• March eNews 2021

    Remaining ‘Apolitical’ in Bhutan’s Democracy  Bhutan’s democracy isn’t about political parties or elections alone; it is an everyday exercise and it is only as strong as the participation of...

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  • February eNews

    The 46th Board meeting for Bhutan Centre for Media and Democracy (BCMD) was held on 15 February. The COVID-19 pandemic brought most activities and events to a standstill in...

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  • January eNews

    Life came to a standstill for the residents of Thimphu on 20 December 2020 when the second lockdown was announced. With the growing fear of wide-spread community transmission, the...

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  • December eNews

    Suja Dzow, a Conversation on Urbanisation in Bhutan  The first Druk Journal conversation on the issue ‘Urban Bhutan – the Story’  generated discussion surrounding the rapid urbanisation of Thimphu,...

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  • November eNews

    Institutions: How Do They Matter?   The second Reset! at The Media Lab on the theme ‘Institutions: How do they matter?’ highlighted the concept of “Institutions being the projections...

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  • October eNews

    Becoming Media Literate   The 3-day workshop at the Media Lab heightened the critical lens of the 21 educators and curriculum developers who were trained as facilitators of news...

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  • September eNews

    Conversation Series – Reimagining Bhutan: Building Forward Better Beyond COVID   “They need to be job-ready and have those skill sets and competencies so that when someone hires...

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  • August eNews

    Cultivating News and Media Literacy Skills With a deluge of information on social media due to the current pandemic, News and Media literacy has never been more relevant and...

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  • July eNews

    Media Literacy Amidst an Infodemic YDF, Thimphu, 14 July: Teachers of Drukgyel Lower Secondary School (DLSS) in Paro wanted to educate their students after realising the importance and relevance...

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  • June eNews

    Democracy Literacy Training for Teachers Double trouble hit the world in 2020 with the coronavirus scare and infodemic surrounding the pandemic. With physical distancing and other measures put in...

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