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Nepal: Community Livestock Development Project (South Asia Project Brief)

dc.contributor.authorGovinda P. Gewali
dc.date.accessioned2015-01-24T13:09:12Z
dc.date.available2015-01-24T13:09:12Z
dc.date.issued2012-10-01
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/11540/459
dc.description.abstractThe intent of national plans, the views of poverty and conflict-affected communities, the recommendations of the Asian Development Bank (ADB) Livestock Subsector Review, and the ADB country program strategy all recognize the need for a livestock project with a poverty reduction focus: one that meets the needs of the poor; effectively links production and marketing; creates jobs; and meets urban market requirements for meat, milk, and eggs currently supplied by imports. The Community Livestock Development Project was thus prepared with government and key stakeholder participation, taking into account lessons learned in earlier ADB-assisted livestock development projects. The impact was to reduce the incidence of poverty in rural communities in the project area. Its outcome was to improve the levels of food security, nutrition, incomes, and employment for 164,000 families through increased productivity of the livestock subsector in an environmentally sustainable and socially equitable manner, while enhancing the capacity of the people to manage an ongoing process of development themselves.
dc.languageEnglish
dc.publisherAsian Development Bank
dc.rightsCC BY 3.0 IGO
dc.rights.urihttp://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/igo
dc.titleNepal: Community Livestock Development Project (South Asia Project Brief)
dc.typeBriefs
dc.subject.expertSustainable agriculture
dc.subject.expertCommercial agriculture
dc.subject.expertAgricultural And Rural Development
dc.subject.expertWater Resources Development
dc.subject.expertSustainable Development
dc.subject.adbAgribusiness
dc.subject.adbAgroindustry
dc.subject.adbAgricultural institutes
dc.subject.adbAgricultural development
dc.subject.adbJoint projects
dc.subject.adbDevelopment models
dc.subject.adbIndustrial policy
dc.subject.naturalFood Supply
dc.subject.naturalEconomic development
dc.subject.naturalNew agricultural enterprises
dc.subject.naturalCooperative agriculture
dc.subject.naturalGovernment policy
dc.subject.naturalEntrepreneurship
dc.subject.naturalCommunication in rural development
dc.subject.naturalDevelopment banks
dc.title.seriesSouth Asia Project Briefs
dc.contributor.imprintAsian Development Bank
oar.themeAgriculture
oar.themeDevelopment
oar.dep.sourceSARD
oar.identifierOAR-000938
oar.authorGewali, Govinda P.
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