Potential for conflict : community forestry and decentralisation legislation in Nepal

Abstract: Contradictions and conflicts in the Nepalese legislation regarding decentralization and the devolution of powers to local communities over forest resources are analysed. There is a need for more consultation between forest user groups and local, elected institutions.

Author(s): Belbase, Narayan; Regmi, Dhrubesh Chandra

Source(s): , Talking points; 1/02 38 p., ill., tabs, 25 cm Talking points 1/02

Published: 2002 International centre for integrated mountain development (ICIMOD), Kathmandu (English

ISBN/ISSN: 92-9115-460-1/

Link: http://books.icimod.org/index.php/search/submit

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