The Commercial Agriculture and Resilient Livelihoods Enhancement Programme (CARLEP) aims to facilitate the transformation of a subsistence-based rural agricultural economy into a sustainable value chain and market driven productive sector by promoting climate smart approaches in agriculture and strengthening capacities of communities and local institutions.

The Programme shall adopt two-pronged approaches - Value chain or commercialization approach in Gewogs with high production and marketing potentials and targeted intervention approach in vulnerable Gewogs to poverty and climate change impacts. The Programme area includes selected Gewogs in six eastern Dzongkhags (Lhuentse, Mongar, Pemagatshel, Samdrup Jongkhar, Trashi Yangtse and Trashigang). The programme will benefit 28000 smallholder HHs of which 5000 HH will directly benefit from vegetable and dairy value chains. read more

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    CARLEP Matching Grant Guidelines Available Online

    April 23rd, 2021

    Matching Grant Guidelines is intended as a practical written guide to support decisions on...

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    Letter of Intent to Award (AOS2021)

    April 21st, 2021

    Office of the Programme Management hereby issue “Letter of Intent to Award” for consultancy...

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    Call for EXPRESSION OF INTERESTS for Matching Grant

    March 10th, 2021

    Call for Expressions of Interests: Invitation for Investment Proposals in Agri-enterprise establishment in CARLEP...

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    March 10th, 2021

    The Office of the Programme Management invites expression of interest to provide the following...

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    Vacancy for ESP

    October 9th, 2020

    VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT The Office of the Programme Management (OPM), Commercial Agriculture & Resilient Livelihoods...

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