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National  Trust For Nature Conservation ( NTNC ) National  Trust For Nature Conservation ( NTNC )
Jawalakhel, Lalitpur, Nepal
Tel: (977-1-) 5526571
Fax: (977-1-) 5526570
Email: info@ntnc.org.np
Web Site: http://www.ntnc.org.np
     Representative in the STN
 

   Name: Mr. Deepak Kumar Singh
    Designation: Director Special Project
    E-mail: dksingh@ntnc.org.np
Year Established In Nepal: 1982   

BACKGROUND

National Trust for Nature Conservation was established in 1982 by the legislative Act, mandated as an autonomous, not-for-profit, a non-governmental organization, to work in the field of nature conservation and sustainable development in Nepal. The trust is supported by a network of international partners. NTNC has successfully undertaken many small a large projects on nature conservation, biodiversity tourism development management and sustainable rural development. At present, NTNC manages ACAP and MCAP together with other projects.

MAJOR ACTIVITIES
Ongoing activities related to sustainable tourism
• Tourism infrastructure development
• Education & awareness on nature & tourism
• Developing new destinations

PRIMARY FOCUS
• Research
• Project implementation
• Strategic planning
• Institutional development
• Human resource development
• Sustainable tourism development
• Financial support/fundraising
• Product development and sales
• Technical support

Geographic areas location (DDC/VDC) of ongoing activities:
• Annapurna region-Kaski, Myagdi, Lamjung, Manang and Mustang.
• Manaslu region- upper Gorkha
• Baghmara area Chitwan district.

Planned activities related to sustainable tourism
Tourism development in Sivapuri, Rara and Shey Phoksundo National parks.

Geographic areas location (DDC/VDC) of planned activities
Kathmandu, Shindupalchok & Nuwakot- Shiva Puri NP
Mugu & Jumla- Rara NP
Dolpa & Mugu- Shey Phoksundo-NP
 
STRENGTHS
Tourism plans & reviews
Tourism infrastructure development
Capacity building
Research & Publications
Cooperation/ networking with other partners
Trainings
Social mobilization
Awareness building
Technical advises
Fundraising
Environmental awareness/preservation
Culture and heritage conservation
Monitoring & Evaluation
Rural tourism development
Conservation and preservation
Social inclusion & gender
Participatory methods