FLEGT – Workshop on ‘Awareness raising on FLEGT, control system and share field review findings’

18 September 2016:  A one-day workshop onphoto ‘Awareness Raising on FLEGT, Control system and Share Field Review Findings’ was organized in association with Nepal Foresters’ Association (NFA) at NFA Conference Hall in Kathmandu. Deputy Director General of Department of Forests, Mr. Ganesh Jha was the chief guest of the event which was chaired by General Secretary of NFA, Mr. Bishnu Prasad Acharya. The event was attended by a total of 46 participants from different institutes/organizations – CSOs, Academia, Foresters, Government officials, Timber entrepreneurs and representatives of Piloting CFUGs and CFM from relevant project districts. Shankar Paudel from Rupantaran Nepal presented about the FLEGT concept and up-to-date progresses whereas the consultant Arun Poudyal  presented the findings of field review study of FLEGT project.