The Story Grant Programme for Atmospheric Issues: Selected participants

Dawa Gelmo

Dawa Gelmo has worked as a Bureau Correspondent for Kuensel Corporation Limited, Bhutan’s only daily newspaper, covering the nation’s western districts since 2014. Prior to her current position, she was pursuing her graduate diploma in journalism from the Asian College of Journalism in Chennai, India. 

Her writing focuses on climate change, the environment, rural issues, agriculture, health and general events. As Bureau Correspondent, she is responsible for covering almost every issue in Bhutan’s western region. She was one of the participants of the Regional Media Training Workshop: Air pollution, its sources and impacts, and mitigation options that was organized by ICIMOD in 2015. She can be reached at