Archive for June, 2011

June 25, 2011

henk de jong visits bhutan

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Henk de Jong, bhutan+partners, visits Bhutan from 24 June to 10 July. He will discuss developments of the sports program, support Ad Weststrate with the assessment of the film industry and discuss a proposal for sustainable building project with Lyonpo Yeshey Zimba among others.
Henk went to Chang jiji youth centre upon arrival in Thimphu and spoke with the youth workers team: Karma, Lham and Sonam.
He met with the delegation at  the blue economy conference and spoke with Lyonpo Yeshey Zimba and Maarten Desmet about sustainable building and a project proposal which bhutan and partners intitaiate together with Chiel Boonstra and Maarten Desmet.
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More information about the building project: Sustainable building proposal – Bhutan 2011
More information about the GNH fund and blue economy proposals: GNH fund Bhutan, blueprint for green business, green technologies in line with gnh



 

June 11, 2011

bhutan happiness – samsam

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Samsam, the Dutch magazine for primary school children in the Netherlands, April 2011 focusses entirely on Bhutanese children and happiness. Film material and assignments are included in the interactive website of samsam. Samsam is published by NCDO.

Samsam, tijdschrift no 4 – april 2011, gaat over Bhutan en geluk. Op de interactieve website van samsam staat aanvullende informatie en zijn ook in Bhutan opgenomen filmpjes te zien en je kunt door de informatie in het blad bladeren via de handleiding.
Samsam is een uitgave van NCDO

samsam no 4, april 2011: Bhutan – geluk
interactieve website samsam: Bhutan – geluk
docentenhandleiding: Bhutan – geluk
Wil je de samsam ontvangen? Neem dan contact op met samsam

Samsam aangeboden aan premier Bhutan