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17 November 2020

Queen Mother of Bhutan and HelpAge India receive 2020 UN Population Award

UNITED NATIONS, New York - Her Majesty Gyalyum Sangay Choden Wangchuck, Queen Mother of Bhutan, was announced as the individual laureate for the 2020 United Nations Population Award. HelpAge India was announced as the award’s institutional laureate.  Her Majesty Gyalyum Sangay Choden Wangchuck is a longstanding champion of

21 September 2020

UNFPA Bhutan hands over PPE and Hand sanitizers to Ministry of Health

The Asst. Resident Representative of UNFPA Bhutan, Mr. Yeshey Dorji handed hand sanitizers and PPEs worth 239,000 USD to Hon'ble Health Secretary, Ministry of Health, Bhutan on  18th September 2020. The support is made towards ensuring safety of health care service providers. #OurGyenkhu #COVID_19BHU  

10 July 2020

Launch of State of World Population 2020

State of World population was launched  by UNFPA head of office, a.i  in presence of Dean, Midwifery faculty and graduating GNM students of Faculty of Nursing and Public Health, Khesar Gyelpo University of Medical Sciences of Bhutan.  The graduating GNM students are attending a day long orientation on Adolescent friendly health

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