Turning our experience into knowledge helps us, our partners and others to up-scale proven practices and adapt them to new contexts. We constantly validate and leverage the use of knowledge.
In this Year of the Water Snake, SNV is celebrating our silver jubilee in Bhutan. From July in 2013, with our government and local partners and team, we will be looking back together at 25 years of working in partnership.
Started in 2011, the SNV supported Bhutan Biogas Project aims to build capacity of the public and private sectors to construct and operate 1,600 biogas plants in four districts in the next two years.
SNV helps farmers to access markets and improve their products, increasing incomes for the rural poor. This involves focusing on:
Former Prime Minister of Bhutan H.E Jigmi Y. Thinley is a member of SNV's International Advisory Board since 2009.
SNV has had a presence in Bhutan since 1988, and has been working closely with the Royal Government of Bhutan and other local development actors to bring a social and behavioural change in the following three sectors: