Madan Poudel

Madan Poudel

Passionate Agriculturist

A LITTLE ABOUT ME

Hello. I am an agriculturist.a system thinker.a permaculturist.an entrepreneur.an activist.a coffee lover.

I work with different young professionals’ network around the world to transfer technical knowledge and advocate/practice permaculture/organic farming to make agriculture sustainable, youth-friendly and smart with appropriate technology.

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SERVICES

FARM PLANNING

I work with small and medium enterprises to design appropriate farm plans for starting up business. 

PERMACULTURE DESIGN

Whether it is landscape restoration or urban gardening project, I provide services for holistic management of land and energy with permaculture principles.

CAPACITY BUILDING

I provide capacity building trainings to organizations for leadership developemnt, project design and communications.

AGRI-INPUT SUPPLIES

If you need high quality input supplies for your farm, you will not regret with the supplies I provide.

FUN FACT

24000 SHOTS CAPTURED

37 PROJECTS COMPLETED

10000 TRAINING BENEFITARIES

5 COUNTRIES TRAVELLED

WORKED WITH

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Madan Poudel

Madan Poudel

mdnpoudel@outlook.com

+977 9846483900

Pokhara, Nepal

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WORK HISTORY

2017

Finance Officer of Control Board

IAAS

 

Control Board supports the work of the Executive Board (EB), guides and advices them by giving feedback on the EB teamwork. It is the supervising authority of IAAS.
As Finance Officer of Control Board I am:
==> Responsible to support and control all financial related matters.
==> Examine the bookkeeping, taxes, Development Fund and the budget
presented by the Vice President of Finance and advise major investments
and exceptional expenditure. This examination shall also include accounts
relating to any special fund or project established by the association.

2016

Founding Director Company Name Dates EmployedAug 2016

 

Founding Director

LOK MARGA INTEGRATED PERMACULTURE FAARM

Start-up farm envisions to practice organic farming, permaculture practices, establish food forest for making productive landscape, starting cooperative farming and marketing the farm produces on local market. Currently my farm produces Mandarin, Macadamia nuts, Turmeric, Ginger and Coffee on 1 hector of land.

2017

 

National Director

IAAS NEPAL

The International Association of Students in Agricultural and Related Sciences (IAAS) brings together students around the world that share similar dreams and ideals in agricultural and related sciences. With committees in 50 countries and about 10.000 members we are the largest international student association in our field.
I founded IAAS Nepal chapter with institutionalized National Committees and Local Committees. As a National Director my responsibilities were:
==> To relay all information about the Association to the Committees in Nepal.
==> To be responsible for all activities of the Association within my country.
==>To be responsible that my country is represented in all negotiations with the Association.
==> To co-ordinate the activities, train my successor, submit a national report to the Executive Board.

Go Further, Go IAAS !

2015

Founder

YUWA KRISHI

YubaKrishi is a network of Young agri entrepreneurs in Nepal dedictaed to provide services on mentorship, networking and entrepreneurship development.

 

2013

Local Representative

YPARD NEPAL

Ypard is the Global platform of youth for agriculture research and development(ARD).

 

2015

Council Member

US EMBASSY YOUTH COUNCIL NEPAL

US Embassy Youth Council, a community of Nepalese Youths established to inform the U.S. Embassy about the challenges young Nepalese face and what can be done to address them along with encouraging the participation of council members in their communities and the larger civil society, has called for applications from interested Nepali youths for 2017-18 cohort.
Among many activities of USYC, I did a short Term Thematic Project on “Web and Technical Learning Bootcamp”, September, 25-27, 2016, Rampur, Chitwan, Nepal.

 

2017

Agri Intern

PRIME  MINISTER AGRICULTURE MODERNIZATION PROJECT, SYANGJA

Government of Nepal launched ten years Prime Minister Agriculture Modernization Project (PMAMP) in 2016 A.D to boost up the productivity allocating the resources and technology by differentiating into super zones, zones and blocks. I was placed as an Agri-Intern in Mandarin Zone, Syangja as a part of final semester course in bachelors program of Agriculture of Agriculture and Forestry University.
Responsibilities
==>Provide capacity building training to farmers group, co-operatives and
enterprises
==> Writing technical publications and preparing reports
==>Visit and interview different value chain actor on mandarin sub-sector
for research on “Economic Appraisal and Value Chain Analysis of
Mandarin Sub-Sector on Syangja District.”
==>Provide technical, commercial and financial advice and information to
farmers on the project sites.

 

2013

Web4knowledge Internship

YPARD

As an Intern my responsibilities were to manage and expand information services on YPARD’s website working remotely (15 hours per week) in close collaboration with YPARD Web and Communications Director.

EDUCATION HISTORY

2013

Bachelors of Science in Agriculture

AGRICULTURE AND FORESTRY UNIVERSITY AFU

 

PROFESSIONAL SKILLS

Permaculture Design

Sustainable Agriculture

Organic Farming

Agri Business

Soil Management

Landscape Restoration

Research

Bio Char

Blogging

WordPress

 

SOFT SKILLS

Design Thinking

Arc GIS

Web 2.0

Photoshop

Presentation

 

TESTIMONIALS

Marina Cherbonnier

Marina Cherbonnier Web & Communication Manager @YPARD

Madan worked as remote Web4knowledge Intern with YPARD Global Coordination Unit for 8 months, in 2014. He was in charge of searching for and posting information and opportunities on YPARD Official website: ypard.net, developed with Drupal. He benefitted from online and face-to-face technical online communicators trainings. Since then, he has built from scratch the AgriYouthNepal platform in order to inspire and inform youth about using ICTs for agricultural development in Nepal. Madan proved to be a key team player. He further stand as one of the pillars in the building up of YPARD Nepal group. YPARD Nepal chapter has shown outstanding abilities in bringing youth’s insights together and shaping YPARD Nepal strategy based on their members’ input. I strongly commend his thorough work and continuous eagerness to learn. Watch his short video on how he grew as a communicator and leader for boosting youth engagement in agriculture: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LMCDc-nCKv0

DOWNLOAD MY CV

You can download my CV in pdf format if you like. I currently work for Pixelwars creative studio. I create usable web interfaces, front end coding stuff and almost anything. But i love what i do.

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