Dzongkha Unicode and Dzongkha website development workshop

Posted On: 2016-06-17

The Dzongkha Development Commission conducted a daylong workshop on Dzongkha Unicode and Dzongkha website development at the National Library of Bhutan in Thimphu on 10th and 13th of June 2016, respectively. ICT professionals from various ministries and agencies based in Thimphu attended the workshops.

The Dzongkha Unicode workshop focused on the following areas:

  1. Installing Dzongkha on various operating systems
  2. Installing, configuring and using digital Dzongkha dictionaries
  3. Creating and printing pecha
  4. Support for Dzongkha in mobile devices
  5. Demo of DDC website


During the Dzongkha website development workshop, following topics were focused:

  1. Technical features to consider while developing Dzongkha monolingual or multilingual website
  2. Creating Dzongkha websites using Wordpress CMS
  3. Creating Dzongkha website using Joomla! CMS
  4. Creating Dzongkha website using Drupal CMS