India Bhutan Foundation


A. Projects funded by the IBF, Outcome of the 9th BoD Meeting held at Jaipur on 21-23 January 2011.

  • Mountain Echoes 2011, A Literary Festival organized by SIYAHI, Jaipur, India
  • Exhibition “ Through the Lens of Time- Glimpses of Unseen Images of Bhutanese Monarchs” Royal Office for Media, Thimphu
  • Participation at South Asian Film Festival in Goa
  • 4th India Bhutan Friendship Car Rally
  • System study by reputed firm in India for establishing Bhutanese Film Foundation, MPAB
  • Treasure of BIGSA-Conduct of Traditional Archery
  • Leadership Programme of GELF
  • 8th South Asian Economist Meet 2011, Ramjas College, New Delhi
  • Participation at Bookaroo Children’s Literature Festival 2011, Delhi

B. Projects considered for implementation under IBF fund. Outcome of 10th BoD held at Thimphu on 16th March 2012

  • Participation in SAMBHAV 2012, India
  • Mountain Echoes-A literary Festival to be organized by SIYAHI, Jaipur, India
  • Indo Bhutan Friendship Car Rally, Thimphu, Bhutan
  • India House Club- Quiz competition, Phuenstholing Bhutan
  • Leadership Programme, GLEF, India
  • Indo Bhutan Artist Camp, Thimphu, Bhutan
  • Special Education at Non formal Education Centre, YDF, Thimphu Bhutan
  • BIFA activities in six Chapters in Bhutan
  • Second round of GNH Seminar in Shimla, India
  • Holding Exhibition “ Through Lens of Time” in other Dzongkhags, Bhutan
  • BIGSA – Jigme Dorji Wangchuk Memorial National Traditional Archery Tournament 2012, April – May 2012

C. Projects funded by the IBF: Outcome of the 11th BoD meeting of the IBF held in New Delhi on 18th and 19th October 2012

  • Participation in SAMBHAV, 2013 by DPAB, Thimphu,
  • Jigme Dorji Wangchuck National Archery Tournament by BIGSA, Thimphu,
  • Mountain Echoes- a Literary Festival by Siyahi, Jaipur (India),
  • All Bhutan School Quiz Competition by India House Club, Phuentsholing,
  • Textile Exhibition of Bhutan in Delhi by Textile Museum, MHCA, Thimphu,
  • Live Music Performance on 17th December 2012 at RBE, New Delhi by two bands from Bhutan.

D. Projects funded by the IBF: Outcome of the 12th BoD meeting of the IBF held in Thimphu on 29th May, 2013

  • Study Tour of the Bhutanese Women Weavers from Bumthang, Bhutan,
  • Special Education at Non Formal Education Centers by YDF, Bhutan,
  • Youth Success workshop by YDF, Bhutan,
  • Jigme Dorji Wangchuck Memorial Archery Tournament 2014 by BIGSA, Bhutan,
  • Shades of Togetherness by NGO Empowerment, New Delhi, India,
  • Orientation Programme of ILCS, Taktse at Puducherry ILC, Tamil Nadu, India,
  • Production of documentary on Zungdra by Dangsel Media, Bhutan,
  • CBS proposal for inviting two eminent Indians for a Lecture in 2013,
  • Support to CBS for research work for writing a book on India Bhutan Development Partnership, Bhutan,
  • Funding support to Tarayana for visit of a 8 member delegation of Bhutanese crafts people to the South Asia Exhibition at Dastkar Nature Bazaar, New Delhi to be provided from the Discretionary Power of the Co Chairs, Bhutan.

E. Projects Funded by IBF : Outcome of the 13th BoD meeting held at New Delhi on 19th December, 2013

  • Mountain Echoes 2014 by SIYAHI
  • Evoke 2014 by Sulabh School Sanitation Club
  • Early Learning Center, Thimphu’s participation at the “Be the Change Conference and Global Partners’ Meet” in India
  • Support for Printing & Designing Training for Special Children and Youth by Draktsho Vocational Training Center for Special Children & Youth
  • Participation at SAMBHAV 2014 by DPAB
  • Purchase of Library Books for Youth Resource Center at Mongar
  • Purchase of Musical Instruments for Youth Resource Center at Mongar
  • Visit of two eminent Indian speakers to Thimphu to be organised by CBS & GNHR
  • Lecture & Demonstration of Odissi Dance at Thimphu by Ms Paulami Guha
  • Jigme Dorji Wangchuck Traditional Archery Tournament 2014 by BIGSA (last year of support)

F. Projects Funded by IBF : Outcome of the 14th BoD meeting held at Thimphu on 11th March, 2014

  • Mountain Echoes 2015 by SIYAHI
  • Sports for All- India Bhutan Friendship Tennis Championship
  • Outdoor Gym in Thimphu, Bhutan
  • Participation at SAMBHAV 2015 by DPAB 
  • Exhibition cum Sale at Dastkar by Tharpa Tashi, Trongsa
  • Empowerment: Shades of Togetherness
  • Shuttle Time- Technical Training on Badminton
  • Release of Music Video for the 60th Birth Anniversary of His Majesty, The Fourth King 
  • Skill and Know How Initiative for Lifelong Leadership Development (SKILLD)
  • Production of an Audio- Visual Cassette by Ayang School

G. Projects Funded by IBF : Outcome of the 15th BoD meeting held at New Delhi on 4th December, 2015

  • Stepping Stone - a workshop/training programme designed by Institute of Management Studies, Thimphu
  • Film Fraternity Field Visit - An initiative of Bhutan Film Association, Thimphu
  • Workshop on "Techniques in Physiological Sciences for SAARC Nations"
  • Printing The Book "The Bodhisattva King" by Mr. Tshering Tashi of Bhutan Publishing House 
  • Bhutan Cultural Festival at Banglore, India
  • India-Bhutan Cultural Exchange & Art Camp by Centre for Escalation of Peace
  • 2nd India-Bhutan Friendship Tennis Championship, 2016 by Bhutan Tennis Federation
  • To assist in setting up the Office of South Asia Foundation 
  • SAARC Festival of Literature
  • "Exposing Bhutanese youth to Indian Performing Art" organized by Ms. Paulami Guha
  • Mountain Echoes Literary Festival 2016 by Siyahi

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Mrs.Nidhi Dhiman
Secretary, IBF
Embassy of India, Thimphu
Tel: 00975-2-322880
Fax: 00975-2-323195

Mr. Tshewang Dorji
Secretary, IBF
Royal Bhutanese Embassy
New Delhi
Tel: 91-11-26889230 / 9809 / 9807
Fax:91-11-26876710 / 24674664 / 24102231

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