UWICE Hosts First - Ever Training to Document Bhutanese Bird Biodiversity

Deep in the tropical forests of Manas, in southern Bhutan, a group of educators and environmental officials lifted their binoculars into the tree canopy, laptops ready to record what they saw. [Read More...]

Board members of Karuna Foundation Visited UWICE

Mr. Eric Lemelson, the Founder of Karuna Foundation and its board members visited the Ugyen Wangchuck Institute for Conservation and Environment (UWICE). The Executive Director of Bhutan Foundation Mr. Tshewang Wangchuk also accompanied the team. The team was welcomed by the Officiating Director and the faculty members of the institute. [Read More...]

Scientific Advisory Workshop for Bhutan Phenology Study Begun at UWICE

A three day Scientific Advisory Workshop for the school and community based phenology monitoring program in Bhutan began at Ugyen Wangchuck Institute for Conservation and Environment (UWICE). The experts from different sectors including Department of School Education, RSPN, WWF, FRMD, DoFPS, CNR, Sherubtse College, NBC, and UWICE are attending the workshop. [Read More...]

UWICE Visited By a Group of Nature Conservation Enthusiasts from Australia

A group of Australian led by Mr. Dave Darlington and his wife Pat Darlington visited the Institute yesterday. Mr. Dave who served numerous years in developing and managing protected area in Australia has been recently retired from the post of the Director for the New South Wales (NSW) National Parks and Wildlife Services, Southern Region. Mrs. Pat had also served number of years as the education officer in the Kosciuszko National Park. [Read More...]