Archives Year: [2016-07]
Regional Consultation on SDG Alliance 8.7- South Asia Launch
Regional Consultation on the Sustainable Development Goals(SDG) Alliance 8.7- South Asia Launch. Organized by SAIEVAC and hosted by Royal Government of Bhutan, Ministry of Labour and Human Resources (MoLHR), National Commission for Women and Children (NCWC) and NACG Bhutan(SAIEVAC National Mechanisms)
Gratitude to Outgoing Government Secretaries
National Commission for Women and Children (NCWC) would like to express our gratitude and appreciation for our three outgoing Commission members:
- Aum Sangay Zam, Secretary, Ministry of Education.
- Dasho Dr. Dorji Wangchuk- Secretary, Ministry of Health
- Dasho Pema Wangda - Secretary, Ministry of Labour and Human Resources
Over the period served as members, you have contributed immensely in making a difference in the lives of women and children in Bhutan. The NCWC remains honored and privileged to have you as Commission members.
Award of Goen Ta
Coinciding with the closing ceremony of the seventh session of the second Parliament on 7th July 2016, His Majesty the King awarded the six female Parliament members with "Goen Ta", a symbol of responsibility, equivalent to the "Patang". It is a reflection of His Majesty's far reaching vision of gender equality. NCWC would like congratulate our Chairperson (Lyonpo Dorji Choden) and the other esteemed recipients.
Courtesy: Facebook page of Lyonchhen Tshering Tobgay and Lyonpo Dorji Choden.