• Lungten Zangmo and her family are one of the beneficiaries of this project. This intervention has resulted in improved access to better protected water sources, significant reduction in drudgery from substantial reduction in time spent and distance t Read More

  • Bhutan became the first country to declare that it will remain carbon neutral for all times to come. However, given its fragile mountain ecosystem and as a Least Developed Country, it is highly vulnerable to the impacts of climate change. Socioeconom Read More

  • Fed by the snow-capped mountains and rain during the monsoon, Bhutan is blessed with an abundant water resources complimented by rich biodiversity. However, it is hard to believe that there exists pockets of settlements in the country who have been, Read More

  • In recent times, studies show that the Himalayas are getting warmer. Bhutan is located in the Himalayas where temperature and precipitation has seen a change because of climate change. The impact of climate change on water resources of Bhutan is felt Read More

  • Kengkhar Gewog in eastern Bhutan is an example of a whole community facing severe water shortages due to climate change. There was not a single day, 54-year old Lungten Zangmo, remembers not worrying about the challenges of not having access to water Read More

International Women’s Day

The Resident Coordinator, Gerald Daly, making his statement at the International Women’s Day celebration at the Banquet Hall in Thimphu on March 8.

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Bhutan Dialogues (6th Session)

Topic: Bhutan Climate Action Host: Dr. Karma Phuntsho (first Bhutanese to receive a D.Phil from Oxford and the first Bhutanese to become an Oxbridge Fellow.He is also the founder of Loden Foundation,

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UNDP country office in Thimphu would like to announce the sale of a Toyota Landcruiser with the following details:   Vehicle registration no. Date of Purchase Model/ Make   Condition 3 CD 10   2006

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The first session of Bhutan Dialogues on media and development in Bhutan.

Dasho Kinley Dorji (Why discuss Media and Development?) Dasho Kinley Dorji is the Editor of the Druk Journal. He has worked in the Bhutanese media for more than three decades, served as Secretary of

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13th Round Table Meeting

United Nations Assistant Secretary General, Haoliang Xu: We gather to celebrate Bhutan’s development successes, consider its challenges, and reflect on our respective roles in supporting the sustain

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UNCT Vision 2030

Bhutan UNCT engages in an exercise on its Vision 2030 visioning and Comparative Advantages. 16 August 2017

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