Staff reporter

Former Prime Minister, Dasho Tshering Tobgay received the “Distinguished Leadership Award” from the United Nations Hospitality Committee for UN Delegations (HCUND) as part of its “Ambassadors’ Ball Honorees – The 2022 World’s Remarkable Game Changers”.

President of People’s Democratic Party Dasho Tshering Tobgay was among eight other globally renowned figures being recognized for their selfless and outstanding contributions towards humanity in conservation, art and the humanitarian arena. Some of the honorees include the most popular singers Lady Gaga and Dionne Warwick, and Shepard Fairey, a globally leading artist. Dasho received the award at a high-level event hosted in New York on 10th December 2022.  

According to the party’s press release,  he was one of the honorary laureates for the prestigious German Sustainability Award (GSA) 2016 for his contributions to promoting sustainability in Bhutan. In the same year, he also appeared in the list of “50 World’s Greatest Leaders”.