About Bhutan

Bhutan is a landlocked country roughly the size of Switzerland, with a population of approximately 7,50,000. Bhutan is known as Druk Yul, the Land of the Thunder Dragon. Bhutan is a country deeply rooted in Mahayana Buddhism, a tradition that stresses not material rewards, but individual development, sanctity of life, compassion for others, respect for […]

Announcement : Golden Youth Award Camp 2017

Golden Youth Award Camp 2017 The YDF initiated the Golden Youth Award in 2005 to commemorate the 50th Birth anniversary of His Majesty the 4th Druk Gyalpo Jigme Singye Wangchuck, with the aim to motivate and reward outstanding youth portraying excellence in academics, sports, cultural activities, leadership, social contributions and exceptional talents. Every year one […]

The YDF President inaugurates Tshaluna bridge

Her Majesty the Queen Mother Ashi Tshering Pem Wangchuck, the President of YDF, graced the inauguration ceremony of the “Kuenphen Zam” (“Benefitting All” Bridge) in Tshaluna, on 17th March 2017. The newly constructed bridge in Tshaluna, connects Thimphu and the Chimithangkha community with the Bhutan Youth Development Fund’s new institute that will rehabilitate substance users and […]