In support of government’s initiative to realize 21st Century Economic Roadmap, the Ministry of Information and Communications is in the process of formulating a Data Analytics project titled “Medical & Health Data Service” with the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA).
In this respect, Mr.Takuro Takeuchi San, Senior Director General, South Asia Department, JICA HQ,JICA made the presentation to the Honourable Prime Minister and other executive members of the government, namely, the Minister for Minister of Labour & Human Resources (MoLHR), Minister for MoIC, Director General , RCSC, Director DITT, Director NSB. Other relevant officials from Ministry of Health (MoH), Gross National Happiness Commission Office (GNHC) & Data Science Project, JICA HQ, JICA Bhutan, and members from Mitsubishi UFJ Research and Consulting Co., Ltd & GMO Unite X Inc. also attended the meeting. The presentation was aimed at drawing Multi-sectoral coordination to deliberate collaboration among various stakeholder groups to jointly achieve the project outcomes and to seek guidance from Honourable Prime Minister in charting the way ahead for the project. The project aims to achieve six outputs within its four year project period.