Day : Every Friday
Time : 6 PM
Health, education and food self-sufficiency are the core areas of our focus. Alleviation of poverty, empowering people through education and life skills, and providing services to improve health and wellbeing of the people of Bhutan are central to the service projects we aspire to render, in our efforts to enable happiness and progress.
Free healthcare to all its citizens is at the core of Bhutan’s development policy – guided by the principals of Gross National Happiness. From a single hospital in 1961 Bhutan now has 29...
The World Food Summit of 1996 defined food security as existing “when all people at all times have access to sufficient, safe, nutritious food to maintain a healthy and active life”...
For a young and new Club with only 19 Members (including 3 honorary Members), the RC Thimphu has done service projects that are the envy of older and bigger clubs around the world. The following are the service projects that have been successfully completed, including those that are planned and at different stages of implementation.
A total of 89 Taiwanese – majority of them a Rotarians from Rotary International District 3461, Taiwan were in Bhutan to coincide with the handing over ceremony of the Rotary Club of Thimphu’s biggest humanitarian service projects yet. Under a Global Grant from the Rotary Foundation, the Rotary Club of Thimphu partnered with Rotary Club of Taichung East, Taiwan to donate Nu. 10 Million worth of Laser equipment and associated accessories to JDWNRH . The Laser will be used by the hospital’s cancer department to treat Head& Neck cancer patients. Before the end of the Rotary Year 2018-19(end June 2019), Rotary Club of Taichung East and Rotary Club of Thimphu will once again partner to donate another substantial medical equipment – this time a high tech micro surgery microscope costing over Nu. 7 Million. Rotary Club of Thimphu would to thank to all the spirit of giving of the global network of close to 1.3 Million Rotarian spread over 220 countries around the world.Read more
Rotary Club of Thimphu in collaboration with Rotary Club of Brooklyn , USA donates Filtration and UV Treatment system with three Faucets outlet and a drinking water stand with bowl at government owned school called Tingtibi Lower Secondary School in central Bhutan, under Zhemgang Dzongkhag . The installation was completed and handed over to the […]Read more
Rotary Club of Thimphu in collaboration with Rotary Club of Malaysia supports Bongo Agriculture Group (BAG) in developing an organic farming in remote village called Phassuma under Chhukha Dzongkhag. The overall site map of the project is 1.45 acres. Three farmers were chosen primarily based on their interest and land availability. The second criteria […]Read more
Rotary Club of Thimphu in collaboration with Rotary Club of Handa, Japan helped three Youth Cooperatives in Tingtibi (KNC- Khenrig Namsum Cooperatives). Tshimasham (Green Hand Youth Cooperative) and at Bongo (Bongo Agriculture Group). Rotary club of Thimphu and Rotary Club of Handa supported the above mentioned Youth Cooperatives with a Tractor with trailer, Power […]Read more
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