The conference will take place from November 24 to 26, 2008, not from November 7 to 9, 2008 as announced earlier. Inconvenience caused is regretted.
The conference will focus on themes related to GNH such as psychology, environment, community relations, education, health, living standard, governance, culture, time use and economy, and their indicators. Interested individuals, including government officials, academics, and NGO representatives, may attend the conference. Those who wish to present papers should submit abstracts latest by the end of July 2008, and the papers by the end of September 2008.
The participants will have to make their own travel arrangement till Paro airport. CBS will be responsible for local transport from/to airport, and food and accommodation for four days, that is, 23, 24, 25, and 26 of November. Gratis visa will be granted to participants.
International participants will have to pay a fee of US $ 800. A discounted fee of Nu. 15,000 will be charged on SAARC nationals.
Inquiries about the conference may be directed to Dorji Penjore at 975-2-335872 or firstname.lastname@example.org.