The Future We Want
Dr. Karma Phuntsho will discuss youth related issues with three youth panelists.
Namgyal Tsheden: Recently graduated from Brown University with a double major in economics and environmental studies (science and policy), and now employed at DHI. Passionate about climate change and gender equality and the role of young people in developing solutions to these issues.
Ngawang Gyelthsen: Artist and business leader currently serving as the Producer of Bhutan’s literature festival – Bhutan Echoes Drukyul’s Literature Festival, Asia’s Ambassador for Akoin a crypto-currency and digital wallet system designed to connect the economies of Africa with the global economy and a 2018 One Young World Peace Ambassador.
Jurmey Choden Rinzin: Completing a degree in Political Science and Sociology at Royal Thimphu College. Representative of the Model United Nations as a delegate of the UNDP Committee under the patronage of the Nepal Ambassador and as a member of the Executive Board of the UN Women Committee. A 2012 Youth Leader of the Global Education and Leadership Foundation.