In order to enhance democratic approach towards community development and to inculcate civic consciousness among the citizens, four days of training of the trainers on ‘Community Mapping’ is in progress. 16 participants from various institutions are taking part in the training program.

Participants will explore assets and challenges in the communities to develop their respective local action plan and execute at the end.

The program is supported by Canada Fund for Local Initiative (CFLI) through Bhutan Centre for Media and Democracy.



Training session with former community mapper, Mr. Ugyen Kelzang



Group exercise on proposal development

Participant from Bhutan Narcotic Control Agency sharing her concerns regarding rising youth issues related to drugs and alcohol




Faculty from Jigme Namgyel Engineering College on Generation (before and Now)

Dialogue and discussion with Guest Speakers from Gewog Administration




Practice session on interview kills




Team building exercise