Press Release

September 2017

Press Release

September 23rd, 2017|

72 General Debate – 22 SeptemberHis Excellency Lyonchoen Tshering Tobgay, Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Bhutan Addressing world leaders at the General Debate of the 72nd session of the United Nations General Assembly, H.E. Lyonchhen Dasho Tshering Tobgay reaffirmed Bhutan’s commitment to working with Member States to ensure that the UN continues [...]

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September 20th, 2017|

On 19th September 2017, Hon’ble Foreign Minister Damcho Dorji deposited the Instrument of Ratification to the Paris Agreement to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change during UN Annual Treaty Event held at the UN headquarters in New York. Bhutan became the 161st country to deposit its Instrument of Ratification. The deposit of the [...]

New Permanent Representative Of Bhutan To The United Nations Presents Credentials To The  United Nations Secretary-General

September 14th, 2017|

The newly appointed Permanent Representative of Bhutan to the United Nations in New York, Ambassador  Doma Tshering presented her credentials to the UN Secretary-General, H.E. Mr. Antonio Guterres on the morning of 13th September 2017 at the UN Headquarters in New York. Read More

Annual Session of the Executive Board of UNDP, UNFPA and UNOPS 30th May to 8th June 2017

September 11th, 2017|

Intervention by Counsellor Karma Choeda on agenda item 9: UN Capital Development Fund on 2nd June 2017 I thank Executive Secretary for presenting UNCDF’s integrated report, covering the results of their work in 2016 and the cumulative results on their current strategic framework. Bhutan commends UNCDF on the good results achieved across the different policy [...]

August 2017


August 28th, 2017|

In honour of Dasho Tshering Tobgay Hon'ble Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Bhutan, The Permanent Mission of the Kingdom of Bhutan to the United Nations in New York Cordially invites the Bhutanese Community in the New York at a Dinner with Cultural Program.Read More    

Bhutan Cocktail Reception New York 22 August 2017

August 9th, 2017|

Permanent Mission of the Kingdom of Bhutan Conference Hall 763 UN Plaza First Ave(between 43rd and 44th St) New York, NY 10017 USA For travel agents, tour operators and journalists: Space is limited to 70 participants. Please don’t be a NO SHOW! 22 August, 2017 1800 hours: Arrival of guests and introduction. 18.30: Welcome remarks by Mr. [...]

Report on the State of Least Developed Countries (LDCs) launched.

August 7th, 2017|

The Permanent Mission of the Kingdom of Bhutan to the United Nations in New York co-hosted the launch of the fourth edition of the report on the State of Least Developed Countries (LDCs) 2017 at the conference hall of the Mission on the afternoon of 19th July 2017, with the UN Office of High Representative [...]

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