(14.) Dalit Civil Society Massive Earthquake Victim Support and Coordination Committee, Asia Dalit Rights Forum (ADRF), and National Dalit Watch, "Waiting for 'Justice in Response': Report of Initial Findings from Immediate Needs Assessment and Monitoring Responses towards Affected Dalit Communities in Nepal Earthquake 2015," "http://idsn.org/wpcontent" /uploads/2015/05/REPORT-OF-IMMEDIATE-ASSESSMENT-Relief-forDalits-in-NEPAL-2015.pdf; Niranjan Pudasaini of LI-BIRD
, email with the author, August 13, 2015.
"Due to the lack of awareness in the grassroots level, smuggling of some plants and animals is on the rise," said Bharat Bhandari, programme officer at LI-BIRD
"Due to the lack of awareness in the local level the smuggling of some plants and animals is on the rise," Bharat Bhandari, a programme officer at LI-BIRD
. He said the government should immediately control such smuggling.
Pratap Kumar Shrestha, technical advisor of LI-BIRD
, the organizer of the event said that the LI-BIRD
has already documented more than 200 indigenous technologies and the event was organised in order to give them exposure.