FECOFUN Nepal

Capacity Building of Local Communities (LCs) and Civil Society Organizations (CSOs) on REDD+ in Nepal

Executing Agency: Federation of community Forestry Users Nepal (FECOFUN)

The main objective of this sub-project is to enhance the knowledge and capacity of targeted LCs and their representative CSOs including IPs, Women, Madheshi, Muslims, and youth on major aspects of REDD+ through different innovative approaches. The specific objectives of the sub-project are as follows:

  • Capacitate local communities and CSOs of the local and national level in the light of their needs and requirement on REDD+
  • To create enabling environment for the regular meetings, interaction, discussions, and dialogues among CSOs through CSO alliance and between CSO and government authorities for the implementation of National REDD+ Strategy and other REDD+ programs
  • Promote and support for the full and effective participation of local communities in the implementation of ER program and benefits sharing with adequate information, knowledge, skills, and capacity on the basic aspects of REDD+.