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10 Entrepreneurs from the Mid and Far West of Nepal travelled to Kathmandu earlier this month for the chance to feature on the nationwide TV show, Idea Studio Season 2.

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The Proponent (s) for conducting the “Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) Study of Gamgadhi-Chankheli-Darma Road Project is the Office of District Development Committee of Mugu and Humla. The Rural Access Programme-3 (RAP3) conducted the EIA study of Gamgadhi-Chankheli-Darma Road Project on behalf of the Proponent(s). Recently Mugu district headquarter, Gamgadhi has been connected to Strategic Road Network (SRN) System of Nepal by 93km long earthen road. This road is seasonal in nature. The district has also air transport facility from Talcha Airport (in Mugu). Humla district has still not been connected to the National Road Network. The proposed road helps to connect Humla district with the SRN (i.e. from Gamgadhi-district headquarters of Mugu). 

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Attached are documents that summarise typical rumours or concerns being discussed in earthquake affected districts and responses to them.  Please feel free to circulate these.

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Attached are documents that summarise typical rumours or concerns being discussed in earthquake affected districts and responses to them.  Please feel free to circulate these.

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This document is an output of a project funded by the Department for International Development (DFID), UK entitled ‘Landslide Risk Assessment in the Rural Access Sector’. The Project was instigated as part of DFID’s Knowledge and Research Programme for the benefit of developing countries. The project was carried out by Scott Wilson Kirkpatrick & Co. Ltd, in association with the University of Durham.

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Information product do not imply the expression of any opinion whatsoever on the part of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations concerning the legal or development status of any country, territory, city or area or of its authorities, or concerning the delimitation of its frontiers or boundaries.

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This document is an output from a World Food Programme (WFP) initiated and Department of International Development (DFID), UK funded study. The project has been jointly implemented by IT Transport Ltd (ITT) and Nepal Development Research Institute (NDRI). Mr Farhad Ahmed of ITT and Dr Punya Prasad Regmi of NDRI have jointly prepared the report. Ms Lalita Thakali of NDRI has been involved as a Research Associate in this study and took part in data collection. The views expressed are those of the author(s) and not necessarily those of DFID or WFP.

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The Department of Economic and Social Affairs of the United Nations Secretariat is a vital interface between global policies in the economic, social and environmental spheres and national action.

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This update outlines preliminary findings from WFP Nepal’s research project on food markets and cash interventions in the Mid and Far West Hills and Mountains (MFWHM).

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For the past few years the repair and maintenance of rural roads is being executed through local agencies.

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Rural roads are the tertiary road system in total road network which provides accessibility for the rural habitations to market and other facility centres.

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Despite extensive road construction programs over the last century, a substantial proportion of roads remained unsealed especially in developing and emerging economies. As these economies develop, the demand arises to seal previously unsealed roads. The most  economical transition point between unsealed and sealed roads depends on many conditions that need to be evaluated.

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This report has been prepared solely for the benefit of The World Bank. No liability is accepted by this company or any employee or sub-consultant of this company with respect to its use by any other person.

This disclaimer shall apply notwithstanding that the report may be made available to other persons for an application for permission or approval or to fulfil a legal requirement.

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Make provisions conducive to the enjoyment of the fruits of democracy through the utmost participation of the sovereign people in the process of governance by way of decentralization.

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