Comparative Development Studies – Indonesia, Afganistan, Rwanda and Bhutan.

HostDr. Karma Phuntsho

The founder of Loden Foundation, a development organization that promotes education and entrepreneurship in Bhutan as well as the Shejun Agency for Bhutan’s Cultural Documentation and Research.

Speaker: Yoichiro Ishihara

World Bank’s Resident Representative and Senior Country Economist for Bhutan. Under the leadership of the Country Director, he leads the World Bank programs in Bhutan. He is a macroeconomist with a broad operational expertise, apt technical skills and rich client experience across various regions of the World Bank. He also worked for the policy department in Washington DC on development effectiveness and results management.

DATE: August 9 2018

VENUE: UN House, Kawajangsa, Thimphu

TIME: 4:00 pm to 5:15 pm

This session of Bhutan Dialogues will be followed by a short presentation on How to give a good interview. This is a special innovation to Bhutan Dialogues so as to provide an additional learning experience for those interested.

Please register on Eventbrite for this event

https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/myevent?eid=48362909765

Recent posts

UN Joint Statement for Round Table Meeting 2019

Read by Mr. Gerald Daly, UN Resident Coordinator   I would be grateful for A moment of silence for all the people who recently lost their lives in the air crash in Ethiopia and the families they leave behind.   “Today, GNH has come to mean so many things to so many people but to […]

Read More
Launch of ABS Products

The Prime Minister of Bhutan launches nature-based products The Honourable Prime Minister, Lyonchen Dasho Tshering Tobgay launched nine nature-based products today at the Taj Tashi, Thimphu. The products were anti-wrinkle cream, massage balm, liniment, massage oil, perfume, soaps, and hand sanitizer to support sustainable rural livelihoods. Speaking at the launch, the Honourable Prime Minister said, […]

Read More
Calling Applicants for BICOB 2018

Applications open for BICOB 2018 team. Please send in your applications by April 25. Hurry! The competition will bring together 30 entrepreneurs in the making which includes 20 from Idea Stage and 10 from Startup stage. Three winners from each category will receive a special mention from High School Students’ pool and will be awarded […]

Read More

Copyright © 2018 United Nations Country Team. All rights reserved