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Deal #354

Location #1

Spatial accuracy level
Administrative region
Location
Siraha, Nepal

Target country
Nepal

Intention of investment

Intention of the investment
Biofuels

Implementation status

Implementation status
[2010] In operation (production)

Purchase price

Comment on purchase price
The organisation buys the plants from the farmers at a price of Rs 20 per kilogram.

Contract farming

Contract farming
No

Operating company

Operating company
Comment on investment chain
The Center for Integrated Rural Community Development Nepal (CIRCOD-Nepal) is the local NGO implementing this project within the Siraha district. Two government entities, the Poverty Alleviation Fund (PAF), which implements the National Poverty Alleviation Program, and the Alternative Energy Promotion Center (AEPC), are coordinating partners. Winrock International is providing overall management and monitoring for the project

 

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Data source #1

Data source type
Media report

Data source #2

Data source type
Media report
File
Includes in-country-verified information
Yes

Data source #3

Data source type
Media report
File
Date
2010-02-21

How did the community react?

Community reaction
Consent

Promised benefits for local communities

Promised benefits for local communities
Productive infrastructure (e.g. irrigation, tractors, machinery...)
Capacity Building
Financial Support
Comment on promised benefits for local communities
The organisation also buys the plants from the farmers at a price of Rs 20 per kilogram.

Former land owner (not by constitution)

Former land owner
Private (smallholders)

Former land use

Former land use
Smallholder agriculture

Former land cover

Former land cover
Cropland
Forest land

Detailed crop, animal and mineral information

Crops area
Jatropha

Use of produce

Has domestic use
Yes

In country processing of produce

In country processing of produce
Yes
Comment on in country processing of produce
AGF (Agrofuel production)

Overall comment

Overall comment
Import of error check - Coordinator's overview comment: 0 Import of other remarks regarding the investment: CIRCOD also provide seeds for farmers and buys produce for Rs20 per kg. processing plant to extract bio diesel was installed.

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