The RNR Statistics Division, Directorate Services, Ministry of Agriculture and Forests, would like to request for expression of interest from the eligible firms for providing 3 days training on CountrySTAT system. CountrySTAT is a web-based platform for updating and sharing standardized data on agriculture and rural statistics.
26 February, Paro: In what attributes to be a space for rural innovation, fifty two change agents participated in the knowledge sharing process in the form of a National Workshop on Building Resilient Livelihoods. The workshop shared experiences and lesson learned from the European Union-funded “Support to Rural Livelihoods and Climate Change Adaptation in the Himalaya” (Himalica) program” implemented by ICIMOD together with the MoAF and Tsirang Dzongkhag in Bhutan.
Dasho Rinzin Dorji, Secretary, MoAF, who is also the Chair of ICIMOD Board of Governors shared that “Himalica is one of the successful projects in Bhutan and there is much to learn from it for building resilience, given that the climate change is real. Himalica has also contributed to the overarching national goals”. He urged all participants to leave no stone unturned for recommending simple and effective solutions for up scaling and out scaling through 12th five year plan with inbuilt sustainability.
In pursuance to the decision of the Ministry during its 313th HRC Meeting held on 30th January 2018, the Ministry of Agriculture and Forests is pleased to announce the shortlisted candidates for Chief Forestry Officers as detailed below:
21st February, 2018: The Ministry of Agriculture and Forests joins the rest of the Nation in conveying our Heartfelt Felicitations and Best Wishes on the 38th Birth Anniversary of our Druk Gyalpo, His Majesty The King Jigme Khesar Namgyel Wangchuck.
On this auspicious Occasion of the 38th Birth Anniversary of the Druk Gyalpo, the RNR Family offers our Heartfelt Prayers for the Long Life of His Majesty and for the Peace, Prosperity and Happiness in the Kingdom.