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Bhutan National Land Commission

The commission is the principle agency for mapping and surveying in Bhutan, which maintains the topographic sheets as well as surveying agendas in general.

Bhutan National Statistics Bureau

The National Statistics Bureau (NSB) aims to provide timely, relevant and reliable statistics, consistent with international principles and standard for effective decision making and monitoring.

Bhutan National Soil Survey Centre

National Soil Service Center (NSSC) was created in the 8th Five Year Plan period (1997-2002) and reports directly to the Department of Agriculture (DoA) under the Ministry of Agriculture (MoA).

Bhutan Ministry of Economic Affairs

The Ministry of Trade & Industry, which was subsequently renamed as Ministry of Economic Affairs was established in 1967.The aim of the MoEA is to promote a green and self reliant economy susta

Bhutan Ministry of Works and Human Settlement (MoWHS)

The Ministry of Works and Human Settlement (MoWHS) was established in 2003 with the two main technical Departments, Department of Roads and the Department of Urban Development and Engineering Servi

Bhutan Department of Disaster Management (DDM)

The Department of Disaster Management (DDM), established in 2008 under the Ministry of Home and Cultural Affairs (MoHCA), leads all DRM activities in the Bhutan.

Technical Advisory Mission to Bhutan successfully concluded

Participants of the workshop carried out during the Technical Advisory Mission
Technical Advisory Mission team

UN-SPIDER carried out a Technical Advisory Mission (TAM) to Bhutan from 2 to 6 June 2014.

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lun, 16/06/2014 - 09:26
latitude: 
27.4728
longitude: 
89.6393

UN-SPIDER to conduct Technical Advisory Mission to Bhutan

Bhutan seen from Space by NASA

UN-SPIDER is set to conduct a Technical Advisory Mission (TAM) to Bhutan from 2 to 6 June 2014.

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mié, 26/02/2014 - 08:47
latitude: 
27.4426
longitude: 
89.6673

Bhutan: First Disaster Management Bill passed

Glacial lakes in Bhutan seen from space

The Parliament of Bhutan passed on 27 February 2013 the Disaster Management Bill 2011, today, after almost four years of the bill being drafted,

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mié, 06/03/2013 - 13:40
latitude: 
27.4426
longitude: 
89.6673

Her Royal Highness Princess Euphelma Choden Wangchuck encourages secondary high school children of Thimphu to use modern geospatial tools

Her Royal Highness Princess Euphelma Choden Wangchuck inspired some secondary high school children from in and around Thimphu to learn about and understand climate change issues through interactive

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Publishing Date: 
jue, 17/11/2011 - 18:19
latitude: 
27.4667
longitude: 
89.6417