We are ICIMOD, a unique intergovernmental institution leading the global effort to protect the pulse ...
With a vast array of partners, we organize our work in what we call Regional ...
Successful interventions can change lives for the better. We hope that the stories of success ...
SSA – Programme Assistant at ICIMOD desk in Bhutan
I coordinate and facilitate the visits of ICIMOD officials to Bhutan.
How do you protect the pulse of the planet?
Through my work, I contribute to efforts to protect the mountain environment and improve the livelihoods of communities in the HKH.
What is your favourite part of the work you do at ICIMOD?
I like the work environment and learn something new every day. The organization offers a lot of opportunities for growth and learning.
What are you passionate about?
Lately I have become very fond of trekking. Being in nature is a rejuvenating experience.
I have a bachelor’s in commerce from Royal Thimphu College, Royal University of Bhutan. After graduation, I worked as a Manager and Marketing Executive at Yalama Arts and Consultancy, an architecture firm, where I learned a lot about Bhutanese architecture. In 2015, I worked as a Deputy Finance Manager State at Trading Corporation of Bhutan Ltd., and later as a Marketing/Operation Manager at Bhutan Majestic Travel.