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Understanding Women's Participation in Forestry in Nepal

Publication Date
01 Mar 2015
Editors
FAO; RECOFTC
Publisher
FAO; RECOFTC
Serial No.
0000068
Understanding Women's Participation in Forestry in Nepal

This brief discusses how gender perspectives are being integrated in Nepal's forest policies, laws and regulations in terms of women's representation, participation, access and decision-making in forest use and management. The brief also highlights the key challenges that prevail and outlines recommendations to promote gender mainstreaming further in forestry.