With reference to letter no: RCSC/PP/03/2998 dated 10 May 2013 of the Royal Civil Service Commission regarding invitation of nominations for Civil Service Award, The Human Resource Division, Ministry of Agriculture & Forests hereby invite nominations as below;
A. Dedicated Service Award
1. 10 years or more but less than 20 years (Form 1)
2. 20 years or [...]
500th Community Forestry Management Group â€“ celebrating citizen participation in forest governance
The approach to forest management in Bhutan has gone through fundamental changes over the past decades. Today, there is a rapid growth in community-based forest management in the country. Households in a community come together to form community forest management groups. These groups are provided with access and management rights and responsibilities over community forests.
The Sustainable Land Management Project financed by Global Environment Facility Grant administered by the World Bank terminates at the end of this fiscal year. Therefore, the project management would like to seek the services of a local consultant/consultancy firm to carry out a study to evaluate the overall project design and implementation status â€“ assessing [...]
Notice inviting tender for Construction of Cardamom and Citrus Seedlings Propagation Houses at National Seed Centre Bhur, Gelephu
The Royal Government of Bhutan has received a credit from the International Development Association towards the cost of Remote Rural Communities Development Project (RRCDP) and intends to apply a part of the funds to cover eligible payments under the contracts for construction of works as detailed below.
The Remote Rural Communities Development Project under Planning and [...]
May 6, Tsirang: The National Plant Protection Centre (NPPC) in collaboration with the Dzongkhag Agriculture sector, Tsirang and financial support from the ACIAR Citrus project initiated the Chinese citrus fruit fly, Bactrocera minax Enderlin management program. The program has been started with the objective ofÂ Â managing the Chinese citrus fruit fly in a coordinated manner [...]
11 – 13 May, Lamperi: The first ever Rhododendron festival in Bhutan was held at Lamperi from 11 to 13 May this year. It was organised by Nature Recreation and Ecotourism Division (NRED) of Department of Forests and Park Services in collaboration with the Meto Pelri Tshogpa.
The three-day [...]
10 May 2013, Lhuentse: TheÂ Bomdeling Wildlife Sanctuary (BWS) Park Range in collaboration with the geog administration, Khoma, conducted a daylong consultation meeting with the Cordyceps collectors of Rongmateng and Tsangwog under Khoma geog in Lhuentse Dzongkhag.
The meeting was conducted as part of BWS annual initiatives in capacity building of the people living in the alpine [...]
May 13, Bumthang: A two-week training on the spatial analysis tools started at the Ugyen Wangchuck Institute for Conservation and Envorenment (UWICE), Lamai Goempa, Bumthang. A total of 25 participants from different Territorial Division, Extension Services, and Parks offices are attending the training.
The main objectives of the training is to teach basic theoretical concept and [...]
1 May, Mongar: A major limiting factor for production of crops like tomato, chilli and brinjal, which are usually grown as summer vegetables in low altitude areas, is the fruit borer infestation. In order to address this infestation, Research Development Sub-Center (RDSC),Lingmethang conducted some field demonstrations using marigold as trap crop. Past studies at the [...]
The Ugyen Wangchuck Institute for Conservation and Environment (UWICE), Ministry of Agriculture & Forests, Bumthang is pleased to invite application from interested Bhutanese Nationals for the post of one ESP (Preferably male).
The interested candidates may apply to the Director, UWICE with the following documents latest by June 07, 2013.
Security clearance Certificate
Citizenship ID card (new)
Medical Fitness [...]