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Hon’ble Zhabtog Lyonpo, Dorji Choden attended the Sanitation and Water for All (SWA) Sector Ministers’ Meeting at Washington DC, USA

IMG_1571Hon’ble Zhabtog Lyonpo, Dorji Choden attended the Sanitation and Water for All (SWA) Sector Ministers’ Meeting at Washington DC, USA from 19th to 20th April, 2017. This high level meeting of ministers responsible for water, sanitation and hygiene is convened by UNICEF in behalf of the SWA global partnership with the objective of bringing together ministers to agree on priority actions and share experiences to achieve the sanitation, water and hygiene related targets of the Sustainable Development Goals. The meeting is being attended by more than 200 participants from more than 40 countries, civil organisations and development partners. Hon’ble Lyonpo is accompanied  by  from the Ministry of Works and Human Settlement and the Ministry of Health officials.

Launching of Guideline for Differently-abled Friendly Construction

desHer Majesty The Gyaltsuen Jetsun Pema Wangchuck  launched the ‘Guideline for DIfferently- Abled Friendly Construction’ during inaugural session of International Conference on Autism and Neurodevelopmental Disorder held on 19th April 2017 at Royal Banquet Hall, Thimphu. The Ministry is truly blessed and honoured  by  the gracious patronage of Her Majesty The Gyaltsuen for launching the book during such an important occasion.

As a technical agency, the ministry strongly felt to uphold the inspiration of Their Majesties and  address the importance of barrier-free environment for everyone. This comprehensive guideline will guide the Planners, Architects, Engineers and Developers to plan, design and build barrier-free infrastructure to make our cities a place which is accessible and safe for all. It covers the design considerations and construction of barrier free infrastructure ranging from signage to lighting, street furniture, footpath, parks, play ground.

Airfare Quotation

The Procurement Section of this Ministry invites sealed quotation from the interested ticketing/travel agent to submit your most competitive rate in sealed envelope for Paro-Delhi (Round Trip) Sector. The details of the quotation is available in the link below:

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