The Horticulture Association of Bhutan (HAoB) is thrilled to share the news that its President, Tshering Wangchuk, has been honored with the prestigious Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam International Award for 2023. The award recognizes his significant contributions to the field of agriculture and farming. Established in 2015, the Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam International Foundation aims to promote six key initiatives, including sustainable agriculture partnerships with reputable organizations, women’s empowerment, and science innovation centers. This award is a testament to President Tshering Wangchuk’s dedication to these initiatives and his tireless efforts in promoting sustainable agricultural practices in Bhutan.
President Tshering Wangchuk expressed his gratitude for the recognition, which he sees as an opportunity for Bhutan’s farming communities to exchange ideas and learn about the latest farming technologies. He hopes that the recognition will inspire him and his fellow colleagues to continue their efforts toward agricultural excellence. The event provided a platform to discuss challenges and potential solutions to meet future demands. President Tshering Wangchuk took this opportunity to discuss the limiting factors and initiatives to achieve sustainable agriculture collaboration with reliable agencies. The association aims to achieve its objectives and contribute to the sustainable development of agriculture in Bhutan. We, at HAoB, are proud of our President’s achievements and recognition.
We believe that his efforts in promoting sustainable agriculture practices and partnerships with reputable organizations will continue to benefit Bhutan’s farming communities in the long run. We extend our heartfelt congratulations to President Tshering Wangchuk and hope that his achievements inspire many others to follow in his footsteps.