JSWOESA Winners - 2015.    
Bhutan Bird Festival 2015.    
The Chairperson of National Council Visits UWICE.    
Training on “Forest Acts & Rules” of Bhutan.    
Completion of Community Forest Management Course.    

JSWOESA Winners - 2015Hot News!

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In commemoration of the 60th Birth Anniversary of His Majesty the Fourth Druk Gyalpo Jigme Singye Wangchuck, three environmental stewards were honoured on the 8th of October 2015 during the first Bhutan Bird Festival at Tingtibi Zhemgang for their contribution to environment conservation in Bhutan...   [Read more]

Bhutan Bird Festival 2015Hot News!


The first ever three-day Bhutan Bird Festival began yesterday (8th October 2015) at Tingtibi, Zhemgang. The Festival was inaugurated by the Honourable Minister, Ministry of Agriculture and Forests Lyonpo Yeshey Dorji. Lam Neten of Zhemgang Rabdhey, Honorable MP Dasho Dorji Wangdi, Dasho Dzongda, Sector Heads, Teachers and Students attended the festival...   [Read more]

The Chairperson of National Council Visits UWICE


His Excellency (Dr.) Sonam Kinga, the National Council chairperson visited the Institute on 2nd October, 2015. During a brief meeting with faculties, he showed an interest to re-visit the Institute with the National Council team members for further discussion on commissioning social research activities which will have a direct impact on decision and policy makers. His Excellency also visited the Ethno-biology museum and offices within shabkhor...   [Read more]

Training on “Forest Acts & Rules” of Bhutan


The first phase of training on “ Forest Acts and Rules” funded by REDD+ Readiness Programme of Bhutan supported by Forest Carbon Partnership Facility, World Bank through Watershed Management Division of DoFPS started at Ugyen Wangchuck Institute for Conservation and Environment on 1st October 2015 for two weeks...   [Read more]

Completion of Community Forest Management Course

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The three months course to the members of community forest management groups on “Community Forest Management” has been completed successfully on 29th September, 2015. They were given knowledge and skills on Forest Silviculture, Forest Management & Plan Writing, Forest Protection, Conflict Management and Forest Acts & Rules. They were also sent to Rural Development Training Center, Zhemgang for two weeks to learn Accounts and Book Keeping...   [Read more]

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