The Rural Development Training Centre (RDTC) is geared towards inviting youths to join skills training that allow them to gainfully employ themselves and contribute to nation building based on agriculture. The RDT team consists of the Director II, Seven Instructors (two instructors are on study leave) and Support Staff. The location of RDTC is in Zhemgang and it was established in 2004.
The main goal and objective of RDTC is to:
• Enhance skills and knowledge on agriculture production, marketing & rural development
• Contribute towards enabling environment for self-employment, and employment & income opportunities
• Support market-oriented farming through training in sustainable production methodologies
• Support institutional strengthening of producers’ groups