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The International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development (ICIMOD) has partnered with the Ministry of Agriculture and Forest (MoAF) in Bhutan to support the development of rural mountain livelihoods in the context of socio-economic and climate change in Barshong Gewog, Tsirang, Bhutan. These efforts are being made under ICIMOD’s European Union-funded Support to Rural Livelihoods and Climate Change Adaptation in the Himalaya (Himalica) programme.
Metta Resort, Paro, Bhutan
26 February 2018
01 January 1970
Since its implementation, Himalica has empowered over 200 rural households in five Chiwogs (electoral precincts) in Barshong Gewog. It also has encouraging results to share in the following areas:
The upcoming Himalica national workshop being organized by the Planning and Policy Division, Ministry of Agriculture and Forest, Bhutan and the District Administration, Tsirang, in collaboration with ICIMOD, will share the achievements, progress, experiences, and lessons from Himalica, with relevant stakeholders for mainstreaming and the potential scaling up of innovation solutions in Bhutan.