• Training Workshop on Protected Area Management Effectiveness

    UntitledWildlife Conservation Division, Department of the Forests and Park Services is currently conducting a three days training workshop on ‘Protected Areas Management Effectiveness’ at Lobesa. The workshop is facilitated by two international experts namely Dr. Nigel Dudley and Dr Sue Stolton, Research Equilibrium, UK, and attended by CFOs and Park Rangers from the project sites (WCNP, PNP, JSWNP, RMNP) and JDNP among others.

    The main objectives of the workshop are to firstly, to introduce management effectiveness (ME) assessment: best practices, tools, global targets and data collection, introduce how ME links to management standards and secondly to discuss how this workshop links into the ‘Bhutan for Life’ project,  thirdly to train participants in the use of the management effectiveness tracking tool (METT), discuss how to enhance the METT and the possibility of developing some Bhutan specific modules and finally to plan the long term institutionalization of ME in Bhutan.

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  • Hon’ble Lyonpo inaugurated the sale of local rice

    A50X25759 February, Thimphu. As a part of agriculture commercialization in accordance with agreement between Food Corporation of Bhutan Limited (FCBL) and Ministry of Agriculture and Forests (MoAF), the sale of locally produced rice was launched today by Hon’ble Lyonpo Yeshey Dorji.

    FCBL has collected more than 285 metric tons of paddy from Sarpang Dzongkhag and Punakha/ Wangdue valley. The sale of Local Maap, Local kaap and improved varieties of this rice is available only through FCBL outlets. There are seven pilot dzongkhags; Thimphu, Paro, wangdue, phuentsholing, s/jongkhar, Mongar and Trashi gang were marketing of these rice will be focused.

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  • Quotation for Vehicle Hire

    Sealed quotations are invited for hire of Santafe/Toyota Prado Make Vehicle for the National Centre for Animal Health, Serbithang for the total duration of around 10 to 15days in March or April. The quotations shall be submitted along with earnest money of Nu. 8,000.00 (Eight thousand only), in the form of Demand draft or cash warrant in favour of Program Director, NCAH, Serbithang. Tender for which earnest money is not provided shall be rejected. Earnest money shall be returned on finalization and award of contract.

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