NRDCL Annual conference 2018

NRDCL Annual Conference for the year 2018 was held from 19th -20th November 2018 at NRDCL Conference Hall, Thimphu. The conference was graced by the Hon’ble Minister for the Ministry of Agriculture and Forests (MoAF), Lyonpo Yeshey Penjor. His Excellency emphasized that NRDCL is one of the oldest companies in the Country and has important role and responsibilities in supplying the basic construction materials (timber, sand and stone) to the citizens of Bhutan at an affordable price.

The Chief Executive Officer, NRDCL, Mr. Sonam Wangchuk thanked Ministry of Agriculture and Forests and particularly the Department of Forest and Park Services (DoFPS) for their continued support to the company in fulfilling its objective of making natural resources affordable, available and accessible to all the customers. The two days conference started with the technical session and papers presented by the guest speakers, as follows:

A. Seven Forest Myths Impede the Forestry Development in Bhutan by Dr. Phuntsho Namgyel.

B. Roles of DoFPS and NRDCL by Mr. Lobzang Dorji, CFO, FRMD, Department of Forest and Park Services.

C. National REDD+ Strategy Development by Dr. Nelson Gapare, Greensoft Global Management Consulting, Spain.

D. Corporate Governance by Dr. Damber Kharka, Director, Druk Holding and Investments.

The conference was attended by officials from NRDCL Head office, Thimphu, Regional Offices:- Rinpung, Sha, Jakar, Zhonggar and Phuentsholing and Wang Service Centre, Ramtokto. The conference discussed wide range of issues concerning the implementation of timber, sand and RBM related field activities.

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Annual Conference 2018.