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Tender

Tender: Hiring of Coaster Buses and Printing of Questionnaire ... Read more

Promotion

Notification: Promotion for January 2015 ... Read more

Blueprint

Education Blueprint Project: Terms of Reference for Enumerators ... Read more

Statistic

Publication: Draft Annual Education Statistics 2014

Scholarship

Scholarship: Global Korea Scholarship, Republic of Korea
                                Sri Lankan Institute of Technology, Sri Lanka
                                Military Institute of Science & Technology, Bangladesh

Quotation

Quotation: Re-quotation for Airfare (Paro/Delhi/Paro)

Result

Result: Chief DEO ... Read more

Tender

Invitation of Bids (Re-tender): Internet connectivity in schools ... Read more

Air quotation

Quotation: Air Quotation - Paro/Delhi/Paro ... Read more

SAARC Youth Award

SAARC Youth Award: Applications are invited from Bhutanese nationals aged 18 - 30 years ... Read more
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Bhutan at the International Literacy Day 2014

Education Minister Mingbo Dukpa and the Scholarship Division's Chief Programme Officer, Baburam Sherpa represented Bhutan at the International Conference on "Girls' and Women's Literacy and Education: Foundation for Sustainable Development" in Dhaka on 8th September 2014 to mark the International Literacy Day-2014.

On the sidelines of the conference, Lyonpo met the Director General of UNESCO and the Education Ministers of Bangladesh and Sri Lanka.

The outcome of the conference was the adoption of Dhaka Declaration urging the global community to integrate literacy and life-long education into the post 2015 development agenda, including the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). This year's UNESCO International Literacy Prizes were awarded to Ecuador, Burkina Faso, Algeria, Spain, South Africa and USA. King Sejong Literacy Prize was awarded to Ecuador and Burkina Faso, while the Confucius Prize for Literacy was awarded to the rest.

At the plenary, Sherig Lyonpo made statement on the status of girls' and women's literacy and education in Bhutan.

 

Sherig Lyonpo with UNESCO Director General
Ms. Irina Vokova and Education Ministers
of Bangladesh and Sri Lanka during
International Literacy Day on September 8,
2014  in Dhaka


 

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