Global civil society activity in Bhutan

Bhutan, officially known as the Kingdom of Bhutan, is a landlocked country in South Asia. Located in the Eastern Himalayas, it is bordered by the Tibet Autonomous Region of China in the north, the Chumbi Valley of Tibet, China and the Indian states of Sikkim and West Bengal in the west, and the Indian states of Assam, West Bengal and Arunachal Pradesh in the south and east. Bhutan is geopolitically in South Asia and is the region's second-least-populous nation after the Maldives. Thimphu is its capital and the largest city, while Phuntsholing is its financial center.

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Meetings Statistics

From UIA's International Meetings Statistics Report

20 years

Bhutan is ranked #140 over a 20 year period,
with 30 meetings since 1998.


Bhutan is ranked #182 in 2018, with 1 meetings.

Organizations based in Bhutan

South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation of Architects - Thimphu
SAARC Development Fund - Thimphu

Past Events in Bhutan

2020 Annual Seminar – International Society for Teacher Education - Paro
2020 Biennial Regional Conference – FAO Regional Office for Asia and the Pacific - Thimphu
2019 Joint Meeting – World Tourism OrganizationUNWTO Commission for East Asia and the PacificUNWTO Commission for South Asia
2014 Regenerating biocultural ecosystem resilience and traditional knowledge – International Society of Ethnobiology - Thimphu
2014 Meeting – South Asian Network Operators Group - Thimphu
2014 Congress – International Society of Ethnobiology - Jakar
2013 Session – Animal Production and Health Commission for Asia and the Pacific - Thimphu
2012 Bhutan + 10 : International Conference on Gender and Sustainable Mountain Development in a Changing World – International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development - Thimphu
2012 Teacher education in a new millennium - connecting local with global – International Society for Teacher Education - Paro
2012 Conference – South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation of Architects - Thimphu
2011 Climate summit for a living Himalayas – World Wide Fund for NatureInternational Centre for Integrated Mountain DevelopmentUnited Nations Development ProgrammeInternational Fund for Agricultural Development
2011 International conference – South and Southeast Asian Association for the Study of Culture and Religion - Thimphu
2010 Session – Asia-Pacific Forestry Commission - Thimphu
2010 Meeting of heads of state and government / Annual Heads of State and Government Summit – South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation - Thimphu
2010 Annual Board Meeting – Asian Clearing Union - Thimphu

View More Past Events (23) in The International Congress Calendar

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