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close this bookCase Studies of People's Participation in Watershed Management in Asia (PWMTA, 1996)
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Open this folder and view contentsA case study of people's participation in Begnastal and Rupatal (BTRT) watershed management in Nepal
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Abbreviations

Al

Aluminium

ANGOC

Asian Non Government Organization Coalition

AMSL

Above Mean Sea Level

AVARD

Agency of Voluntary Agencies For Rural development

BTRT

Begnas Tal (lake) and Rupa Tal (lake)

C+

Total Carbon or Organic Matter

CCC

Catchment Conservation Committee

CDC

Community Development Board

CDCC

Community Development Conservation Committee

CF

Conservation Farmer

CTA

Chief Technical Advisor

DDC

District Development Committee

DR

Development Region

FAO

Food and Agriculture Organization of the UN

FO

Farmers' Organizations

FUGC

Forest Users' Group Committee

ha

Hectare

hh

House holds

HMG/N

His Majesty's Government of Nepal

gm

Gram

GO

Government Organization

IG

Interest Group

K

Potassium

Km

kilo meters

KW

Kilo Watt

meq

milli equivalent

mg

milli gram

mm

milli meters

mu

1 ha = 15 mu

MW

Mega Watt

N

Nitrogen

NFP

National Focal Point

NGO

Non-Government Organization

P

probability

P

Phosphorus

PCC

Panchayat (village) Conservation Committee

PCSD

People Centred sustainable Development, ANGOC/FAO/UNDP

PO

People's Organizations

PP

People's Participation

PUCD

Participatory Upland Conservation and Development inter-regional project

RCUP

Resource Conservation and Utilization Project

RMB

Renmimbe, Chinese Currency

RRA

Rapid Rural Appraisal

SCWM

Soil Conservation and Watershed Management

PCPA

Participatory Community Problem Analysis

PRA

Participatory Rural Appraisal

RAS

Asia Regional

SW

Sub-Watershed

UG

Users' Group

UGC

Users' Group Committee

UNDP

United Nations Development Program

UNIDO

United National Industrial Development Organization

US$

US Currency

VDC

Village Development Committee

WM

Watershed Management

yr

year