Bhutan

How to diversify Bhutan’s economy?

How to diversify Bhutan’s economy?

Bhutan has made tremendous progress in reducing poverty. But it needs to do a better job at diversifying its economy by improving its physical and human capital by using resource rents from hydropower.
Will diversifying its economy help Bhutan address…

by · Monday, 28 January 2019 · Bhutan
An update on Bhutan’s economy

An update on Bhutan’s economy

Accelerating the reform momentum after the 2018 elections is key to consolidating and furthering Bhutan’s development. Credit: World Bank
Bhutan is one of the smallest, but fastest-growing economies in the world.
 
Its annual average economic growth o…

by · Tuesday, 13 November 2018 · Bhutan, India
Protecting Bhutan’s cultural heritage

Protecting Bhutan’s cultural heritage

Cultural heritage is an extremely important aspect of Bhutan and is one of the four pillars of Gross National Happiness, the guiding philosophy of Bhutan’s development

Culture defines the sovereignty and identity of Bhutan and its people.

And t…

by · Wednesday, 7 November 2018 · Bhutan
Building up Bhutan’s resilience to disasters and climate change

Building up Bhutan’s resilience to disasters and climate change

Despite progress, Bhutan still has ways to go to understand and adapt to the impacts of climate change. And with the effects of climate change intensifying, the frequency of significant hydro-meteorological hazards are expected to increase. Photo Cr…

by · Monday, 1 October 2018 · Bhutan, India
Building up Bhutan’s resilience to disasters and climate change

Building up Bhutan’s resilience to disasters and climate change

Despite progress, Bhutan still has ways to go to understand and adapt to the impacts of climate change. And with the effects of climate change intensifying, the frequency of significant hydro-meteorological hazards are expected to increase. Photo Cr…

by · Monday, 1 October 2018 · Bhutan, India
Building up Bhutan’s resilience to disasters and climate change

Building up Bhutan’s resilience to disasters and climate change

Despite progress, Bhutan still has ways to go to understand and adapt to the impacts of climate change. And with the effects of climate change intensifying, the frequency of significant hydro-meteorological hazards are expected to increase. Photo Cr…

by · Monday, 1 October 2018 · Bhutan, India
Building up Bhutan’s resilience to disasters and climate change

Building up Bhutan’s resilience to disasters and climate change

Despite progress, Bhutan still has ways to go to understand and adapt to the impacts of climate change. And with the effects of climate change intensifying, the frequency of significant hydro-meteorological hazards are expected to increase. Photo Cr…

by · Monday, 1 October 2018 · Bhutan, India
Building up Bhutan’s resilience to disasters and climate change

Building up Bhutan’s resilience to disasters and climate change

Despite progress, Bhutan still has ways to go to understand and adapt to the impacts of climate change. And with the effects of climate change intensifying, the frequency of significant hydro-meteorological hazards are expected to increase. Photo Cr…

by · Monday, 1 October 2018 · Bhutan, India
Building up Bhutan’s resilience to disasters and climate change

Building up Bhutan’s resilience to disasters and climate change

Despite progress, Bhutan still has ways to go to understand and adapt to the impacts of climate change. And with the effects of climate change intensifying, the frequency of significant hydro-meteorological hazards are expected to increase. Photo Cr…

by · Monday, 1 October 2018 · Bhutan, India
Building up Bhutan’s resilience to disasters and climate change

Building up Bhutan’s resilience to disasters and climate change

Despite progress, Bhutan still has ways to go to understand and adapt to the impacts of climate change. And with the effects of climate change intensifying, the frequency of significant hydro-meteorological hazards are expected to increase. Photo Cr…

by · Monday, 1 October 2018 · Bhutan, India