CSOA Secretariat meets with Legislative Committee of the National Council of Bhutan

May 10, 2021 63 Views

The CSOA Secretariat made a presentation to the Legislative Committee of National Council of Bhutan on 10th May 2021 at Jambayang Resort Conference Hall. The presentation was followed by a Question & Answer Session with Committee Members chaired by Hon'ble Phuntsho Rapten, Chairperson, Legislative Committee, National Council.  The consultative meeting was part of preparation to tab...

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CSOA bids farewell to the outgoing Chairperson and Eminent Member

April 30, 2021 102 Views

The CSOA family bids farewell to the outgoing Member & Chairperson Mr. Jigme Namgyel, Director, Directorate of Services, Ministry of Finance who has now been transferred to the Secretariat Services, JDWNRH and outgoing Eminent Member Ms Pema Lhamo, former (resigned) Executive Director, Bhutan Transparency Initiative.  Mr. Jigme Namgyel was appointed by the Finance Ministry with effect ...

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IFA, Germany invites application for Remote Fellowships 2021

March 29, 2021 229 Views

  The Ministry of Foreign Affairs is pleased to inform that ifa, Germany invites application for Remote Fellowships 2021, CrossCulture Programme from relevant interested Bhutanese. The CCP fellowship targets professionals or voluntarily engaged in an organization or institution in one of the following fields of activity: Policy and society Media and culture Human Rights and pea...

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New Chairperson of the Authority elected

February 9, 2021 337 Views

Mr. Jigme Namgyal (Director, DOS) Eminent Member from the Ministry Finance has been elected as the new Chairperson of the CSO Authority. Ms. Pema Lhamo (Executive Director, BTI), Eminent Member from the registered CSOs is the Vice Chairperson. Three Members were nomintated to contest the election for the vacant post of Chairpersonship.  Chaired by the newly elected Chairperson the 32n...

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An Eminent Member of the Authority elected

December 4, 2020 373 Views

Mr. Needrup Zangpo, Executive Director of Bhutan Media Foundation was elected a fresh eminent member of the Authority on 03/12/2020. He secured 25 votes which was the highest and the second candidate Ms. Phuntshok Choden Tshering, Executive Director of Bhutan Network for Empowering Women had secured 15 votes.  Of the 41 registered representatives from amongst the CSOs one did not turn up t...

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