Chime P. Wangdi

Secretary General

Chime joined Tarayana as Director General of the Foundation in July 2005. Prior to it, she was the head of Policy and Planning Division in the Ministry of Agriculture, the Royal Government of Bhutan. She had also been a core working-committee member of the Foundation from the day Tarayana was established. She is now the Secretary General of the Foundation. Chime has dedicated herself to the cause of poverty alleviation in Bhutan for the last 18 years in various capacities including that of Programme Coordinator for the Integrated Horticulture Development Programme, seeking out interventions that bring in cash income as well as improved household nutrition.