Ministry of Health: Bi-annual Health Conference
25-27 August 2015 : Every two years, the health workers across the country meet together to exchange ideas in advancing the health agenda for the future. Today, combating non-communicable disease has become a priority for the country whilst battle against communicable disease still needs better introspection and further strengthening. With financial support from WHO, the three day conference is expected to give the district health workers the necessary platform to learn the best practices from each other.
68th Session of Regional Committee Meeting will be held in Dili, Timor-Leste
World Humanitarian Day
On the World Humanitarian Day, the World Health Organization extends its deepest gratitude to the health workers and volunteers who, despite significant personal risk, extend selfless services to the affected people during disasters and emergencies.
We salute these heroes.
18 May 2015 - The Sixty-eighth session of the World Health Assembly is taking place in Geneva from 18–26 May 2015. Officials from 194 Member States begin their annual review of the activities of WHO and set new priorities for the future. A delegation led by Lyonpo Tandin Wangchuk, Health Minister of Bhutan is attending the 68th Session of the World Health Assembly.
- World Malaria Day
- Wold Health Day 2015
- Workshop on Urban HEART
- Regional Director's visit to Bhutan
- Salt Awareness Week 16-23 March [pdf 2.24Mb]
- Move for Health, Invest on Health
- The World No Tobacco Day 2014 observation
- World Heart Day 2014: salt reduction saves lives
- His Majesty the King of Bhutan awards National Order of Merit (Gold) to Dr. Samlee Plianbangchang
- Move for Health 2013