Articles by: Yoichiro Ishihara

Helping Bhutan’s Parliamentarians Better Understand Economics

Helping Bhutan’s Parliamentarians Better Understand Economics

Bhutan’s newly elected council members with World Bank staff. 
Members of parliament are valuable partners for the World Bank. They enact laws, shape and review development policies, and hold governments accountable for World Bank-financed programs. T…

by · Thursday, 14 June 2018 · Bhutan
When technology meets agriculture in Bhutan

When technology meets agriculture in Bhutan

Based in eastern Bhutan, Mountain Hazelnuts has developed innovative uses of ICT for its commercial agriculture operations. Photo Credit: Bryan Watts/World Bank
Bhutan is a challenging environment in which to develop commercial agriculture. The countr…

by · Tuesday, 19 December 2017 · Bhutan