BIHS at the Korean Forestry Service Annual Meeting

March 2, 2017

Bhutan Institute of Himalayan Studies (BIHS) at the Korean Forestry Service Annual Meeting at National Institute of Forest Science Seoul, South Korea. The founder of BIHS Dr. Sonam Wangyel Wang was invited as one of the four keynote speakers at the Korean Forest Service (KFS) annual meeting. He presented his experiences on forest conservation research and development and policy in India and Bhutan. Dr Wang stressed the importance of interdependence concept to achieve a sustainable world with development goal. Other speakers were from Japan, Sweden, and Thailand. This is the first major participation by BIHS at an international event.