From LI-BIRD’s web site
LI-BIRD is pleased to release the summary document of its new Research & Development Strategy 2012-16.
LI-BIRD is a non-profit making organization based in Pokhara, Nepal committed to capitalizing on local initiatives for sustainable management of natural resources and agricultural biodiversity in order to improve the livelihoods of rural poor and marginalized farmers, especially women.
In this strategy, LI-BIRD will work to bring positive and lasting transformation in the lives of the rural poor and marginal smallholder farmers, especially women, who depend primarily on agriculture, biodiversity and natural resources for their livelihoods.
LI-BIRD’s work will be framed under three programmes:
These programmes will be supported and informed by three cross-cutting themes:
This strategy was prepared by a process of extended deliberations and consultations among staffs, LI-BIRD members and partners
Download strategy document 2012-2016: pdf version (1.86 Mb).