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Himalayan Permaculture Centre
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Commenced:
01/04/2010
Submitted:
08/05/2012
Last updated:
07/10/2015
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Neta, Madana VDCs, Surkhet, Humla districts, NP
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www.himalayanpermaculture.com
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Sub-tropical





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HPC: Building Household and Community Resilience

Project: Himalayan Permaculture Centre

Posted by Chris Evans over 8 years ago

HPC has completed it's first year of capacity building to implement this transition project in Humla and Surkhet, and is now planning a 3 year roll-out program to start in October 2012

In March 2012 HPC completed a year's strategic capacity building program that has seen 2 new solar-powered resource centres for demonstration, training and plant resources as well as build up of 11 farmers' groups in local villages. More famers have been provided with Trainers' Training and various other skills-development courses and thre's a whole cache of them on ther way to being barefoot consultants. In addition a whole lot of nurseries are now operating producing thousands of fruit and multi-purpose trees. Details of what's happened can bee seen on the website under "Reports" and there's piccies too.

The scale-up or roll-out phase of this project will start in October whereby resources generated during the first year (demonstration and training facilities, and farmer-trainers) will be used to out reach to more villages as a model, and enlarge the network of individuals, communities and organisations working towards similar goals.

HPC invites you to participate!

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