Building Resilience and Adaptation to Climate Extremes and Disasters - ANUKULAN
“Anukulan: Developing climate resilient livelihoods for local communities through public-private partnership for 500,000 poor people in western Nepal that suffer from climate extremes and disasters” is designed to scale-up and integrate proven approaches to strengthen climate change resilience for poor and vulnerable households and communities in four districts of Far Western region and two districts of mid-western region.
The project will facilitate the development of sustainable rural organizations around economic opportunities in agriculture, water resource management, and community forestry. It will empower women to take leading roles in rural institutions and contribute to economic opportunities through public-private partnerships. Furthermore, Anukulan will improve food security and nutrition, and increase annual incomes for 100,000 households, benefiting more than 500,000 people, through climate resilient farming systems and diversification of livelihoods.