The lead partners

These fact sheets are the product of a collaborative effort among organizations and institutions working in the field of land management. The fact sheets were prepared in collaboration;  the author affiliations are: the International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development (ICIMOD) the  Sustainable Soil Management Programme (SSMP), the Department of Soil Conservation and Watershed Management (DSCWM), HELVETAS-Nepal, Sustainable Soil Management Programme (SSMP), International Development Enterprises (IDE-Nepal), Local Initiatives for Biodiversity Research and Development (LIBIRD), Kathmandu University (KU), and supported by the Austrian Development Cooperation. The individual authors are acknowledged on each fact sheet.