21 dairy farmers in Dailekh complete 45-day AVHW training

By ruth on July 2, 2018

CONNECT's partner Belpata Dairy Cooperative (BDC) has invested to upskill farmers in their supply chain; on 2 July 21 Yuva Vayus in Dailkeh completed 45-day Village Animal Health worker training. At the end of the last day of training the best performer was given an award in the presence of BDC Chairperson Mr. Dambar Bahadur Khatri and Chair of Rural Municipality Mr. Lok Bahadur Dangi.

Yuva Vayus start Village Animal Health Worker Training

By RAP 3 on May 16, 2018

Belpata Dairy Cooperative (BDC), in collaboration with Madhya-Paschim Technical School and RAP3 CONNECT is delivering Village Animal Health Worker (VAHW) training to Yuva Vayus (YVs) in its supply chain. 

After completing the 45 days training programme, the Yuva Vayus are expected to share their knowledge with their communities and provide technical services to other farmers in BDC's supply chain.

Yuva Vayus in Dailekh attend pest management training

By RAP 3 on January 12, 2018

CONNECT partner Hatemalo Seed Promotion Cooperative (HSPC) has been delivering training to Yuva Vayus in their supply chain.  HSPC delivered training on seed and vegetable production best practice, disease and pest management and vegetable seed management.  Yuva Vayus are expected to lead by example, implementing their new learning and sharing best practices with seed producers in the farmer groups they represent.

Read more about Yuva Vayus.

Dairy farmers in Dailekh receive Village Animal Health Worker training

By ruth on October 23, 2017

CONNECT’s partner Belpata Dairy Co-operative (BDC) are investing in their downstream supply chain by providing Village Animal Health Worker training for their Yuva Vayus (YVs).  YVs are in-community volunteers that have taken on leadership roles mobilising, energising and shepherding the commercial farmer clusters they belong to.

CONNECT interns join training at DFID

By RAP 3 on August 1, 2017

CONNECT’s interns, Milipa and Niva, joined a training session on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples in Nepal at DFID Nepal’s offices this week.  The training, arranged by the Risk Management Office (RMO), was delivered by Dr Mukta S. Lama, Tribhuvan University. Dr. Lama, an indigenous rights activist and Lecturer on Sociology & Anthropology at Tribhuvan University, Nepal. Dr Lama completed his doctoral studies in anthropology from Cornell University. His Phd was on 'Himalayan Indigeneity: Histories, Memory and Identity among Tamang in Nepal'.  Dr.

Yuva Vayus in PACC’s vegetable supply chain complete level one training

By RAP 3 on May 31, 2017

CONNECT District Manager, Sher Bahadur Bohara delivered cost of production, price setting and sales strategy training to 84 Yuva Vayus in our business partner PACC’s downstream supply chain.  These determined women will now lead by example and disseminate their learning to hundreds of fresh vegetable farmers in PACC's supply chain.

MSME business partners attend 2 day training

By RAP 3 on April 20, 2017

CONNECT District Manager, Sher Bahadur Bohara led a 2-day accounting and bookkeeping training course for our MSME business partners.  The course, attended by participants from 8 businesses, focused on general principles of accounting, cost and price setting, production and market planning and reporting as well as an overview of basic business planning.  Feedback from the participants has been positive and we look forward to seeing colleagues’ put their new learning into practice.