Lyonchhen Tshering Tobgay with Mamata Banerjee Honourable Chief Minister of West Bengal.
Lyonpo Ngeema Sangay Tshempo, the Minister of Labour and Human Resources led officials of the Secretariat and TTI Khuruthang and Samthang for social work for the reconstruction of Wangduephodrang Dzong on 3 October 2015. The event was organized to commemorate the 60th birth anniversary of our 4th Druk Gyalpo, create awareness on TVET (Technical Vocational Education and Training) and inculcate dignity of labour.
The Prime Minister attends the 3rd Biennial Counseling Conference On Preventing Suicide: Reaching Out and Saving Lives dedicated to the 60th Birth Anniversary of His Majesty the Fourth Druk Gyalpo this morning at the Convention Center.
Lyonchhen met Prime Minister of India H.E. Shri Narendra Modi on the sidelines of the United Nations Sustainable Development Summit 2015, and discussed matters of mutual interest
Lyonchhen received Deputy Prime Minister of Nepal, H.E. Prakash Man Singh and his delegation at Permanent Mission Bhutan, New York on the sidelines of the Sustainable Development Summit - 2015
Lyonpo Ngeema Sangay Chenpo in dialogue with Dr. Dilip. The MoLHR invited Dr. Dilip Chenoy CEO/Managing Director of National Skills Development Cooperation (NSDC), India, the invitation was extended to initiate dialogue for establishment of linkages with NSDC in possible areas of collaboration and partnership in Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET).
Her Majesty Gyalyum Sangay Choden Wangchuck graced the 3rd Biennial Counseling Conference On Preventing Suicide: Reaching Out and Saving Lives dedicated to the 60th Birth Anniversary of His Majesty the Fourth Druk Gyalpo at the Convention Center
Lyonchhen at the UNGA
Lyonchhhen during the reception hosted by the President of the United States & Mrs. Obama for Leaders of Delegations to the 70th UN General Assembly on 28th September 2015 in NYC.
Hon’ble Minster and Ambassador discussed on the establishment of linkages with relevant institutes in Australia and also discussed about the possibility to venture in TVET sectors.
The delegates from Royal Thai Government led by Dr. Chaiyanun Sangma-kar, Director, Chonburi Technical College called on Hon’ble Minster, Ngeema Sangay Tshempo of MoLHR at Minister’s office this morning.
In the meeting, they had a discussion on various TVET activities, arts and crafts, skills development, especially in the areas of packaging technology, wood craving and metal work. Also discussed on recruitment of additional Bhutanese Graduates as English Teacher in all 420 Vocational Colleges under Office of Vocational Education Commission (OVEC) Ministry of Education, Thailand.
Further, they deliberated on instructor exchange program and skills development training for Bhutanese instructors in vocational colleges under OVEC, Thailand.
Her Majesty the Queen Mother Ashi Sangay Choden Wangchuck graced the International Day of the Girl Child on 11th October 2015 in Khasadrapchu Middle Secondary School which was organized by the National Commission for Women and Children in partnership with UNICEF and the Ministry of Education on the theme, “The Power of the Adolescent Girl” as part of the vision for 2030. This special event was observed with profound speeches on the theme by the students and teachers followed by a cultural event and a “Tokha” to all the participants by the Queen mother.