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BFL Annual Report 2023

DownloadBhutan for Life Annual Report 2022Bhutan for Life Program Annual Report 2023 was launched on May 4 coinciding with the Birth Anniversary of Her Majesty the Gyaltsuen and the World Environment Day 2024. The Report highlights the achievements and ongoing efforts of the Bhutan for Life Program. It reflects the dedication and vision that aligns perfectly with Her Majesty’s commitment to environmental conservation.

Consultancy Services-Independent Evaluation of ESS for BFL project

The Bhutan for Life Fund Secretariat would like to announce the following consultancy work: Independent Evaluation of Environmental and Social Safeguards for the Bhutan for Life Project. The Scope of the Work As part of the disbursement conditions of Bhutan for Life and the overall strengthening the Project Coordination Unit’s capacity on WWF’s environment and social safeguards, an ESS expert will be recruited by the BFL Fund Secretariat to carry out an annual independent evaluation which will include but is not limited to

Announcement of Shortlisted Candidates: Program Manager

Announcement of Shortlisted Candidates: Program ManagerThe Bhutan for Life Fund Secretariat would like to announce the following shortlisted candidates (CID No) for the next round of selection for the position of Program Manager:10205005598 11306002480 11504000864 10704000624 11704000664 10804000151If you have any queries regarding the shortlist results, you may contact Finance and Administration at Mobile No. +975 17892360 or email @ during the working hours (9 AM-5 PM). We would like to thank everyone

National Snow Leopard Survey Report 2023

DownloadNational Snow Leopard Survey Report 2023The snow leopard (Panthera uncia) has a wide habitat range spanning over 2.8 million km2 across 12 range countries in south and central Asia. The species is globally threatened, yet there isn’t a robust global population estimate. The difficulty in obtaining a reliable population estimate is attributed to the secretive nature of the species, low population densities, and remoteness of the mountainous terrains that they

Vacancy Announcement-Program Manager-Application Closed

Vacancy Announcement for the Position of Program ManagerThe Bhutan for Life Fund Secretariat would like to announce the vacancy for the following position:Position Program ManagerType of Employment On contract for an initial term of 3 (three) years (Extendable based on performance and need)Qualification Minimum Master’s Degree in related fieldsExperience Atleast 10 years work experience (Minimum of 3 years’ experience in Program/Project Management and Planning)Place of Posting ThimphuReporting Executive DirectorThe application must be submitted via Job Application Portal (Click Here) by 1st March 2024 before 4

Independent Evaluation of Environmental and Social Safeguards 2023

DownloadCommunity-based Climate Change Vulnerability and Capacity Assessment of the Protected Areas of Bhutan 2022The purpose of the independent evaluation is to provide the Board, BFL Fund Secretariat Project Coordination Unit and GCF Accredited Entity with insights regarding the extent to which the PAs, BCs, and other Implementing Agencies have integrated the existing safeguards and sustainability policies into their project activities to address and control Environment and Social risks. It also

Independent Annual Review of Gender Mainstreaming Report 2023

DownloadCommunity-based Climate Change Vulnerability and Capacity Assessment of the Protected Areas of Bhutan 2022The Bhutan for life project being a 14 year financial bridge provides the country the opportunity to contribute towards its constitutional mandate of maintaining a minimum of 60% forest coverage in the country. In the the vogue of contributing towards the country’s constitutional vision Bhutan for life have strategized various measures in all the protected areas in the

6 women-led Gangtey Phobji Eco Camp

The Gangtey-Phobji Eco Camp- the triple nexus of sustainable tourism, nature conservation, and women empowerment. With the funding support from Bhutan for Life program, the Department of Forest and Park Services established a six women-led eco-camp in 2022 which is a perfect embodiment of sustainable tourism, nature conservation and women empowerment. This unique retreat, led by six dedicated women, has become a monument to the dedication of community, perseverance, and a shared love for nature. Left-Right: Tandin Wangmo,

Kingdom of Bhutan at COP28 UAE 2023_web

The Kingdom of Bhutan at COP28 DUBAI

25th November, 2023 | Thimphu, Bhutan A country in the Himalayas continues to voice its climate commitments in one of the biggest summits, this time with renewed dedication and higher interest. Bhutan will be at the 28th Conference of Parties (COP) from 30th November to 12th December 2023 at Expo City Dubai. The Department of Environment and Climate Change (DECC) under the Ministry of Energy and Natural Resources (MoENR) is the lead agency for organizing Bhutan’s representation at COP 28 amongst

Bhutan for life at Bhutan's first pavilion at COP28

Bhutan for Life at Bhutan’s first pavilion, COP28

Bhutan for Life is taking Innovative Financing Solutions for climate actions to the forefront of global discussions at Bhutan’s first pavilion, COP28 in Dubai. By Leveraging unique financial mechanism, Bhutan for Life is not only ensuring the long-term protection of its rich biodiversity but also pioneering a model that other nations can emulate. This approach underscores the critical role of sustainable financing in combating climate change and preserving our planet’s precious ecosystems. Through this initiative, Bhutan is demonstrating