Namgyel Wangmo

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Bhutan presented its combined 6th and 7th periodic report to the Committee on the Rights of the Child (CRC) on 14th and 15 May 2024 at the United Nations in Geneva, Switzerland. The Bhutanese delegation was led by Hon’ble Minister of Education and Skills Development, Lyonpo Yeezang De Thapa. The ...

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Mr. Vincente Perez, Honorary Consul (HC) of Bhutan in the Philippines called on Hon’ble Foreign Minister today. HC’s support to Bhutan and future collaboration were discussed during the meeting. Mr. Perez also attended the Sustainable Finance for Tiger Landscapes Conference, held from 22-23 April 2024.

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Ms. Taina Dyckhoff, Head of Environment Division, German Embassy, New Delhi called on Hon’ble Foreign Minister today at 1130 HRs. During the meeting, matters related to bilateral relations between Bhutan and Germany were discussed. The German delegation from the Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation, Nuclear Safety and Consumer ...

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On 3 April 2024, Hon’ble Foreign Minister Lyonpo D.N. Dhungyel graced the launch of the UNDP’s Human Development Report (HDR) 2023-2024 in Bhutan as the Chief Guest. In his keynote address, Hon’ble Lyonpo underlined Bhutan’s efforts towards human development and the importance of multilateralism to address global challenges. The Human ...

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Joint Statement between Bhutan and Bangladesh on the occasion of the State Visit of His Majesty Jigme Khesar Namgyel Wangchuck, King of Bhutan, to Bangladesh from 25 to 28 March 2024

  His Majesty Jigme Khesar Namgyel Wangchuck, King of Bhutan is paying a State Visit to Bangladesh from 25 to 28 March 2024, at the invitation of the Hon’ble President of Bangladesh, H.E. Mr. Mohammed Shahabuddin. His Majesty The King was accompanied by Her Majesty The Gyaltsuen Jetsun Pema Wangchuck, ...

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Mr. Ken Shimizu, Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) Representative for Bhutan and Nepal called-on Hon’ble Foreign Minister today. The meeting discussed areas of cooperation and reaffirmed commitment to strengthen the long standing partnership between RGoB and FAO.

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State Visit to Bhutan by H.E. Shri Narendra Modi, Prime Minister of India, from 21-22 March 2024  His Excellency Shri Narendra Modi, Hon’ble Prime Minister of the Republic of India, will make a two-day State Visit to Bhutan from 21-22 March 2024 on the invitation of His Majesty The King. ...

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H.E. Mrs. Makawadee Sumitmor, Ambassador of Thailand to Bhutan called on Hon’ble Foreign Minister D.N. Dhungyel today. The meeting discussed the long-standing and wide range of existing cooperation between Bhutan and Thailand.

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Bhutan deposits the Instruments of Ratification of the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (CRPD) to the United Nations

  On behalf of the Royal Government of Bhutan, Mr Phuntsho Norbu, Chargé d’affaires, a.i., Permanent Mission of the Kingdom of Bhutan to the United Nations in New York during the deposit ceremony on 13 March 2024 handed over the original Instrument of Ratification of the Convention on the Rights ...

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Signing Ceremony for GGP Project

  Ambassador of Bhutan to Japan V. Namgyel and Ambassador of Japan to Bhutan Hiroshi Suzuki signed the Grant Contract for the Project for “The Project for the Transportation Facilitation for Eliminating Violence against Children in Remote Areas in Bhutan” in New Delhi. Under the project, the Government of Japan ...

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