Dr. Karma Tshering formally joins as BTF Managing Director

The Board of Trustees and Secretariat of Bhutan Trust Fund for Environmental Conservation is delighted to welcome Dr. Karma Tshering (PhD.) as Managing Director of BTF organization. He formally joins office on the auspicious day of 07th October 2022.

Dr. Karma Tshering has Ph.D. in Conservation and Development from University of Sydney, Australia. A passionate conservationist, Dr. Karma has served for more than 27 years in various agencies in the field of environmental conservation and ecotourism. He has been actively involved in the promotion of incentive-based conservation through transformation of conventional system of forest and park management by establishing and institutionalizing nature recreation and ecotourism in the country.

He continues to dedicate his time and services for environmental conservation with no institutional boundaries.

Going forward, we are optimistic that under his leadership and management, BTF will set new milestones and significant accomplishments in fulfilling the mandates of the Royal Charter.

Important Informaton

At a Glance

  1. Ongoing projects : 19
    1. Large Grants : 19
    2. Small Grants : 0
  2. Investment and Return :
    1. Off shore : 52,514,885
    2. In country : 7,249,228
  3. Projects since Inception : 239
    1. Large Grants : 161
    2. Small Grants : 78

Mandated by the Royal Charter, BTFEC’s field programs encompass the three broad themes: Biodiversity Conservation, Ecosystem Management and Social Well-being.

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