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Jun 23rd, 2021
Bhutan Lectures on Innovation, Science and Society (BLISS) is a public benefit event that aims to bring forward transformative ideas by Bhutanese to a wider audience in order to inform, educate, empower and inspire people.
This open access journal is dedicated to promoting informed stewardship of Bhutan and the larger Himalayan region. It is aimed at addressing current and emerging socio-economic and environmental issues.
fruit tree saplings planted in three dzongkhags
The Fruits For All initiative, started by BES in 2018, aims to help nurture green public spaces in urban areas. Since its inception, we have worked with local government and schools to plant over 1000 fruit tree saplings in Thimphu, Wangdue Phrodrang, Tsirang, and Paro.
Community members engaged in Moringa Plantation
highlanders in Merak benefited from retrofitting and heating
To help shield children from the harsh climate of Merak, BES improved the energy-efficiency and climate adaptability of highland schools through electrical retrofitting and structural maintenance. The schools have reported notably improved student performance after the intervention.
highly attended annual research symposiums held
The BES research symposium is an annual event to encourage scientific discourse featuring researchers from various sectors to discuss and promote ecological integrity and economic development in the country.