The Disabled Persons’ Association of Bhutan (DPAB) was invited to take part in the international cultural exchange program for persons with disabilities called Sambhav in New Delhi, India organized by the Association for Learning Performing Arts and Normative Action (ALPANA). A memorandum of Understanding was signed between ALPANA and DPAB on 13th November 2011 to promote cooperation and collaboration in various fields of mutual interests between the two organizations. As per the MoU, DPAB committed to take part in Sambhav event annually from 2012 to empower artists with disabilities of Bhutan by giving them the opportunity to showcase their talents during the event. Since then, DPAB has been taking part in the event every year with financial support from India-Bhutan Foundation (IBF) which has committed to support DPAB’s participation.
Report on 11th SAMBHAV 2016