Bhutan Dialogues: "Social Media: Emerging Patterns & Discourses"

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Topic: "Social Media: Emerging Patterns & Discourses"

Speaker: Dorji Wangchuk

Dorji Wangchuk is currently a researcher, PhD candidate and teaching associate at the University of Macau - with research focus in social media, sociolinguistics and discourse studies.

He worked in the Bhutan Broadcasting Service from 1986 to 2006 and then from 2009 to 2013 he served as the Director of Royal Office of the Media under His Majesty the King’s Secretariat.

Host: Gerald Daly

Gerald Daly is the Resident Coordinator of the UN in Bhutan . Prior to his appointment as RC for Bhutan, he served as Policy Adviser and Team Leader of Programme, Joint Funding and Business Operations in the UN Development Group. His focus areas included ensuring cross-UN ownership and development of Delivering as One at both strategic and operational levels along with funding/implementation of integrated policy work.

The session is pre-poned to 10 July since 11th July is a Government holiday.

Date: Wednesday 10 July 2019

Venue: UN House, Kawajangsa, Thimphu

Time: 4:00 pm to 5:30 pm




Add on session by Pema Euden, a Mathematician, and an author

TOPIC: How to Succeed Academically?

Pema Euden is the author of Coming Home(2008) and Lomba(2016). She was the youngest author of Bhutan in 2008. Pema graduated with Highest Honors from The University of Texas at El Paso(UTEP)in 2018. She holds a Bachelor's Degree of Science in Mathematics. She was awarded the Academic and Research Excellence Undergraduate student in Mathematics by the College of Science, UTEP.



༈ འབྲུག་གི་གྲོས་བསྡུར་འཛམ་གླིང་གི་གནད་དོན་དང་རྒྱལ་ཁབ་ཀྱི་གོང་འཕེལ་སྐོར་ལས་མནོ་རིག་དང་ལས་འཆར་ཚུ་ཞིབ་དཔྱད་དང་གསུང་གྲོས་གནང་སྟེ་ ཡར་རྒྱས་ཀྱི་མདུན་ལམ་གསལ་བའི་མཁས་པའི་གྲོས་བཤད་དང་མགོ་བསྡུར།

Bhutan Dialogues is an open platform for dynamic conversations on issues of national interest and with the objective to listen, share and refine our ideas in pursuit of social progress.







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