Community Seed Banks in Nepal: Past, Present, Future



This publication is an output of a national workshop co-organized by organizations directly involved in supporting and facilitating the process of establishing and strengthening community seed banks in Nepal. The workshop was hosted by LI-BIRD in association with USC Canada Asia, Pokhara, Nepal, Oxfam Nepal, Kathmandu and Bioversity International, Rome, Italy. Partial funding for the workshop and publication was provided by the Community-based Biodiversity Management South Asia programme of LI-BIRD, supported by the Development Fund of Norway, the Neglected and Under-utilized Species project supported by the International Fund for Agriculture Development through Bioversity International, and by the Strengthening capacities to implement the ITPGRFA project, also through Bioversity International.