Tashi Dorji

Promoting homestays and transboundary tourism circuits in the Kangchenjunga Landscape

Tourism is a priority sector for national and local governments across Bhutan, India, and Nepal in the Kangchenjunga Landscape ...

Yak genetic improvement through transboundary cooperation

Background The yak is an iconic species of the Hindu Kush Himalaya (HKH) region, exceptionally adapted to the harsh ...

Yak are our identity: Himalayan herders raise concerns at International Yak Conference

For the first time in the history of the annual International Yak Conference, yak herders from the southern side of ...

Preserving Traditions and Strengthening Livelihoods through Transboundary Yak Conservation

Nepal, India, and Bhutan – which share the transboundary Kangchenjunga landscape in the eastern Himalaya – have been connected through ...

Nepal hosts second transboundary yak festival in the Kangchenjunga Landscape

Yak farming is common across the Kangchenjunga landscape – in Bhutan, India, and Nepal. However, this traditional practice has been ...

Festival Provides Platform to Discuss Future of Yak Herding in the Kangchenjunga Landscape

Kipchu, a yak herder from Haa, Bhutan, said that traditional products such as hard cheese from yak milk have limited ...