The 10th Dzongkhag Tshogdu/Gewog Tshogde Chairpersons’ Conference was successfully held from 18-19 October 2019 in Bumthang.
Local Government laws, procedures and standards for ensuring good governance and efficient service delivery at the local level were discussed.
The Conference also served as an effective coordination platform for discussing and resolving governance, administrative issues and to develop relationship, cooperation and goodwill between the Local Governments and the central agencies.
In testimony to the utmost importance the Government attaches to the Dzongkhag Tshogdu/Gewog Tshogde Chairpersons’ Conference, H.E Dr. Lotay Tshering, the Hon’ble Prime Minister addressed the Conference on 19th October, 2019 and highlighted the critical role of local government and updated them on government plans, initiatives and policy changes.
As the coordinating central Ministry, the Nangsi Lyonpo chaired the two-day Conference.