Book a Youth Homestay at My Gakidh Village

My Gakidh Village, or “My Happy Village”, is a joint initiative of the Bhutan Youth Development Fund, Aide et Action International, World Wildlife Fund Bhutan and UNDP Bhutan, the first of its kind in Bhutan with the overall goal to curb rural-urban youth migration by providing sustainable livelihood skills and opportunities to unemployed youth within […]

While (in)g Vacation Program 2019 -2020

The Bhutan Youth Development Fund is organizing its annual winter program the “While (in)g Vacation program” from 30th December 2019 to 16th January 2020 for the youth and children ages 7 to 24 at Nazhoen Pelri Centre, Thimphu.    For the past nine years, YDF has initiated ‘While (in) g vacation’ program annually with an […]

Job Vacancy Announcement

1.Waste Paper Recycling Unit, a social enterprise under Bhutan Youth Development Fund, is pleased to announce the following Job Vacancy: Designation Workplace Nature of Employment Minimum Qualification Salary No. of Slots 1. Driver Waste paper recycling unit, Social Enterprise Under YDF, Industrial Estate, Bjemina Contract with possible extension Driving experience with team attitude […]

The Golden Youth Award Camp 2019

The 12th Golden Youth Award Camp 14th July 2019 (From Left is the 12th Golden Youth Award Camp winner, Ms.Palden Tshering Yangchen, next is Mr.Sonam Tenzin Wangchuk and His Honourable Prime Minister, Dr.Lotay Tshering, from right is Ms.Sonam Tshomo and Ms.Tshering Yangchen Lhamo.) The ten days of GYA program came to a successful happy ending on the 14th of July after Ms.Palden Tshering Yangchen of Drukgyel Central School, Paro was crowned as the […]

Scholarships Announcement

  1.YDF-Genesis Global School Scholarship, 2019 The Bhutan Youth Development Fund is pleased to announce the availability of ONE slot of 100% and TWO slots of 50% scholarships to study in Genesis Global School in Noida, India under Gyalyum Tseyring Pem Wangchuck Scholarship program. These Scholarships are for students who wish to study in Genesis […]

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 […]