Cultivating Peace: Educating Farmers on the Comprehensive Peace Agreement

PROJECT LOCATION Banke, Bardia, Surkhet, Rupandehi, Palpa and Syangja
PROFESSIONAL STAFF 6
OTHER STAFF 0
NAME OF CLIENT/DONOR Chemonics International Inc.
NO. OF PROFESSIONAL MAN MONTHS 18
NO. OF OTHER MAN MONTHS 0
START DATE (Month/Year) January 2008
COMPLETION DATE (Month/Year) April 2008
APPROX. VALUE OF SERVICES NRs. 5,764,731
NAME OF ASSOCIATION FIRM, IF ANY:  
NO. OF MAN-MONTHS OF PROFESSIONAL STAFF PROVIDED BY ASSOCIATED FIRM: Not Applicable

NAME OF SENIOR STAFF

Mr. Badri Adhikari, Mr. Radha Krishna Tiwari, Mr. Prem Raj Bhatta, Ms. Srijana Ghimire, Mr. Lok Shastra and Mr. Dipak Bhakka, District Coordinators were responsible for the implementation, supervision and monitoring of the project activities.

NARRATIVE DESCRIPTION OF PROJECT

The major objective of the program was to train a total of 750 Marketing Planning Committee (MPC) members who inturn have trained a total of 1800 Farmers Group Representative (FGR). The trained FGR have further trained a total of 2250 individuals belonging to the farming community at the village level to Cultivate Peace and Educate Farmers on the Comprehensive Peace Accord.

DESCRIPTION OF SERVICES PROVIDED

  • Social mobilization
  • Capacity building
  • Technical assistance
  • Linkage and coordination