Update on the status of national standard development for sustainable Forest Management

After the announcement of EOI for National Working Group for standard development for Sustainable forest management through website, national news paper and individual emails, we got expression of interest of nine individuals throught he emails and from the reccommendation of different experts in a workshop organized by GFN for selection of NWG, fifteen memebers were finalized as National working Group for the National Standard development. The NWG was divided into three chamber- Environmental, Economic and Social where each chamber is comprise of five memebrs and with a overall leader Mr. Krishna Pokhrel (retired govenrmental person). Overall two meetings were held in combined way before having separate meeting of each cahmber to discuss on- how to decide the criteria and in way to move ahead as well as select group leader for each chamber with the clearifying his roles for the meeting. Each group has conducted three meeting in their chamber already to come up with the poitnts related to their issues. The first draft for the national standard will be updated soon in the website.

The list of NWG are

Name List of members in National Working Group (NWG)- Overall Leader- Krishna Pokhrel-9851202028

 

Environmental Chamber

 

 

S.N

Name

Phone number

Email

Gender

Ethnicity

1

Kamala Thapa Magar

9841332288

camalathapa@gmail.com

F

IPS

2

Sushil Mainali

9851009729

sushil_mainali@hotmail.com

M

 

3

Ramu Subedi

9851034720

ramusubedi@gmail.com

M

 

4

Dharma Uprety

9849049149

dharam.uprety@gmail.com

M

 

5

Bishnu Acharya

9857060846

bpa1971@gmail.com (NFA)

M

 

 

Social Chamber

 

 

S.N

Name

Phone number

Email

Gender

Ethnicity

1

Lila Raj Paudyal

9857620207

lilapaudyal@gmail.com

M

 

2

Bharati Pathak

9851113829

bharatipathak_2006@yahoo.com

F

 

3

Bishnu Gywali

9851179178

bishnugyawali@gmail.com

M

 

4

Jograj Giri

9851141293

jograj.giri@gmail.com

M

 

5

Ganesh BK

9841459640

ganeshbk2@gmail.com

M

Marginalized community

 

Economic Chamber

 

 

S.N

Name

Phone number

Email

Gender

Ethnicity

1

Bhupendra Chaulagain

9851023866

bhupendra.chaulagain99@gmail.com

M

 

2

Ratneshwori Shrestha

9851052470

ratnaart@live.com

F

Ips

3

Durga Duttta Regmi

9851152295

reegmi@gmail.com

M

 

4

Hari Acharya

9846045106

hariacharya1977@gmail.com

F

 

5

Nabin Upaddhya (Tribhuvan University)

9741149333

nabinupadhyaya@yahoo.com

M