A Guide to Establishing a Community Biodiversity Management Fund for Enhancing Agricultural Biodiversity Conservation and Rural Livelihoods
Authors: Pitambar Shrestha, Sajal Sthapit, Indra Prasad Paudel, Shreeram Subedi, Abishkar Subedi, Bhuwon Ratna Sthapit
The establishment of a CBM fund can be used as a good practice for empowering local people to organize and invest in the local agenda, to provide
incentives to support on farm conservation of rare and valuable crop genetic resources and to contribute to the livelihoods of resource poor farmers. This flyer is intended to be a guide on how establish CBM fund in agricultural biodiversity management projects building on LI-BIRD's experiences.