The First Bhutan Woman Community Artificial Insemination Technician (CAIT) in eastern Bhutan
Tashi Dema, the First Bhutan Woman Community Artificial Insemination Technician (CAIT) in eastern Bhutan
This short documentary duels into the life of Tashi, the first woman Community Artificial Insemination Technician in the six eastern Dzongkhags of Bhutan.
It showcases the role of a woman in dairy breed enhancement through Artificial Insemination Technology.
The CAIT program was initiated by the Department of Livestock in 2010, and CARLEP_IFAD adopted the program in 2016.
Since then CARLEP_IFAD has trained 36 Community AI Technician in the six eastern Dzongkhags, with technical support from Regional Livestock Development Center Kanglung.
However, Tashi is the only woman CAIT in the six eastern Dzongkhags.
Courtesy: Sangay Chhoeda Tshering, CARLEP_IFAD.