International Tiger Day Celebration 2018

The Department of Forests and Park Services (DoFPS), Ministry of Agriculture and Forests celebrate International Tiger Day in Norbugang gewog, Nganglam Dungkhag under Pemagatshel Dzongkhag.  The Global Tiger Center in Gelephu and the Royal Manas National Park on behalf of DoFPS took the lead to celebrate this year ’s international tiger day on 29th July 2018. [Read More...]

NCIII Students at Nature Study Sub-Center

National Certificate III students are at Nature Study Sub-Center learning the art of forest management and acquiring the taxonomic skills on plant identification. [Read More...]

UWICER re-operationalizes Nature Study Sub- Center

The Nature Study Center which remained largely unused for the last twenty-two years was formally re-operationalized on July 26, 2018. The re-operationalization ceremony was graced by the Executive Director, Bhutan Foundation, and the Director, Ugyen Wangchuck Institute for Conservation and Environmental Research. [Read More...]

19th General Staff Meeting and Write-shop Held at Kheybeythang

The Ugyen Wangchuck Institute for Conservation and Environmental Research conducted the 19th General Staff Meeting (GSM) from July 24 – 25, 2018 at the Nature Study Sub-Center, Kheybeythang in Phobjikha – Wangduephodrang. The GSM was followed by the development of teaching resources and lesson planning for National Certificate II and III forestry program of the institute together with the development of Quality and Management Systems of the certificate program. [Read More...]