• “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...

  • Labeling of Common Flora and Bird Species along Taktsang Trail

    The project is an initiative of the Bhutan Ecological Society to disseminate information regarding the ages of a select few trees and the surrounding bird life along the Taktsang Trail to visitors by placing infographic signages. The prime objective...

  • Fifth Jigme Singye Wangchuck Outstanding Environmental Stewardship Award

    Bhutan is increasingly regarded as a Champion of Environmental Protection. Under the farsighted leadership of His Majesty the Fourth King, Bhutan has crafted a visionary constitution which accords the protection of our environment the highest priority.  To honour the...

  • First BLISS Lecture Series Launched In Thimphu

    The Bhutan Lectures on Innovation, Science & Society (BLISS) is an initiative of the Bhutan Ecological Society (BES) to bridge the information gap in the country. Our prime objective is to bring transformative ideas to the fore and thereby...