Coordination Meeting held between the DoFPS and NRDCL

A coordination meeting was held between Department of Forests and Park Services (DoFPS) and Natural Resources Development Corporation Limited (NRDCL) in the first week of April 2018 in Phuentsholing.  The meeting was chaired by the Hon’ble Director, DoFPS and attended by the Chief Executive Officer, NRDCL, Chief Forestry Officers (Forests Resources Management Division(FRMD), Territorial Divisions and Parks), Regional Managers and Senior Officers from NRDCL and FRMD.

The co-ordination meeting was mainly conducted to discuss the implementation issues between NRDCL and DoFPS and help improve the coordination while implementing the plans and programs of the Department and NRDCL.

During the meeting, issues concerning extraction and disposal of timber both from FMUs and other areas (adhoc basis), implementation of FMU plan, Operation planning, Timber royalty, Timber Pricing and issues related to allocation, distribution and marketing of Sand and Stones were discussed.

Realizing the importance of such meeting, it has been agreed that the coordination meeting between NRDCL and Department will be conducted biannually and the meeting will be organized by Department and NRDCL alternately. The next meeting will be coordinated and organized by NRDCL. The meeting was coordinated by Forest Resources Management Division and funded by REDD+ program.

Forest Resources Management Division