Ramsar Regional Center – East Asia had provided grant to CODEFUND on 24 January 2022 for the project entitled “Establishment of the National Network
of Ramsar Sites and Other Wetlands in Nepal”. The project was developed after two weeks of consultation among government agencies including Department of National Parks and Wildlife Conservation (DNPWC), Kathmandu, the Ramsar administrative Authority and Department of Forests and Soil Conservation (DoFSC), Kathmandu as focal for wetlands outside protected areas in Nepal. Mr. Shailendra Kumar Pokharel, Chief Executive Director has been leading the project. Nearly all project related activates has been finished and CODEFUND is preparing final report of the projected and planning for final stakeholders consultation meeting.