UN Resident Coordinator meets Ministers of Works and Human Settlement, Home Affairs and Finance


The new UN Bhutan Resident Coordinator presented his credentials to the Ministers of Works and Human Settlement, Home Affairs and Finance and discussed the current and future areas of UN support. Sustainable Development Planning: Lyonpo Namgay Dorji, “We are close to the end of the 11th Five Year Plan and the 12th plan formulation and […]

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New UN Bhutan Resident Coordinator presents credentials to Foreign Minister

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02 March, 2017: Earlier this morning, UN Bhutan’s new Resident Coordinator, Mr. Gerald Daly, presented his credentials to the Minister of Foreign Affairs, Lyonpo Damcho Dorji. During a traditional Bhutanese ceremony that organized by the ministry as part of the meeting, Mr. Daly said that he was, “Heartened to know that the Royal Government of […]

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UN Bhutan welcomes new Resident Coordinator


Staff members of United Nations agencies in Bhutan received the new UN Resident Coordinator, Mr. Gerald Daly, at the Paro International Airport this morning. For the past years, Gerald served as Policy Adviser and Team Leader of Programme, Joint Funding and Business Operations in the UN Development Group (2011-2017). His focus areas included ensuring cross-UN […]

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UNDP Bhutan invites National Consultants with Project Preparation and Programming Expertise

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Position: Project Preparation and Programming Expert-National Consultant Duration: 25 working days (Until 10th March 2017) UNDP Bhutan invites proposals from local qualified and experienced consultants to undertake the following tasks: 1) Assessment of gaps and implementation constraints for GEF/LDCF project. 2) Design multi criteria/tool to review resource allocation. 3) Review and revise GEF Tracking Tools […]

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UN SG calls for an inclusive world embracing all humanity’s diversity


Following is UN Secretary-General’s Ban Ki-moon’s message on the International Day of Persons with Disabilities, observed on 3 December: Ten years ago this month, the United Nations General Assembly adopted the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities. One of the most widely ratified international human rights instruments, with 169 Parties, the Convention has […]

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