English | Dzongkha Friday, November 24, 2017

9th scout leadership training ends

Some 125 scout students selected from schools across the country took part in the 9th leadership training for the scouts. The three-week programme, which was held in Wangdue Phodrang, ended yesterday.

Reading retreat to improve reading culture among youth

To instill the habit of reading in students from an early age, a summer reading retreat was organised at Lobesa Lower Secondary School in Punakha.

More youth in Pema Gatshel engage in agriculture

An increasing number of out-of-school youth in Pema Gatshel is forming farming groups to earn a livelihood.

Youth equipped with life skills for brighter future

The Passport To Success, a life skills training conducted by the Nazhoen Pelri- Drop In Centre in Bumthang is able to instill some valuable lessons for the students and youth in the locality. 

Longer summer vacation benefit parents at home

The extended summer holidays for schools across the country are found useful both for the students and parents especially in rural areas.

Unemployed, out of school youth learn arts and crafts

About 150 more youths are now equipped with skills to make various indigenous arts and crafts products.  Thanks to a three-month long training they just completed.

Youth on a journey towards self transformation

To help youth embody Gross National Happiness (GNH) in their everyday practice, over 30 youth from various schools and colleges are on a journey of self transformation.

Thimphu youth engaged in meaningful activities

To inculcate the value of agriculture and farming to the urban youth, the first youth engagement programme was organised at Chimipang Royal Project in Punakha.

BBS’s entertainment show attracts students

The number of students taking interest in the Trowa Live Calling Show, an entertainment programme hosted on BBS Channel 2, has been increasing especially during the summer vacation.

Dr.Tobgyal student wins Golden Youth Award 

Wangdrak Dorji, a student of Dr.Tobgyal School in Thimphu won the 10th Golden Youth Award. Her Majesty the Queen Mother Tshering Pem Wangchuck awarded the Golden Youth Award yesterday in Thimphu.

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