ADB Education Assistance Works: Just Ask Bhutanese Student Kinley Pem

Video | 25 April 2018

Bhutan's partnership with ADB has helped drive its careful, tradition-focused development strategy.

Transcript

Khuruthang, Bhutan - When I was a student I thought of being an electrician,” says Kinley Pem, a vocational student.

“When I went with my dad to the power house, I was so inspired and shocked by the electricians, those who are making those lights.”

“And I told my day: ‘can I be an electrician?’ He said: ‘yes, sure you can.’”

Bhutan's partnership with ADB has helped drive its careful, tradition-focused development strategy.