Thursday 18th of August 2022 09:49:13 PM

Sequence of Statements

The Head of the delegates have to deliver statements on 13th and 14th March 2019, each speaker will be assigned 5 mins to deliberate their statement. Request to share copies of the statement at the front desk of the meeting venue or email it to by the morning of 13th March, 2019

Sl. No Agency Name of Delegate
1 Asian Development Bank Ms. Kanokpan Lao Araya Country Director Bhutan Resident Mission
2 Australia Mr. Rodney John Hilton Deputy High Commissioner Australian High Commission, New Delhi
3 Austria H.E. Mr. Brigitte Oppinger – Walchshofer Ambassador of Austria to Bhutan Austrian Embassy, New Delhi
4 Bangladesh Ambassador Mahbub-Uz-Zaman, Secretary (Asia & Pacific) MFA
5 Bhutan Foundation Mr. Tshewang Wangchuk, Executive Director
6 BTFEC Dr. Pema Choephyel Director
7 European Union Ms. Paola Pampaloni Deputy Managing DIrector, ASIAPAC- European External Action Service
8 Finland H.E. Mr. Harri Kämäräinen Ambassador of Finland to Bhutan Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Helsinki
9 Green Technology Centre (GTC)Korea Mr. Jong-su Geong, Director General, GTC
10 HELVETAS Mr. Lionel Giron Regional Coordinator for the Himalayas
11 ICIMOD Dr. Eklabya Sharma Deputy Director General, ICIMOD
12 India H.E. Shri Jaideep Sarkar Embassy of India in Thimphu
13 Indonesia H.E. Sidharto Reza Suryodipuro, Ambassador of Indonesia to Bhutan
14 IFC Mr. Om Bhandari Country Coordinator, Bhutan
15 International Monetary Fund (IMF) Mr. Andreas Bauer IMF Senior Resident Representative for Bhutan
16 International Union for Conservation of Nature Mr Alex Mc William, Programme Coordinator Asia Regional Office, IUCN
17 Ireland Ms. Anne Barrington, Government Special Envoy
18 Israel H.E. Dr. Ron Malka, Ambassador of Israel to India
19 Japan Ms. Aya Suzuki Second Secretary Embassy of Japan, New Delhi
20 KOICA/ Republic of Korea Mr. Joe Hyun – Gue, Country Director, KOICA
21 Kuwait Dr. Ahmad M Al Hadiah Economic Advisor Kuwait Fund
22 Netherlands H.E. Mr. Marten Comelis Van Den Berg Ambassador of Netherlands to Bhutan Embassy of Netherlands, New Delhi
23 NORAD/Norway Ms. Sofi Obrestad Helling, Senior Adviser, NORAD
24 SAARC Development Fund Dr. Sunil Motiwal, Chief Executive Officer, SDF Thimphu
25 Save the Children International Mr. Edward Webster Olney Jr Country Director for Nepal/Bhutan Save the Children International, Kathmandu, Nepal
26 Singapore H.E. Mr. Lim Thuan Kuan Ambassador of Singapore to Bhutan Embassy of Singapore, New Delhi
27 Slovenia H.E. Jozef Drofenik Ambassador of Republic of Slovenia to Bhutan Embassy of Slovenia, New Delhi
28 SNV Mr. Petrus Lambertus Wilhelmus Newsum Country Director for SNV Bhutan and Nepal
29 Thailand Ambassador Vijavat Issara Bhakdi, Adviser to MFA
30 UN Joint Statement Mr. Gerald Daly Resident Coordinator, United Nations in Bhutan
31 WHO Dr. Poonam Khetrapal Singh Regional Director WHO Regional Office, New Delhi
32 World Bank Mr. Yoichiro Ishihara Resident Representative World Bank Thimphu
33 WWF Mr. Dechen Dorji Country Representative Bhutan