World Water Day

Bhutan rates the highest in water availability in the region, however, access to water resources still remain an issue. Majority of the water resources flow through small streams and rivers located at the bottom of the gorges and ravines while human settlements and farmlands lay in upper slopes and hilltops. The irony of water scarcity in the face of plenty is thus not new to Bhutan.

Recent posts

Development Partners’ Group (DPG) Meeting

The UN Development Partners’ Group met at the UN House on April 26. During the meeting, three presentations were made on Safe System Approach to Human Wildlife Conflict by WWF, UNDP Small Grants Programme Opportunities and Bhutan’s Voluntary National Review by GNHC. Please find the PDF of the presentations below: Safe System (WWF) SGP (GEF) […]

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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 pursuing international assignment to enhance their career, the Resident Coordinator’s Office took the opportunity to invite two UN national staff who have been on […]

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Calling Applicants for BICOB 2018

Applications open for BICOB 2018 team. Please send in your applications by April 25. Hurry! The competition will bring together 30 entrepreneurs in the making which includes 20 from Idea Stage and 10 from Startup stage. Three winners from each category will receive a special mention from High School Students’ pool and will be awarded […]

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