Global Grant Project – Developing Rural Economy & Assuring Food Self Sufficiency


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 Tiller with trailer, Green House to grow organic vegetables and a delivery van (Bolero) which would make them deliver their products to the markets without any delay.

The  main objective of this Global Grant Project is to develop rural economy and assure food self sufficiency. This Global Grant project of providing Agricultural equipment is worth amounting to US $ 79000.00