5th Annual Stakeholders Workshop

May 26, 2016 12:35 pm

The 5th Western region annual stakeholders workshop was organized at Paro from 18th till 20th May 2016, and was attended by the stakeholders who received supports from BTFEC to implement various projects in the areas of environmental conservation. The participants represented the government agencies, CSOs, BTFEC secretariat members and private individuals. The presentation covered some 25 projects, including the inputs from GNHC on monitoring and evaluation systems and new developments at the BTFEC.


Press Release

June 1, 2015 8:44 am

The Bhutan Trust Fund for Environmental Conservation signs 10 grant agreements with Gross National Happiness Commission, Communities and Civil Society Organizations for Nu. 78.013 million. The ten projects will support in the areas of eco-friendly tourism through development of infrastructure; White-Bellied Heron recovery plan; Rehabilitation of Luetshokha Tsho; Exploration of the unique biodiversity of Bhutan; Up-scaling sustainable land management to combat land degradation and climate change; Improve rural livelihood from Non-wood forest products; Strive to establish litter free society and advocating behavioral change –managing our own waste; Introduction of glue laminated timber technology and experimental application of glulam structures in Bhutan and improvement and authentication of smart wild animal repellent device.