Archive for April, 2013

April 17, 2013

trashigang dzong – assessment

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Hans van Noord, through bhutan+partners, contributed to a geotechnical and geological assessment of Trashigang Dzong. Hans, Dutch geo-consultant, conducted the assessement for the Department of Culture, under the Ministry of Home and Cultural Affairs in Bhutan. The outcome of the assessment contributes to the renovation of the Dzong that was damaged during the September 21st, 2009 earthquake. The assessment was conducted in close collaboration with MoHCA staff and DGM, and was funded by the Prince Claus Fund, The Netherlands.

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April 8, 2013

first bhutan film festival – budapest, hungary

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Hungary hosts the first Bhutan film festival in the capital Budapest on 30 April 2013. 20 short, documentary en feature films will be screened representing the diverse and exciting landscape of bhutan’s emerging motion pictures.

The event is initiated and co-organised by the Hungarian Bhutan Friendship Society. Partners are the Motion Pictures Association of Bhutan, Loden Foundation, Budapest Film and other Hungarian organisations and entrepreneurs.

Films by Khyentse Norbu, Rigzang, Jamyang Jamtsho Wangchuk, Tshering Gyeltshen, Tshering Penjor, Dorji Wangchuk, Sonam Phuntsho and Kamra Deki are among the selected  films.

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