- Language: English
- Published: February 2013
- Region: Asia
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Community Forestry: Glamour and Gripes. Edition No. 1
- ID: 1899518
- August 2010
- 108 Pages
- VDM Publishing House
The brink and pedantic forecast of the World Bank regarding forest depletion in Nepal proved wrong with the success of community forestry. This book deals with dimensions of community forestry and is based on a case study: Kumariban community forest. Community forestry has replenished greenery in the denuded hills however most of the poor and deprived people have not benefitted from the programme. This book takes a balanced perspective and is intended for general readers and students having interest on community forestry in Nepal.
Anuja Raj, Sharma.
Dr. Anuja Raj Sharma holds a doctorate degree in Economics from Tribhuvan University, Nepal. He studied MSc Forestry at Wageningen University. He was awarded Netherlands Fellowship and WINROCK Grant for the studies. He has two decades of experience in Community Forestry with research interest on distributional aspects.