"Whatever direction innovation in the public sector takes, it must have an articulated intent and be directed towards the full attainment of GNH and the efforts to narrow the gap," writes UNDP Bhutan Resident Representative in a blog on innovation journey in Bhutan.
Learn how a young Bhutanese woman entrepreneur is seeking to reduce waste by producing reusable cloth baby diapers.
The climate-proofing of Nimshong-Shingkhar road in Zhemgang, one of Bhutan's most remote districts, will help reduce poverty by enhancing farmers' access to market.
With support from UNDP, Bhutan is carrying out an in depth study to understand the linkages between gender and climate action in Bhutan.
Bench Clerks are the backbone of Bhutan's judiciary. UNDP supports the Bhutan National Legal Institute in building the capacity of Bench Clerks to interpret laws and statutes.
“Innovation has a direction and the governments have an important role to play in shaping and driving it,” says Giulio Quaggiotto, Head of Regional Innovation Centre (RIC) with UNDP Asia Pacific.

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