• Impact Story: small investment towards energy efficiency reaps substantial benefit

    The Bhutan Ecological Society (BES) implemented the project “Climate Adaptation Through Energy Conservation: Merak Primary School” in 2017 with the financial support from the Bhutan Foundation. The project carried out electrical retrofitting of the classrooms and structural maintenance to...

  • The documentary “Artifishal” screened in Thimphu

    The Bhutan Ecological Society in collaboration with the Royal Society for Protection of Nature (RSPN) and the financial support from the Bhutan Foundation screened a documentary entitled “Artifishal” on 20th September in Thimphu. The film, directed by Josh “Bones”...

  • The School for Field Studies (SFS) 2019 Fall Semester Program Begins

    A group of 23 undergraduate students from different universities/colleges of the United States of America (USA) are in Bhutan to attend a 3 month Fall Semester Program on Himalayan Environment and Society in Transition that started from September 2,...

  • “Zero Waste Hour” Observed

    The Bhutan Ecological Society observed 2nd “Zero Waste Hour” on 4th August 2019 by collecting garbage in and around the office vicinity. During the event, BES staff also highlighted the essence of taking responsibility for the waste they generate...

  • “Fruits for all” Initiative Implemented in Wangdue

    The Bhutan Ecological Society (BES) supported 26 schools and the Technical Training Institute, Samthang in Wangdue with about 506 saplings of fruit trees (Mango, Guava, Avocado, Lemon, Pomegranate, papaya, Litchi, Japanese Pear etc.) to commemorate the Social Forestry Day,...