Sonam Tobgay has served in Bhutan’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs for 18 years where he acquired extensive diplomatic skills in human rights, development, trade, and health and aid mobilization. He has been the focal point for the presentation of Bhutan’s reports to UN human rights organizations. Tobgay seeks to advance the democratic development of Bhutan and to grow public engagement on behalf of the country’s foreign policy. During his year at the Office of the Mayor of Kansas City, he was part of a team engaging in grassroots democracy.

Placement Organization: The Office of Kansas City Mayor Sly James

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