Kaji Man Limbu, Farmer of Shantinagar, Jhapa District

Kaji Man Limbu, Farmer of Shantinagar, Jhapa District Published date: 19 June, 2014

We were poor and ignorant, we were deceived by fate and people, and we were not given ownership papers for land we had been farming for decades. When we protested that we should be provided with the land ownership paper, they sent bullies against us who beat us with sticks; I have personally endured 3 days' of torture from their hands. They have made us cry for years and now you people from NRCTC-N have come here to wipe our…..

Source: Joint Meeting to Pass Common Alternatives; Jhapa
Mr. Rabin Koirala, Constituent assembly member from Jhapa district

Mr. Rabin Koirala, Constituent assembly member from Jhapa district Published date: 19 June, 2014

I want to thank the team of Natural Resource Conflict Transformation Center-Nepal for their persistent efforts in leading this conflict to this point of agreement today. I think we are here at a Peoples' Court today and we are writing our own fate. It took some time for both parties to realize that they need each other; the farmer realized that the school, which gives education to their children, is theirs too, the school realized that the farmers, whose children…..

Source: Joint meeting to pass common alternatives in Jhapa
Mr. Kedar Dahal, District Forest Officer, Sarlahi

Mr. Kedar Dahal, District Forest Officer, Sarlahi Published date: 25 June, 2014

When I was transferred to Sarlahi District as a District Forest Officer, conflict facilitators from NRCTC-N were working on gathering perspectives on process proposal in the conflict Regarding Overlapping of Forest Boundary among Harihar Chhetra, Nilkamal and Komendro CFUG. When they came to talk to me about the conflict transformation program for the very first time, I thought that this conflict transformation program will not be successful in resolving the conflict and I told them that the conflict is in…..