International Journal of Business and Social Science

ISSN 2219-1933 (Print), 2219-6021 (Online) DOI: 10.30845/ijbss

“Cleanliness is next to Godliness” – The Bhutan Perspective
Prof. Dr. Kim Cheng Patrick, LOW

Primarily the paper seeks to find out the whys and wherefores in which a landlocked country such as the Kingdom of Bhutan wanting to adopt or is being able to be green as well as maintaining a clean natural environment. And secondarily, the paper too finds out the various ways in which the Kingdom is able to be green in terms of recycling, reducing and reusing its plastics. Environmental cleanliness in Bhutan too can be taken as being green and up-keeping a clean or unpolluted natural environment as well as ensuring and/ or upping Bhutan‟s Gross National Happiness (GNH). Some key challenges faced and solutions adopted in the Bhutanese context are also discussed.

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