Where is Mental Health in Our Development?

Host: Dr. 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: Dr. Chencho Dorji

Bhutan’s first modern psychiatrist and first prison medical officer. He has devoted all of his time and effort in developing the Bhutanese Mental Health Services with main focus on community based mental health care. Among his many interests, he is an ardent follower of the Gross National Happiness philosophy of development. He is also keen on integrating Buddhist Principles in psychotherapy.

DATE: July 12th 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 Principles of Good Website Design. 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://bit.ly/2lJgn5w

bhutandialoguejulyposter

Recent posts

CSO Capacity Building Course

    The UN Bhutan together with Australian Himalayan Foundation (AHF), Bhutan Foundation and the Civil Society Organization Authority organized an executive training program targeted towards CEOs/Executive Directors and Senior Management who are responsible for funds mobilization on in November 2018 in Bhutan. The topic covered during the course were: Strategic Planning Great-partnerships-how to identify […]

Read More
International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples

    THE SECRETARY-GENERAL’s MESSAGE ON THE INTERNATIONAL DAY  OF THE WORLD’S INDIGENOUS PEOPLES (9 August 2018)   Indigenous peoples have a profound spiritual connection to their lands and resources.  Yet, increasingly, indigenous persons are migrating within their countries and across international borders.  The reasons are complex and varied.  Some are subject to displacement or relocation without […]

Read More
“Shifting Development Mindsets; Accelerating GNH and SDGs”

  Host: Dr. 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: Jurgen Nagler   The Resident Representative a.i of UNDP Bhutan is an international development practitioner with over 20 years’ experience in […]

Read More

Copyright © 2018 United Nations Country Team. All rights reserved