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Gyelpozhing students on an Environmental Expedition.     Read More...
Call for Quotation.     Read More...
Vacancy for the post of Resident Lecturer in Mountain Ecology.     Read More...
Completion of Nature Guiding & Ecotourism Course in UWICE.     Read More...
Convocation for Seventh Batch Certificate Course.     Read More...

Gyelpozhing students on an Environmental ExpeditionHot News!

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A group of 26 students, all nature club members, from Gyelpozhing Higher Secondary School earned themselves a chance to go on an environmental expedition after they won 2014’s Bhutan Phenology observation conducted by UWICE. They are accompanied by two focal teachers...   [Read more]



Call for QuotationHot News!

The Ugyen Wangchuck Institute for Conservation and Environment, Department of Forests and Parks Services, Ministry of Agriculture and Forests, Bumthang is pleased to invite sealed bids from eligible Bhutanese Travel agents to kindly submit a quotation for air tickets as per the details specified below:..   [Read more]


Vacancy for the post of Resident Lecturer in Mountain Ecology

The SFS program on Himalayan Environment and Society in Transition (fall semester), located in Bhutan seeks an enthusiastic, team-oriented individual to serve as part of a residential team of faculty and staff who deliver an interdisciplinary, hands-on learning experience to students spending a semester abroad. Partnering with the Bhutanese Ugyen Wangchuck Institute for Conservation and Environment (UWICE), this program will present a rich learning landscape for students exploring people’s relationship with the environment and conservation...   [Read more]


Completion of Nature Guiding & Ecotourism Course in UWICE

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The first batch of two months course on “Nature Guiding & Ecotourism Course” which began from 1st May 2015 concluded today with certificate awarding ceremony. During the two-month course, trainees were taught basics in identification of plants, mammals, butterflies, and birds. They were also introduced to mist netting and banding of birds, besides the field excursion they undertook to gain hands-on experience in taxonomic skills...   [Read more]



Convocation for Seventh Batch Certificate Course

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The seventh batch of one-year certificate course in Conservation, Environment and Forestry Studies (July 2014 to June 2015), which was conducted at Ugyen Wangchuck Institute for Conservation and Environment, formally concluded today with convocation ceremony. The trainees who attended the course were both in-service and pre-service candidates selected to work in Natural Resources Development Corporation Limited (NRDCL) after the course. During one -year course trainees were introduced to various forestry basics including Forest Management, Silviculture, Forest Botany, and even Wildlife Conservation. After the theory course they were sent on attachment for the period of five months to various NRDCL offices...   [Read more]



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