Announcement For Recruitment of National Consultant

The Watershed Management Division, Department of Forests and Park Services, Ministry of Agriculture and Forests, would like to recruit a National Consultant for 45 days to help develop a roadmap for Bhutan’s approach to REDD+ safeguards.

Program for hedge plantations at Thimphu-Babesa Express Highway

The Ministry of Agriculture and Forests will be carrying out the hedge plantations at the Thimphu-Babesa Express Highway dividers (6.2 km) todayon 24/7/15.

Therefore, all the Departments and Agencies are requested to send their staff for plantation as per the following program and staff list.

600th Community Forest Handed Over

The 600th Community Forest (CF) in Bhutan, the Goenkha Community Forest under Phangyul Geog, Wangdiphodrang Dzongkhag was handed over to the Community Forest Management Group (CFMG) by His Excellency Lyonpo Yeshey Dorji, Minister for MoAF, on the 24th of June 2015.

Cleaning Campaign Along Phajoding Trail

Office Order


HR Database Management Training in Bumthang


2nd June Plantation at Dorji Goenpa, Trongsa


Message from His Excellency Lyonpo Yeshey Dorji, Hon’ble Minister, MoAF, on the occasion of Social Forestry Day 2015

Our forest plantation record dates back to the late 1940s when the first plantation was carried out in Gelephu in an area of 3.20 acres.  The annual tree planting tradition of the Department was re-enforced with the declaration of June 2 as the Social Forestry Day in 1985 to commemorate the coronation of His Majesty the Fourth Druk Gyalpo, who is a visionary environmentalist.

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