The Story Grant Programme for Atmospheric Issues: Selected participants

Surjaman Thapa

Surjaman Thapa is a reporter, cameraman, visual editor, script writer, and narrator who produces news and other programmes for radio and television for the Bhutan Broadcasting Service Corporation. He produces news in four languages – English, Dzongkha, Nepali and Sharchop (the Eastern Bhutanese dialect) and is responsible for covering all of Central Bhutan, which includes Trongsa and Bumthang districts. 

He has a degree in Mass Communication and Journalism from St Josephs College in Darjeeling, India, and received a gold medal for excellence in academics from North Bengal University. 

He has attended and covered various workshops organized by ICIMOD on climate change issues. He can be reached at .