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Books

Shrestha K, 2016, Dilemmas of Justice: Collective Action and Equity in Nepal's Community Forestry, Adroit Publisher, New Delhi, India

Shrestha K; Ojha H; McManus P; Rubbo A; Dhote K, 2015, Inclusive Urbanization: Rethinking policy, practice and research in the age of climate change, Routledge, New York, http://dx.doi.org/10.4324/9780203728307

Jimenez J; Shrestha K, 2012, Towards a slum-free city in Buga, Columbia: Some insights from Columbia, Original, Lambert Academic Publishing, Saarbrucken, Germany, http://www.amazon.com/Towards-slum-free-Colombia-Insights/dp/3659144754

Book Chapters

Ojha H; Ghate R; Dorji L; Shrestha A; Paudel D; Nightingale A; Shrestha K; Watto MA; Kotru R, 2019, 'Governance: key for environmental sustainability in the Hindu Kush Himalaya', in The Hindu Kush Himalaya Assessment – Mountains, Climate Change, Sustainability and People,, Springer Nature, Dordrecht, pp. 545 - 578, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-92288-1_16

Shrestha K; Fisher R, 2017, 'Labour migration, the remittance economy and the changing context of community forestry in Nepal', in Community Forestry in Nepal: Adapting to a Changing World, Routledge, London, pp. 171 - 192, http://dx.doi.org/10.4324/9781315445168

Shrestha K; Fisher RJ, 2016, 'Global and national change and the changing context of Community Forestry in Nepal’', in Community forestry in Nepal: adapting to a changing world, Routledge, London and New York

Shrestha K; Ojha H, 2016, 'Theoretical advances in community-based natural resource management: Ostrom and beyond', in Shivakoti G; Pradhan U; Helmi A (ed.), Redefining Diversity & Dynamics of Natural Resources Management in Asia, Volume 1 : Sustainable Natural Resources Management in Dynamic Asia, Elsevier, Waltham, pp. 13 - 40, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/B978-0-12-805454-3.00002-5

Ojha H; Banjare M; Shrestha K, 2015, 'Critical action research and social movements: revitalizing participation and deliberation for democratic empowerment', in Fisher F; Torgerson D; Durnová A; Orsini M (ed.), Handbook of Critical Policy Studies, Edward Elgar Publishing, Cheltenham, pp. 380 - 398, http://dx.doi.org/10.4337/9781783472352.00029

Ojha H; Shrestha K; McManus P, 2015, 'Inclusive urbanization in the age of climate change: Key conclusions and way forward', in Shrestha KK; Ojha H; McManus P; Rubbo A; Dhote KK (ed.), Inclusive Urbanization: Rethinking Policy, Practice and Research in the Age of Climate Change, Routledge, New York, pp. 217 - 224, http://dx.doi.org/10.4324/9780203728307

Maxwell A; Shrestha K, 2015, 'Pro-poor microfinance: rethinking policies and practices in urban India', in Shrestha KK; Ojha H; McManus P; Rubbo A; Dhote KK (ed.), Inclusive urbanization: Rethinking Policy, Practice and Research in the Age of Climate Change, Routledge, New York, pp. 120 - 136, http://dx.doi.org/10.4324/9780203728307

Pradhananga N; Shrestha K, 2015, 'Re-engaging indigenous communities: Insights from heritage conservation in Kathmandu, Nepal', in Shrestha KK; Ojha H; McManus P; Rubbo A; Dhote KK (ed.), Inclusive urbanization: Rethinking Policy, Practice and Research in the Age of Climate Change, Routledge, New York, pp. 156 - 174, http://dx.doi.org/10.4324/9780203728307

Shrestha K; Ojha H; McManus P, 2015, 'Urbanization, social inclusion and climate change: An introduction', in Shrestha KK; Ojha H; McManus P; Rubbo A; Dhote KK (ed.), Inclusive Urbanization: Rethinking Policy, Practice and Research in the Age of Climate Change, Routledge, New York, pp. 1 - 12, http://dx.doi.org/10.4324/9780203728307

Shrestha K, 2012, 'Towards Environmental Equity in Nepalese Community Forestry', in Gordon FD; Freeland GK (ed.), International Environmental Justice: Competing Claims and Persepctives, edn. Original, ILM Publications, Hertfordshire, UK, pp. 97 - 111, http://www.amazon.com/International-Environmental-Justice-Competing-Perspectives/dp/1906799172

Shrestha K; Sarker A, 2008, 'Collaborative planning and sustainability: Exploring ecosystems as common pool resources in the Lockyer catchment', in Gilmour T; Blakely EJ; Pizarro RE (ed.), Dialogues in Urban Planning: Towards Sustainable Regions, edn. Original, University of Sydney Press, Sydney, pp. 461 - 471, http://books.google.com.au/books?id=5iRfFnZ8ECkC&pg=PA44&lpg=PA44&dq=collaborative+planning+and+sustainability:+exploring+ecosystems+as+common+pool+resources&source=bl&ots=7MgikyWNmL&sig=OKatp1oS5wzxL

Shrestha K; Dee J, 2008, 'Planning for sustainable development: Investigating environment-development decision making in Sydney's Malabar Headland', in Gilmour T; Blakely EJ; Pizarro RE (ed.), Dialogues in Urban Planning: Towards Sustainable Regions, edn. Original, University of Sydney Press, Sydney, pp. 3 - 26, http://books.google.com.au/books?id=5iRfFnZ8ECkC&pg=PA3&lpg=PA3&dq=planning+for+sustainable+development+krishna+shrestha&source=bl&ots=7MgikyWQhK&sig=JYgUPP4u1O5xaczsluc64GkNKXg&hl=en&sa=X&ei=Z38cUq2C

Shrestha K; Mcmanus P, 2005, 'Sustaining inequity? Rethinking the history of Nepalese forest policies', in Calver M; Biger Cole H; Bolton G; Dargavel J; Gaynor A; Horwitz P; Mills J; Wardell Johnston GW (ed.), A Forest Conscienceness: Proceedings of 6th National Conference of the Australian Forest History Society Inc, edn. Original, Millpress Science Publisher, Rotterdam, Netherlands, pp. 681 - 691, http://www.iospress.nl/book/a-forest-conscienceness/

Journal articles

Ojha H; Regmi U; Shrestha KK; Paudel NS; Amatya SM; Zwi AB; Nuberg I; Cedamon E; Banjade MR, 2020, 'Improving science-policy interface: Lessons from the policy lab methodology in Nepal's community forest governance', Forest Policy and Economics, vol. 114, pp. 101997 - 101997, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.forpol.2019.101997

Pandit BH; Nuberg I; Shrestha KK; Cedamon E; Amatya SM; Dhakal B; Neupane RP, 2019, 'Impacts of market-oriented agroforestry on farm income and food security: insights from Kavre and Lamjung districts of Nepal', Agroforestry Systems, vol. 93, pp. 1593 - 1604, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10457-018-0273-z

Cedamon ED; Nuberg I; Mulia R; Lusiana B; Subedi YR; Shrestha KK, 2019, 'Contribution of integrated forest-farm system on household food security in the mid-hills of Nepal: assessment with EnLiFT model', Australian Forestry, vol. 82, pp. 32 - 44, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/00049158.2019.1610212

Nuberg IK; Shrestha KK; Bartlett AG, 2019, 'Pathways to forest wealth in Nepal', Australian Forestry, vol. 82, pp. 106 - 120, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/00049158.2019.1614805

Shrestha K; Bhattarai B; Ojha H; Bajracharya A, 2019, 'Disaster justice in Nepal's earthquake recovery', International Journal of Disaster Risk Reduction, vol. 33, pp. 207 - 216, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijdrr.2018.10.006

Sunam R; Shrestha K, 2019, 'FAILING THE MOST EXCLUDED: A CRITICAL ANALYSIS OF NEPAL’S AFFIRMATIVE ACTION POLICY', Contributions to Nepalese Studies, pp. 283 - 305

Maskey G; Pandey CL; Shrestha K, 2019, 'Securing water in the rapidly urbanizing global south: Insights from critical analysis of ‘sectoral policies’ in Nepal', New Angle: Nepal Journal of Social Science and Public Policy, vol. 6, pp. 1 - 23, http://www.sias-southasia.org/publications-category/journals/securing-water-in-the-rapidly-urbanising-global-south-insights-from-critical-analysis-of-sectoral-policies-in-nepal/

Cedamon E; Paudel G; Basyal M; Nuberg I; Shrestha KK, 2018, 'Applications of single-tree selection guideline following a DBq approach on Nepal’s community forests', Banko Janakari, vol. Special Issue No. 4, 2018, pp. 104 - 112, http://dx.doi.org/10.3126/banko.v27i3.20555

Karki R; Shrestha KK; Ojha H; Paudel N; Khatri DB; Nuberg I; Adhikary A, 2018, 'From Forests to Food Security: Pathways in Nepal’s Community Forestry', Small-scale Forestry, vol. 17, pp. 89 - 104, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11842-017-9377-y

Sharma Paudel N; Ojha H; Shrestha K; Cedamon E; Karki R; Paudel G; Basyal M; Nuberg I; Dangal S, 2018, 'Towards active utilisation of community forestry: Silvo-institutional model for sustainable forest management in Nepal', Banko Janakari, pp. 120 - 129, http://dx.doi.org/10.3126/banko.v27i3.20557

Satyal P; Shrestha K; Ojha H; Vira B; Adhikari J, 2017, 'A new Himalayan crisis? Exploring transformative resilience pathways', Environmental Development, vol. 23, pp. 47 - 56, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.envdev.2017.02.010

Ojha HR; Shrestha KK; Subedi YR; Shah R; Nuberg I; Heyojoo B; Cedamon E; Rigg J; Tamang S; Paudel KP; Malla Y; McManus P, 2017, 'Agricultural land underutilisation in the hills of Nepal: Investigating socio-environmental pathways of change', Journal of Rural Studies, vol. 53, pp. 156 - 172, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jrurstud.2017.05.012

Cedamon E; Nuberg I; Paudel G; Basyal M; Shrestha K; Paudel N, 2017, 'Rapid Silviculture Appraisal to Characterise Stand and Determine Silviculture Priorities of Community Forests in Nepal', Small-scale Forestry, vol. 16, pp. 195 - 218, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11842-016-9351-0

Khatri D; Shrestha K; Ojha H; Paudel G; Paudel N; Pain A, 2017, 'Reframing community forest governance for food security in Nepal', Environmental Conservation, vol. 44, pp. 174 - 182, http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/S0376892916000369

Cedamon E; Nuberg I; Shrestha KK, 2017, 'How understanding of rural households’ diversity can inform agroforestry and community forestry programs in Nepal', Australian Forestry, vol. 80, pp. 153 - 160, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/00049158.2017.1339237

Cedamon E; Nuberg I; Pandit BH; Shrestha K, 2017, 'Adaptation factors and futures of agroforestry systems in Nepal', Agroforestry Systems, vol. 92, pp. 1437 - 1453, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10457-017-0090-9

Ojha HR; Khatri DB; Shrestha KK; Bhattarai B; Baral JC; Basnett BS; Goutam K; Sunam R; Banjade MR; Jana S; Bushley B; Dhungana SP; Paudel D, 2016, 'Can Evidence and Voice Influence Policy? A Critical Assessment of Nepal's Forestry Sector Strategy, 2014', Society and Natural Resources, pp. 1 - 17, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/08941920.2015.1122851

Ojha HR; Khatri DB; Shrestha KK; Bhattarai B; Baral JC; Basnett BS; Goutam K; Sunam R; Banjade MR; Jana S; Bushley B; Dhungana SP; Paudel D, 2016, 'Can Evidence and Voice Influence Policy? A Critical Assessment of Nepal's Forestry Sector Strategy 2014', Society and Natural Resources, vol. 29, pp. 357 - 373, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/08941920.2015.1122851

McManus P; Shrestha KK; Yoo D, 2014, 'Equity and climate change: Local adaptation issues and responses in the City of Lake Macquarie, Australia', Urban Climate, vol. 10, pp. 1 - 18, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.uclim.2014.08.003

Tamang S; Paudel K; Shrestha K, 2014, 'Feminisation of agriculture and its implications for food security in rural Nepal', Journal of Forest and Livelihood, vol. 12, pp. 20 - 32, http://www.forestaction.org/publications/jfl/172

Pandit B; Shrestha K; Bhattarai S, 2014, 'Sustainable local livelihoods through enhancing agroforestry systems in Nepal', Journal of Forest and Livelihood, vol. 12, pp. 47 - 63, http://www.forestaction.org/publications/jfl/172

Paudel K; Tamang S; Shrestha K, 2014, 'Transforming land and livelihoods: Analysis of agricultural land abandonment in the mid-hills of Nepal', Journal of Forest and Livelihood, vol. 12, pp. 11 - 19, http://www.forestaction.org/publications/jfl/172

Ojha H; Khatri D; Shrestha K; Bushley B; Sharma N, 2013, 'Carbon, community and governance: is Nepal getting ready for REDD+?', Forests, Trees and Livelihoods, vol. 22, pp. 216 - 229, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/14728028.2013.856166

Jha P; Shrestha K, 2013, 'Climate Change and Urban Water Supply: Adaptive Capacity of Local Government in Kathmandu City, Nepal', Journal of Forest and Livelihood, vol. 11, pp. 62 - 81, http://www.forestaction.org/publications/view/136

Pradhan A; Shrestha K, 2012, 'Rethinking environmental decision-making practice: Analysis of environmental and climate change decisions in Australian governments', OIDA International Journal of Sustainable Development, vol. 3, pp. 11 - 26, http://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=1990429#%23

Neupane S; Shrestha K, 2012, 'Sustainable forest governance in a changing climate: Impacts of REDD program on the livelihood of poor communities in Nepalese community forestry', OIDA International Journal of Sustainable Development, vol. 4, pp. 71 - 82, http://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=2048675

Shrestha K; Mahjabeen Z, 2011, 'Civil science, community participation and planning for knowledge-based development: analysis of Sydney Metropolitan Strategy', International Journal of Knowledge-Based Development, vol. 2, pp. 412 - 432, http://dx.doi.org/10.1504/IJKBD.2011.044315

Dressler W; Buscher B; Schoon B; Brockington D; Hayes T; Kull C; McCarthy J; Shrestha K, 2010, 'From hope to crisis and back again? A critical genealogy of the global CBNRM narrative', Environmental Conservation, vol. 37, pp. 5 - 15, http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/S0376892910000044

Mahjabeen Z; Shrestha K; Dee J, 2009, 'Rethinking community participation in urban planning: The role of disadvantaged groups in Sydney Metropolitan Strategy', Australian Journal of Regional Studies, vol. 15, pp. 45 - 63, http://www.anzrsai.org/system/files/f8/f4/f51/f52/o289//Mahjabeen.pdf

Sarker A; Ross H; Shrestha K, 2008, 'Common pool approach for water quality management: An Australian case study', Ecological Economics, vol. 68, pp. 461 - 471, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ecolecon.2008.05.001

Sarker A; Ross H; Shrestha K, 2008, 'Interdependence of common pool resources: Lessons from a nested set of catchments in Australia', Human Ecology, vol. 36, pp. 821 - 834, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10745-008-9206-1

Shrestha K; Mcmanus P, 2008, 'The politics of community participation in natural resource management: Lessons from community forestry in Nepal', Australian Forestry, vol. 71, pp. 135 - 146, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/00049158.2008.10676280

Shrestha K; Mcmanus P, 2007, 'The embeddedness of community forestry in Nepal', Small-Scale Forestry, vol. 6, pp. 273 - 290, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11842-007-9020-4

Conference Papers

Nur I; Shrestha KK, 2017, 'An Integrative Perspective on Community Vulnerability to Flooding in Cities of Developing Countries', in Procedia Engineering, pp. 958 - 967, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.proeng.2017.07.141


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