ToT - Technical Instruction and Pedagogy

As a part of national accreditation process for the certificate training program, two-week's  Training of Trainers - Technical Instruction and Pedagogy (Skills) Training is underway at the Ugyen Wangchuck Institute for Conservation and Environmental Research. The training is conducted with the help of resource persons from Department of Technical Education (DoTE), Ministry of Labour and Human Resources (MoLHR), Thimphu. [Read More...]

The Bhutan Foundation visit UWICER

A team from Bhutan Foundation led by Ms. Rosemary Phelan, the co-founder and the board member of Bhutan Foundation, visited UWICER. A brief update on UWICER activities and Himalayan Environmental Rhythm Observation and Evaluation System (HEROES) project's status was presented to the visiting members. [Read More...]

UWICER Signs Memorandum of Understanding with College of Natural Resources

The Ugyen Wangchuck Institute for Conservation and Environmental Research (UWICER) signed Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the College of Natural Resources (CNR) on 21st April 2018. This MoU forms the renewal of the MoU which was signed between the two institutions on May 07, 2012 to implement the program of UNESCO Madanjeet Centre for South Asia Forestry Studies (UMCSAFS). [Read More...]

Charles Sturt University (CSU) Field Program in Bhutan begins

A group of students (12 students with a faculty member) from the Charles Sturt University of Australia are in Bhutan from 3 April 2018 for a field course on Environmental Science. In Bhutan, the student group will be meeting with various environment and conservation related agencies and visit field sites to explore and learn about Bhutan’s environment and conservation management regimes.  [Read More...]