• Global Snow Leopard Forum

    the delegates at the forum
    the delegates at the forum

    21-23 October: Government Ministers of twelve Snow Leopard Range countries and Heads of International Conservation Community gathered in Bishkek, Kyrgystan Republic, for the first ever Global Snow Leopard Forum (GSLF). The delegates discussed urgent action required for the conservation of the iconic but highly endangered species of the mountain ecosystem. The twelve range countries are: Afghanistan, Bhutan, China, India, Kazakhstan, Kyrgystan, Mongolia, Nepal, Pakistan, Russia, Tajikistan, and Uzbekistan.

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  • Vacancy Re-announcement

    The Ministry of Agriculture and Forests is pleased to re-announce the availability of the following vacancy for the following posts:

    Agency/Department/Division Position Title Position Level Minimum Required Qualification No. of Posts Remarks
    Livestock Input Supply Division(Animal Nutrition Division), DoL, HQ Chief Livestock Production Officer P1 A BSc in Animal Science 1 In-service

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  • Animal health campaign organised at Laya

    sterilization in progress
    sterilization in progress

    Laya: Gid disease has been a major concern for the yak herders in Laya. In order to reduce the disease emergence and help the yak rearing communities to earn the most from their animals, the Regional Livestock Development Centre (RLDC), Wangdue in collaboration with Gasa Dzongkhag organised an animal health campaign in Laya from 10 till 23 October 2013.

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  • Picture Story:

    DSC03754Ms. Yumiko Asakuma, Chief Representative, Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) Bhutan Office and Mr. Tenzin Dhendup Officiating Secretary, Ministry of Agriculture and Forests (MoAF) signed a Minutes of Discussions on the Study on the Japenese Grant Assistance for the Food Security Project for Underprivileged Farmers in the Kingdom in the presence of Hon’ble Minister, MoAF today.

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