36th Authority Meeting Convened

November 5, 2022 184 Views

Civil Society Organizations Authority Meeting convened with its new constituted members as per the Amendment Act 2022 on 5th November 2022. The Members were bried on the civil society sector and its governance by the Secretariat. The meeting also highlighted few pertaining issues and discussed way forward to perform its mandates.  ...

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Sensitization on the CSO (Amendment) Act 2022

August 30, 2022 698 Views

The Parliament of Bhutan conducted sensitization on the Civil Society Organization (Amendment) Act 2022 on 30th August 2022. On behalf of the Hon’ble Speaker, National Assembly, the former Chairperson of the Human Rights and Foreign Relation Committee, Hon’ble Member Passang Dorji (Ph.D) presented the Act. Also present was the former Chairperson of Foreign Relation Committee, N...

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Secretariat called on the new Chairperson of the Authority

August 29, 2022 667 Views

The Secretariat called on the new Chairperson of the CSO Authority, Hon'ble Nangsid Lyenpo. The Secretariat presented the strategic directions of the Authority to the Hon'ble Chairperson and discussed on the new compsoition of the Authority, plans and programs inline with the CSO (Amendment) Act of Bhutan 2022.  ...

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Dynamic Accountability Standards for Vibrant Civil Society Organizations

June 10, 2022 706 Views

Civil Society Organizations Authority (CSOA) in colloboration with Anti-Corruption Commission of Bhutan (ACC) and Bhutan Transparency Initiative (BTI) organized a consultative workshop to revamp the CSOs internal governance mechanisms & accountability standards and to institutionalize the Organizational Integrity Plan (OIP) in the CSOs from 8th June -10th June 2022. The workshop was attend ...

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Leveraging the Government-CSO Collaboration Framework

May 31, 2022 975 Views

  Authority in collaboration with the United Nations Bhutan, organized the leadership workshop for the Head of the Civil Society Organizations (CSOs) on 31 May 2022, for a vital interplay and prepare strategic collaboration amognst the CSOs, and with the Government agencies and other relevant stakeholders. The workshop was aimed to provide practical tools to leverage pr...

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