almost ready

2

Practical solutions for sustainable agriculture

Roshan Pudasaini

A Gurung, ...

Course flyer almost ready

3

Backyard poultry farming for enhancing nutritional security and income generation

Shankar Raj Panta

Prachand Kattel, A Gurung, …

Course flyer almost ready

4

Mainstreaming CCA and DRR into local planning process

Sunilsun Shakya

Keshab Datta Bhatta, Ram Chandra Neupane, Laxman Neupane, Nita Gurung, Raju Jati

Course flyer almost ready

5

On-farm conservation of agro-biodiversity for enhancing local seed system

Pitamber Shrestha

Bharat Bhandari, Rita Gurung, Bal K. Joshi, PhD; Krishnahari Ghimire, Deepa Singh

Under progress

6

Mainstreaming GESI into program development and planning process

Nita Gurung

Pashupati Chaudhary, PhD; Durja Man Tamang, Baijayanti Giri

Under progress

7

Strategic Planning and organizational development

Sunilsun shakya

Laxman Neupane, Nita Gurung, …

Yet to develop

8

ToT on effective communication and Participatory social analysis (SAS Toolkit-2)

Bikash paudel, PhD

Pitamber Shrestha, Nita Gurung, Bhawani P Karel, Manoj Thakur, Chet Nath Kanel, Durja Man Tamang, …

Yet to develop

9

Agro-ecological farming principles and practices improving HH resilience to climate change

Bharat Bhandari

Chhabi Paudel, Ram Bahadur KC, Anand gautam, Minnath Paudel

Yet to develop

10

Financial literacy for smooth operation and management of Cooperatives and CBOs

Laxman Neupane

Nita Gurung, Chhabi Paudel, Vijay Kumar Gurung, Ghuran Thakur, Govinda Bahadur Raut

Yet to develop

11

Access to finance, credit, insurance and banking services for economic growth and development

Laxman Neupane

Nita Gurung, Vijay Kumar Gurung, Ghuran Thakur, Govinda Bahadur Raut

Yet to develop

12

Concept, taste and politics of federalism in changing context of Nepalese governance system

Laxman Neupane

Nita Gurung, …

Yet to develop

13

Analysis of policy, power, lobbing and advocacy

Laxman Neupane

Ram Chandra Neupane, Durja Man Tamang, Nita Gurung, …

Yet to develop

14

Proposal development and report writing

Pashupati Chaudhary, PhD

Anita Pandey, Sunilsun Shakya, Laxman Neupane,  Chet Nath Kanel, …

Yet to develop

15

Application of GIS in natural resource mapping and vulnerability assessment

Bhawani P Kharel, PhD

Laxman Neupane, Sunilsun Shakya, Bal K. Joshi, Raju Jati, Bishnu Maharjan

Yet to develop

16

Seed and sapling production and marketing

Deepa Singh

Navin Pradhan, PP Khatiwada, Tek Gotame, Mahendra khanal

Yet to develop

17

Organic farming and market linkage

Deepa Singh

Navin Pradhan;  R. D. Timila, PhD; Kiran Bhatta, PhD; ....

Yet to develop

18

Conflict management and community development

Laxman Neupane

Laxman Neupane, Durja Man Tamang, Nita Gurung, …

Yet to develop


For more information:

Please contact at training@libird.org or 9851230438.