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Training on Social Messaging Through National Festivals

Training on Social Messaging Through National Festivals

His Eminence the Lhetshog Lopen graced the inaugural ceremony of roll out training on integrated social messaging through national and local festival held from 6 – 10 August, 2018 at Paro.  30 participants from 10 western dzongkhags comprising of 13 cultural officers and 27 Lopens of the  Dratshang Lhentshog are the first batch to receive the  training .

The participants were briefed the contents of “Tshechui Garcham Gyi Shepa – Integrated Social Messaging through National and Local Festivals”,  a publication on the significance of mask dances performed during “Tshechu” Festivals held nationally and locally and the important social messages that are conveyed through them.

The training was jointly organized by Zhung Dratshang, RAPA, Dept of Culture and RENEW with technical and financial support from UNFPA.