fbpx Bhutan: Opportunities | Asian Development Bank

Bhutan and ADB

Given the economic downturn associated with the COVID-19 pandemic, ADB will continue supporting Bhutan to strengthen public sector and macroeconomic management and human capital development.

Bhutan: Opportunities

Procurement Plans

For ADB-financed projects, ADB's Procurement Guidelines and Guidelines for the Use of Consultants require borrowers to prepare and publish Procurement Plans once the financing of a project has been approved. The Procurement Plan captures all major goods, works and consulting services procurement that is either ongoing or expected to take place in the following 18 months.

Tenders

The latest procurement and consulting notices, as well as contracts awarded, can be found in the Projects & Tenders section.

International Staff Vacancies (Headquarters and Country Offices)

ADB recruits its International Staff from its member countries. ADB offers a competitive salary and benefits applicable to internationally recruited staff. Women are encouraged to apply.

National and Administrative Staff Vacancies

ADB recruits its National and Administrative Staff from interested applicants residing in the duty station country. ADB offers a competitive salary and benefits applicable to locally recruited staff.

Scholarship Program

The Asian Development Bank/Japan Scholarship Program offers about 150 postgraduate scholarships a year for studies in economics, management, science and technology, and other development-related fields at participating academic institutions.

The general public is advised to be aware of recruitment scams using the name of the Asian Development Bank (ADB). Read more.

Latest on Bhutan

Land Pooling in South Asia: Lessons Learned for Equitable, Participatory, and Inclusive Urban Expansion

27 Jan 2022 | Publication

Land Pooling in South Asia: Lessons Learned for Equitable, Participatory, and Inclusive Urban Expansion

The case study discusses land pooling as a promising tool to rein in urban sprawl and reach equitable and inclusive outcomes for sustainable urban development in South Asia region.

For Pandemic Relief in South Asia, Look to the Diasporas

19 Jan 2022 | Blog Entry

For Pandemic Relief in South Asia, Look to the Diasporas

Millions of South Asians live outside their home countries. They could be key to region’s pandemic recovery.

Energy Efficiency in South Asia: Opportunities for Energy Sector Transformation

23 Dec 2021 | Publication

Energy Efficiency in South Asia: Opportunities for Energy Sector Transformation

This report reviews the energy landscape in Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Nepal, and Sri Lanka with the aim of supporting improved energy efficiency in these countries and the rest of South Asia.

Overcoming COVID-19 in Bhutan: Lessons from Coping with the Pandemic in a Tourism-Dependent Economy

22 Dec 2021 | Publication

Overcoming COVID-19 in Bhutan: Lessons from Coping with the Pandemic in a Tourism-Dependent Economy

This publication assesses the Government of Bhutan’s financial relief measures for the most affected people, as well as programs and other interventions to address the impact of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic.