• Convocation for Seventh Batch Certificate Course at UWICE

    The newly passed out trainees with the CEO of NRDCL and UWICE Director
    The newly passed out trainees with the CEO of NRDCL and UWICE Director

    22 June, Jakar: The seventh batch of one-year certificate course in Conservation, Environment and Forestry Studies which was from July 2014 to June 2015 was conducted at the Ugyen Wangchuck Institute for Conservation and Environment (UWICE), formally concluded today with the Convocation Ceremony. The trainees who attended the course included both in-service and pre-service candidates selected to work at the Natural Resources Development Corporation Limited (NRDCL) after the course. During the one year course the trainees were introduced to various forestry basics including Forest Management; Silviculture; Forest Botany and Wildlife Conservation. After the theory course they were sent on attachment for the period of five months to various NRDCL offices.

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  • High Commissioner for Canada to India meets Hon’ble Lyonpo

    DSC05602June 19, Thimphu: The Hon’ble High Commissioner for Canada to India, Nadir Patel and his delegation paid a courtesy call to the Honb’le Agriculture Lyonpo, Yeshey Dorji. The High Commissioner who is in the country for the first time also serves as Canada’s Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary for Nepal and Bhutan.

    At the meeting, Lyonpo talked about the forest, agriculture and livestock as the three important sectors under the Ministry among others highlighting more on the forest and park services activities. He also shared the team on the on-going mass tree plantation around Thimphu.

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  • Inviting Quotation for Printing

    The Policy and Planning Division, Ministry of Agriculture and Forests would like to invite Quotations from authorized printing press for the printing of the report as specified below:

    Title                 : Results of the Methodological Studies for Agricultural and Rural Statistics in Bhutan 2015 (110 pages)

    Cover               :           300 GSM

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