Promotion of Local Innovation

This program was carried out in 7 VDCs of Sindhupalchok district with the technical and financial support from PROLINOVA Nepal (Li-BIRD) from 2007 to 2011. The main objectives of this program were to provide funding grants to farmers, farmers groups, and CBOs to support research, development, and promotion of local innovations and innovation system. It offered a practical way to decentralize funding to the grassroots level where it can be used most effectively.