Think tank

Forest Action Nepal

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Kathmandu, Nepal

Forest Resource Studies and Action Team (ForestAction) Nepal is a learning oriented, not-for-profit and politically non-aligned, self-governed, professional civil society organization. It focuses on research and policy dialogue for productive, equitable and sustainable forest and natural resource management. It blends professional knowledge with citizen power to build pressure for change. Since establishment, it has been working as a key player in forestry and natural resource management sector in Nepal through its dedicated and multidisciplinary team of professionals who combine their knowledge of natural and social science together in critical action research and policy dialogue. Their main areas of expertise are in: policy process, decentralization, community and local governance, social learning, institutional processes, gender and social inclusion, livelihood promotion, innovation system, critical analysis, knowledge management and publication.

Contact details

Website:
http://www.forestaction.org/

Address:
Krishnamohan Smriti Road, Bagdol, Lalitpur Metropolitan City - 4 GPO Box: 12207, Nepal

Country:
Nepal

Sub-region:
Southern Asia

Areas of focus

Geographics of focus
Nepal
Operating languages
English

Organisation details

Business model
Non-profit
Institutional affiliations
Independent
Year founded
2000
Age (years)
Forest Action Nepal
 22
Nepal average
 24
Global average
 31
Founded by
Founders: N/A
Leadership
Leader(s) (2021): Naya Sharma Paudel
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2019): Bijay Kumar Singh
Leader gender: Male
Staff size
2021
Forest Action Nepal
 26
Nepal average
 26
Global average
 89
% Female staff
2021
Forest Action Nepal
 23%
Nepal average
 32%
Global average
 48%
% Female researchers
2021
Forest Action Nepal
 27%
Nepal average
 15%
Global average
 16%

Social

Likes (2021)
Forest Action Nepal
 3,747
Nepal average
 3,298
Global average
 31,388
Likes (2019)
Forest Action Nepal
 3,345
Twitter
Followers (2022)
Forest Action Nepal
 81
Nepal average
 1,403
Global average
 19,789
Followers (2021)
Forest Action Nepal
 61
Followers (2019)
Forest Action Nepal
 40
Subscribers (2022)
Forest Action Nepal
 52
Nepal average
 233
Global average
 5,882
Subscribers (2021)
Forest Action Nepal
 35
Subscribers (2019)
Forest Action Nepal
 17

Data notes

Last updated: 08/06/2021
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): Authenticated
Data sources consulted: Organisation´s website, Think tank list
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