• Global Food Policy Report 2019 launched

    29 April, Thimphu: The Hon’ble Sanam Lyonpo, Yeshey Penjor and the Director General for the International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), Dr.  Sheggen Fan launched the Global Food Policy Report 2019 at Hotel Migmar.

     The eighth edition of the report reviews the major food policy issues, developments and decisions of 2018, and considers challenges and opportunities ahead. In 2018, many regions of the world faced increasing rates of hunger with global undernourishment continuing to rise for the third year in a row and stagnation in tackling malnutrition.

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  • Notice inviting re-tender

    The National Biodiversity Centre, Serbithang is pleased to invite sealed bids from eligible supplier for the supply of Lab Equipments for AnGR Section, under National Biodiversity Centre, Serbithang.

    The tender documents can be downloaded from the link provided below:

    Last date of submission: not later than 11am on 09th May, 2019

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  • Ninth South Asia and Central Asia Man and Biosphere Network meeting

    25- 27 April, Thimphu: The Nature Conservation Division under Department of Forests and Park Services in collaboration with Bhutan National Commission for UNESCO under Ministry of Education and UNESCO New Delhi office organised the Ninth South Asia and Central Asia Man and Biosphere Network (SACAM) meeting in Thimphu with the theme “Citizen Science in Biosphere Reserves”.

    The first two day of the meeting focused on introduction to MAB, sharing of experiences and opportunities from Biosphere Reserve network in South and Central Asia. The third day will be field visit to Bhutan’s proposed MAB site at Lampelri Royal Botanical Park.

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