UNODC National Project Coordinator Vacancy Re-announcement

UNDP is seeking to recruit a Bhutanese National as National Project Coordinator for the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime. Under the overall guidance of the UNODC Representative for South Asia and under the direct supervision of the Deputy Representative, the National Project Coordinator is responsible for the implementation of the project activities. The […]

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SDGs Student Photo Contest 2017 – Call for Applications!!

UNIC Tokyo will be organizing the Student Photo Contest along with Sophia University and also special cooperation from Getty Images Japan. For more information, Download Contest Details

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2017 World Press Freedom Day statement by UN Secretary General

3 May 2017: Journalists go to the most dangerous places to give voice to the voiceless. Media workers suffer character assassination, sexual assault, detention, injuries and even death. We need leaders to defend a free media. This is crucial to counter prevailing misinformation. And we need everyone to stand for our right to truth. On […]

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13th RTM concludes highlighting LDC graduation, innovation and the 12th FYP

“Bhutan, as small as it may be, could be an innovation hub”, said Prime Minister Tshering Tobgay as he delivered his Round Table Meeting (RTM) closing remarks. Lyonchen further added that innovation, such the Gross National Happiness (GNH) survey, need to be celebrated and used for, “Our own good but also share it with the […]

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13th Round Table Meeting starts

Prime Minister Tshering Tobgay, UN Assistant Secretary General Haoliang Xu, and the Foreign Affairs minister Damcho Dorji launched the 12th Five Year Plan guideline during the opening of the 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 […]

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