A legislative and institutional framework for environmental management in Nepal : review of legislation, administrative procedures and institutional arrangements relating to land use and resource management
This report provides a comprehensive review of the existing laws in Nepal relating to land use and natural resource management with regard to their effectiveness for environmental protection. A similar evaluation is made of the associated administrative practices and institutional arrangements. General recommendations are made for more appropriate ways to achieve environmental planning and management goals.
A Legislative and Institutional Framework for Environmental Management in Nepal (National Conservation Strategy Implementation Project, National Planning Commission and the IUCN, 1991).