•   The United Nations, led by the World Food Programme in collaboration with the Department of Disaster Management, Ministry of Home and Cultural Affairs, organized a three-day Earthquake Preparedness Simulation in Thimphu. The main purpose of th Read More

  •   The United Nations Bhutan in collaboration with the Civil Society Organization Authority and the Australian Himalayan Foundation is organizing a CSO Capacity Development Training from May 28 to May 30, 2018 at the UN House. During the course o Read More

  •     THE SECRETARY-GENERAL’s MESSAGE ON THE INTERNATIONAL DAY  OF THE WORLD’S INDIGENOUS PEOPLES (9 August 2018)   Indigenous peoples have a profound spiritual connection to their lands and resources.  Yet, increasingly, ind Read More

  • Every year, millions of children, women and men fall into the hands of traffickers, lured by fake promises and deceit. Human trafficking has become a global multi-billion-dollar enterprise, affecting nearly every country in the world. #EndHumanTraffi Read More

International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples

    THE SECRETARY-GENERAL’s MESSAGE ON THE INTERNATIONAL DAY  OF THE WORLD’S INDIGENOUS PEOPLES (9 August 2018)   Indigenous peoples have a profound spiritual connection to t

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Comparative Development Studies – Indonesia, Afganistan, Rwanda and Bhutan.

Host: Dr. Karma Phuntsho The founder of Loden Foundation, a development organization that promotes education and entrepreneurship in Bhutan as well as the Shejun Agency for Bhutan’s Cultural Docume

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World Day against Trafficking in Persons

Every year, millions of children, women and men fall into the hands of traffickers, lured by fake promises and deceit. Human trafficking has become a global multi-billion-dollar enterprise, affecting

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Where is Mental Health in Our Development?

Host: Dr. Karma Phuntsho The founder of Loden Foundation, a development organization that promotes education and entrepreneurship in Bhutan as well as the Shejun Agency for Bhutan’s Cultural Documen

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Earthquake Preparedness Simulation

  The United Nations, led by the World Food Programme in collaboration with the Department of Disaster Management, Ministry of Home and Cultural Affairs, organized a three-day Earthquake Prepared

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National Council Induction Session

  UN Resident Coordinator’s address to the members of the National Council on 6 June 2018 “I have always maintained that the destiny of the country lies in the hands of our people. The ti

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Youth Matters in Development

  Topic: Youth Matters in Development Host: Dr. Karma Phuntsho is the founder of Loden Foundation, a development organization that promotes education and entrepreneurship in Bhutan as well as the

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CSO Capacity Development Training

  The United Nations Bhutan in collaboration with the Civil Society Organization Authority and the Australian Himalayan Foundation is organizing a CSO Capacity Development Training from May 28 to

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Data Literacy Workshop

The UN Resident Coordinator in Bhutan, Gerald Daly, met with the Executive Director of UNFPA, Dr. Natalia Kanem at the Data Literary Workshop held in Bangkok, Thailand from May 23-25. Also seen in the

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International Experience from National Colleagues

  International Experience from National Colleagues   The Good, The Bad and The Ugly   In recognizing that many national staff working for the United Nations in Bhutan are keen on pursu

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UN Leadership & Interning in UN Bhutan

  The Resident Coordinator of UN in Bhutan, Gerald Daly, visited the Gaeddu College of Business Studies , Samtse College of Education and College of Science and Technology. Attached is the pow

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Special Representative of the SC on VAC call on

  The Resident Coordinator of UN in Bhutan, Gerald Daly met with the Special Representative of the Secretary-General on Violence against Children (VAC), Marta Santos Pais on May 8 at the UN House

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