Focus Group Discussion for sharing and reviewing Nepal’s ER-PD

After the finalization of the draft Nepal’s ER-PD, it is in the review and final consultation with key group. COFSUN, Nepal has done review and reference level review of the draft ER-PD to provide comment and feedback for further improvement in the document. COFSUN, Nepal has also conducted focus group discussion with women, dalit, forestry facilitators and IPs separately. The concerns of these groups were listed and provided to WWF for incorporating in the ER-PD.

The FGDs detail is tabulated below.

S.N.Focus Group Discussion withDateVenueParticipants Nature
1Forestry FacilitatorsChaitra 7th, 2073
(March 20th, 2017)
Harfy the Tandoori Fast Food Café Pvt. Ltd.
Sinamangal, Kathmandu
CF practitioner /Facilitators from different districts
2Women (HIMAWANTIChaitra 15th, 2073
(March 28th, 2017)
HIMAWANTI office
Jwagal kupandol, Lalitpur
Chair, member and staff
3Dalit- Dalit NGO Federation (DNF)Chaitra 16th, 2073
(March 29th, 2017)
DNF office
Chakupat, Lalitpur
DNF chair, Vice chair, secretary , EC member and different Dalit related organization represented
4Nepal Federation of Indigenous Nationalities (NEFIN)Chaitra 17th, 2073
(March 30th, 2017)
NEFIN office
Kusunti, Lalitpur
Chair, vice chair, General secretary, Ex- vice chair and member
5Community Forest and FacilitatorsChaitra 18th, 2073
(March 31st, 2017)
COFSUN, Nepal office
Manaharamarg, Koteshwor
Chair of FECOFUN, Founder and ex-chair of FECOFUN, Committee member of FECOFUN, forest activists