Pema Tshering

Pema comes from Yak herding family in Sakteng, in extreme northeast of Bhutan. His family solely depends on their yaks for daily sustenance.The eldest child of yak herding parents, he has taken up responsibilities of herding from an early age. Pema is enthusiastic about his education in environmental management and hopes he can learn ways to address the environmental challenges his community is beginning to face.