• A group of Program Advisers from various US universities visited Bhutan

    A group of 14 student study abroad Program Advisers from the different university across the United States of America (USA) visited Bhutan on 14th May 2019. The foremost reason for the visit is to assess the learning environment of...

  • Second BLISS Lecture Series Hosted in Thimphu

    The Second Bhutan Lectures on Innovation, Science & Society (BLISS) Talks was hosted on 5th May 2019 in Thimphu. BLISS is an initiative of the Bhutan Ecological Society (BES) to bridge the information gap in the country. Our prime...

  • A report on Enabling an Energy Efficient Built Environment in Bhutan is released

    “The building sector alone in Bhutan accounted for almost 42% of domestic electricity consumption in 2014. However, globally, buildings and construction together consume close to 36% of all energy use and generate nearly 39% of all energy-related GHG emissions”....

  • “Fruits for all” Initiative Launched in Thimphu

    The Bhutan Ecological Society (BES) has launched the project entitled ‘Fruits for all’ on 11th February 2019 at the Ecological Park in Changangkha, Thimphu. The initiative was inaugurated by Dasho Kinlay Dorjee, Thimphu Thrompon. Green spaces within urban Bhutan remain...

  • The School for Field Studies (SFS) Spring Semester Program Begun

    A three-month Spring Semester Program on Himalayan Environment and Society in Transition begun from yesterday (January 28, 2019) with a group of 22 undergraduate students from different universities/colleges from the United States of America (USA). The Ugyen Wangchuck Institute...