Mr. Shiva  Shankar Neupane

Name Shiva  Shankar Neupane
Position  Associate Professor and Coordinator, Diploma in Forestry Program
Degrees Master’s Degree  in Rural  Development, TU, Nepal

B.Sc. Forestry, Institute of  Forestry, TU, Nepal

Areas of Expertise
  • Community  forestry
  • Livelihoods and  income  generations
  • Soil conservation  and  watershed  planning
  • Community / Rural development
  • Forest Protection
Courses SFM 356 Gender and Social Inclusion in NRM
SFM 357(S) Community  Forestry
DF-II/4 Community Forestry
DF-III/1 Forest  Protection
Projects Improved Community Forestry Governance through Action Research  in  Mustang  district, Duration:  March, 2011-  December, 2012 (supported by:  Community Based Forest Management in the Himalayas III (ComForM III)/ Institute of Forestry)
Sustainable Management and Conservation of Non-Timber Forest Products Through Strengthening Community Forestry User Group Network/ Cooperative in Dandapakhar, Sindhupalchok, Nepal, Duration:January – July 1999 (supported by : AUSAID/NACRMP)
Selected Papers
  • Pandit, B.H., Neupane S.S, Paudel, S. and Ghimire, L. (2013) Reducing  Poverty of Forest  Dependent Communities: An Impact of Seabuckthorn Juice Production in Mustang district of  Nepal, Paper  published in the proceedings of  International  conference on  Forest, People and  Climate: Changing  Paradigm held on  28-30 August,2013  in Pokhara Nepal.
  • Neupane S.S. (2001) Integrated Sub-Watershed Management: Achievements and Issues (A case from NAF/Galaundu-Pokhare Khola Sub-Watershed Community Resource Management Project, Dhading district of Nepal), Paper presented on international short course entitled Concepts and Institutional issues in Integrated Watershed Management held on 06-16 August, 2001 organized by Asian Institute of Technology (AIT) at Bangkok, Thailand.
  • Prajapati T. B, Rasaily N.K, Neupane S.S. (2000) Participatory NTFP Resource Assessment and Management, Paper published in the Proceedings of the third Regional Workshop on community Based NTFP Management South East Asian Countries NTFP Network (SEANN) 8-9 April, 2000 organized by Institute of Forestry Pokhara, Nepal under the aegis of Center of Minor Forest Products Dehradun India in collaboration with ANSAB, NAF and HPPCL Nepal.