• Media Literate LG for Well-informed Societies

      To help local government (LG) leaders use social media productively and be smart consumers, 26 LG leaders from 12 gewogs in Tsirang attended a two-day media and democracy...

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  • Equipping Local Leaders with Media Literacy Skills

    From initiating developmental activities to providing various public services, local leaders play a vital role in disseminating information to the people in their gewogs. But with social media platforms...

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  • Bhutanese economy should move from resource-driven to productivity-driven

    With only hydropower dictating the economy of the country, Bhutanese economy is facing the risk of becoming a mono-line economy, according to United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs’ chief...

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  • MDL for the Hearing Impaired

    January 14, 2022 With the conviction to create equal access to education,  the Bhutan Centre for Media and Democracy launched literary resources for the hearing impaired. The Media and Democracy Literacy...

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  • BCMD Launches Toolkit to Involve Citizens in Decision-Making

    October 28, 2021 To infuse local planning processes with the voices of the citizens, the Bhutan Centre for Media and Democracy launched a participatory planning toolkit for the Local...

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  • International Youth Day: Youth Summit- Food Security and Sustainable Consumption

    August 14, 2021 Bhutan Centre for media and democracy’s Youth Summit 2021 Riding on the teachable moment presented by the ongoing pandemic, the Youth Summit 2021 made the youths...

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  • Bhutan’s Pandemic Success Story Deserves to be Shared with the World

    19 March 2021 Assistant Secretary-General, UNDP Assistant Administrator & Regional Director for Asia and the Pacific, Kanni Wignaraja talks to Kuensel about her recent virtual visit to Bhutan from...

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  • Thinkers Say Tough Road Awaits Bhutan’s Economic Recovery

    15 October 2020 Bhutan has a tough road post-Covid-19 economic recovery, as India is one of the hardest hit economies. This is according to the chief of Global Economic...

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  • Rethinking Education

    25 September 2020 Last week, thousands of students returned to school after a long Covid-19-forced break. Parents, students and even teachers are relieved that the schools, although only for...

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  • Children Require Social Media Literacy

    August 25, 2020 As online education becomes the need of the hour during pandemic times, Bhutan Centre for Media and Democracy (BCMD) shares the importance of media literacy to build children’s...

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