Bhutan Dialogues


Bhutan Dialogues aims to invigorate development thinking in Bhutan and challenge experts and practitioners to deliberate on serious issues of development. This is an open space for critical and dynamic conversations with thought leaders and change-makers drawing upon their expertise, achievements and inspiration. Its objective is to refine our ideas and the pursuit of progress, and to align national goals with the global agenda.

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RCSC and the Performance of Civil Service

Speaker : Karma Hamu Dorjee

Aum Karma Hamu Dorjee is currently the Chairperson of the Royal

Civil Service Commission. She has over 26 years experience in the public

sector. She joined the civil service in 1993. Prior to being appointed a the

Chairperson, she served as Commissioner for Royal Civil Service Commission.

Aum Karma has a Master’s degree in Local and Regional Development from

the Institute of Social Studies, The Hague.

Host: Dr. Karma Phuntsho

The Founder and President of Loden Foundation, a development organization

that promotes education, social entrepreneurship and Bhutan’s culture and tradition

as well as the Shejun Agency for Bhutan’s Cultural Documentation and Research.

Add on session by Kinlat T. Dorji:  Story telling on Bhutanese architecture with BhutanNess

Kinlay T Dorji is a young architect running an architectural studio Yalnik Architects

and writes about Bhutanese architecture on his Instagram page bhutanness. He graduated

from Assumption University in Thailand, School of Architecture AR 11; after graduation,

he worked with SODA Thailand in Bangkok, returning home working with Gandhara

Design Bhutan and recently started running his own practice as Yalnik Architects and BhutanNess Architecture.

DATE: 02 October 2019

VENUE: UN House, Kawajangsa, Thimphu

TIME: 4:00 pm to 5:30 pm

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