Mr. Raling Ngawang Drukdra
JSW-OESA WINNER 2012
Mr. Raling Ngawang Drukdra from the Department of Forests and Park Services is considered one of Bhutan’s foremost ethnobotanists, a specialist on the cultural values and uses of plants. He pioneered the establishment of the national herbarium at Serbithang. He can identify almost 90% of the plant species in Bhutan. He is regarded by many as a philanthropist of nature and provides services related to plants and the environment to anyone who seeks his help.