Projects and Activities in Nepal

Securing Livelihoods in Uplands and Mountains of Hindu Kush Himalayas Phase II
Duration: September 2005 - September 2009 (no cost extension up to September 2010)
Geographical Coverage: Bhutan, China, India, Nepal, Pakistan

Duration:
July 2008 – June 2012

Geographical coverageAfghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, China, India, Myanmar, Nepal, Pakistan

Geographical coverage: Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, China, India, Myanmar, Nepal, Pakistan and countries of Central Asia

Upper Mustang Tourism Value Chain Project
Duration: October 2009 - December 2009 (First phase)
March 2010 - December 2010 (Second phase)
Geographical Coverage: Upper Mustang, Nepal


Duration:
3 Years (Dec 2009 – Dec 2012)

Geographical coverage: Bangladesh, Bhutan, China, India, Nepal, Pakistan

Livelihoods and Ecosystem Services in the Himalayas
Duration: July 2009 – September 2012
Geographical CoverageBhutan, India, Nepal

Cinnamomum tamala
Duration: January 2008 - December 2009
Geographical Coverage: India, Nepal

MAPPA Devolution
Duration: October 2005 – October 2008
Geographical coverage: ICIMOD regional member countries

Medicinal Plants and NTFPS
Duration: May 2007 - August 2011
Geographical coverageBangladesh, Bhutan, Nepal,

Atmospheric Brown Cloud
Duration:  2010 - 2012 (Phase II)
               2004 - 2009 (Phase I)
               2002 - 2003 (Pilot Phase)
Geographical coverage: In Nepal the observatory sites are established at two different locations:
Godavari, Lalitpur (27.59°N,  85.38°E, 1590 m above mean sea level)
ICIMOD Headquarters, Khumaltar (27.38°N, 85.19°E, 1315 m above mean sea level)

Institutional Consolidation for the Coordinated and Integrated Monitoring of Natural Resources
Duration: July 2006 – June 2009
Geographical coverage: Nepal: Sagarmatha National Park
                                       Pakistan: Central Karakoram National Park
                                       China: Chomolangma Nature Preserve, Tibet AR

Duration: 2001 onwards
Geographical coverage: Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, China, India, Myanmar, Nepal, Pakistan

Duration:
August 2008 - October 2012 (
Current Phase
)
               June 2006 - December 2007 (Previous Phase)

Geographical coverage: Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, China, India, Nepal, Pakistan

Other High Value Products and Services
Duration: July 2008 – December 2010
Geographical coverage: India, Nepal

Flash Floods
Duration: January 2008- March 2010 (Current Phase)
               July 2006 – December 2007 (Previous Phase)
Geographical coverage: China, Nepal, Pakistan

High Altitude Wetlands
Duration: August 2005 - August 2008
Geographical coverageBhutan, China, India, Nepal

Malé Declaration
Duration: Phase III (2005 - 2009) – Tackling air pollution problems
               Phase II (2001 - 2004) – Capacity building
               Phase I (1999 - 2000) – Baseline information on air pollution and awareness raising
Geographical coverage: Nepal

Sustainable Energy for Rangelands (DESER I)
Duration: November 2006 - September 2008
Geographical coverageBhutan: Soi Yaksa and Nubri villages
                                       China: Hongyuan country
                                       Nepal: Upper Mustang
                                       Pakistan: Chitral

Transboundary Landscape Conservation
Duration: Phase III (April 2008 - March 2011)
               Phase II (April 2005 - March 2008) completed
               Phase I (April 2002 - March 2005) completed
Geographical coverage: The Kangchenjunga Landscape (western Bhutan, Darjeeling and Sikkim in India and eastern Nepal), and the Namdhapa-Hkakaborazi-Gaoligongshan Landscape (Arunachal Pradesh of India, Kachin state of Myanmar and Yunnan Province of China

Climate Change Assessment
Duration: July 2007 - December 2008
Geographical coverage:  Bhutan, China, India, Myanmar,Nepal

Regional Rangeland Programme Phase III
Duration: 1999-2009 (now in its third two phase)
Geographical coverageAfghanistan, Bhutan, China, India, Nepal, Pakistan

Access and Benefit Sharing
Duration: June 2005 - December 2008
Geographical CoverageBangladesh, Bhutan, India, Nepal

Ecohealth
Duration: February 2008 - February 2011 (Phase II)
               February 2006 - June 2007 (Prepatory Phase)
Geographical coverage:
China: Nierong County, Tibet AR; Yuanmou County, Yunnan Province.
Nepal: Gorkha and Tanahun districts