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Improving Agricultural Systems and Raising Prosperity in Rural Bhutan

Improving Agricultural Systems and Raising Prosperity in Rural Bhutan

Tara Nidhi, farmer and beneficiary
of the Remote Rural Communities
Development Project (RRCDP) in Bhutan.
Photo Credit: Izabela Leao/World Bank
“I never thought I would see a road passing by my house in this lifetime,” says Tara Nidhi, a 70-year old f…

by · Thursday, 1 February 2018 · Bhutan
When technology meets agriculture in Bhutan

When technology meets agriculture in Bhutan

Based in eastern Bhutan, Mountain Hazelnuts has developed innovative uses of ICT for its commercial agriculture operations. Photo Credit: Bryan Watts/World Bank
Bhutan is a challenging environment in which to develop commercial agriculture. The countr…

by · Tuesday, 19 December 2017 · Bhutan
Climate-smart agriculture is “common-sense agriculture”

Climate-smart agriculture is “common-sense agriculture”

Climate-smart agriculture profiles for Bhutan, Pakistan and Nepal provide an important step forward in creating a sustainable food system in South Asia. Photo: Neil Palmer / CIAT

According to a recent study published in Science Advances, climate c…

by · Wednesday, 6 December 2017 · Bhutan, Nepal, Pakistan