Karma Yangzom
Principal Environment Specialist, Climate Change, Resilience, and Environment Cluster, Climate Change and Sustainable Development Department, Asian Development Bank

Karma Yangzom has more than 15 years experience in the field of transport infrastructure ecological impacts management. She started her career in 1998 as a field officer for World Wildlife Fund Bhutan in Bhutan’s Royal Manas National Park. 


A market-based approach for reducing air pollution offers countries in the region great potential for flexibility and innovation.


Warning systems and other measures will help save lives, protect biodiversity, and reduce rail service disruptions.


Integrating road ecology principles and green infrastructure designs can balance construction with environmental conservation.