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July 12, 2024

𝗗𝗲𝗹𝘃𝗶𝗻𝗴 𝗠𝗲𝗮𝗻𝘀 𝘁𝗼 𝗣𝗿𝗼𝗺𝗼𝘁𝗲 𝗡𝗮𝘁𝘂𝗿𝗲 𝗖𝗹𝘂𝗯𝘀 𝗶𝗻 𝗦𝗰𝗵𝗼𝗼𝗹𝘀

July 8, 2024

𝗥𝗦𝗣𝗡’𝘀 𝗲𝗳𝗳𝗼𝗿𝘁 𝘁𝗼 𝗽𝗿𝗼𝗺𝗼𝘁𝗲 𝗹𝗼𝗻𝗴-𝘁𝗲𝗿𝗺 𝗶𝗻𝘃𝗲𝘀𝘁𝗺𝗲𝗻𝘁 𝗼𝗳 𝗰𝗼𝗺𝗺𝘂𝗻𝗶𝘁𝗶𝗲𝘀 𝗶𝗻 𝘀𝗼𝗰𝗶𝗼-𝗲𝗰𝗼𝗻𝗼𝗺𝗶𝗰 𝗮𝗻𝗱 𝗘𝗰𝗼𝗹𝗼𝗴𝗶𝗰𝗮𝗹 𝗯𝗲𝗻𝗲𝗳𝗶𝘁𝘀.

July 8, 2024

𝗕𝘂𝗶𝗹𝗱𝗶𝗻𝗴 𝘁𝗵𝗲 𝗰𝗮𝗽𝗮𝗰𝗶𝘁𝘆 𝗼𝗳 𝗹𝗼𝗰𝗮𝗹 𝗰𝗼𝗺𝗺𝘂𝗻𝗶𝘁𝗶𝗲𝘀 𝗳𝗼𝗿 𝗡𝘂𝗿𝘀𝗲𝗿𝘆 𝗮𝗻𝗱 𝗣𝗹𝗮𝗻𝘁𝗮𝘁𝗶𝗼𝗻 𝗖𝗿𝗲𝗮𝘁𝗶𝗼𝗻.

July 8, 2024

𝗗𝗶𝘀𝗰𝗼𝘃𝗲𝗿 𝘁𝗵𝗲 𝘂𝗻𝗱𝗶𝘀𝗰𝗼𝘃𝗲𝗿𝗲𝗱 𝗚𝘂𝗺𝘁𝗶 𝗘𝗰𝗼𝘁𝗼𝘂𝗿𝗶𝘀𝗺 𝗶𝗻 𝗦𝗼𝘂𝘁𝗵𝗲𝗿𝗻 𝗕𝗵𝘂𝘁𝗮𝗻!

July 4, 2024

Rewilding the Nature

June 27, 2024

Empowering Local Champions for Sustainable Tourism  through Community-Based Tourism (CBT) in Eight Districts

June 27, 2024

RSPN  𝗿𝗲𝗰𝗼𝗴𝗻𝗶𝘇𝗲𝗱 𝘄𝗶𝘁𝗵 𝗤𝘂𝗲𝗲𝗻 𝗠𝗼𝘁𝗵𝗲𝗿 𝗧𝘀𝗲𝘆𝗿𝗶𝗻𝗴 𝗣𝗲𝗺 𝗪𝗮𝗻𝗴𝗰𝗵𝘂𝗰𝗸 𝗮𝘄𝗮𝗿𝗱

June 11, 2024

𝗣𝗿𝗼𝗷𝗲𝗰𝘁 𝗦𝗰𝗼𝗽𝗶𝗻𝗴 𝗠𝗶𝘀𝘀𝗶𝗼𝗻 𝗶𝗻 𝗪𝗵𝗶𝘁𝗲-𝗯𝗲𝗹𝗹𝗶𝗲𝗱 𝗛𝗲𝗿𝗼𝗻 𝗹𝗮𝗻𝗱𝘀𝗰𝗮𝗽𝗲.

June 11, 2024

𝗕𝗲𝗿𝘁𝗶 𝗩𝗶𝗹𝗹𝗮𝗴𝗲: 𝗔 𝗖𝗼𝗺𝗺𝘂𝗻𝗶𝘁𝘆 𝗮𝘀𝘀𝗼𝗰𝗶𝗮𝘁𝗲𝗱 𝘄𝗶𝘁𝗵 𝗪𝗵𝗶𝘁𝗲-𝗯𝗲𝗹𝗹𝗶𝗲𝗱 𝗛𝗲𝗿𝗼𝗻.

June 7, 2024

Project Inception Meeting for Green Climate Fund  Readiness and Preparatory Support Programme

June 2, 2024

𝗦𝗼𝗰𝗶𝗮𝗹 𝗙𝗼𝗿𝗲𝘀𝘁𝗿𝘆 𝗗𝗮𝘆

May 29, 2024

GCF delegate visited at Black-necked Crane Education Center in Phobjikha

May 15, 2024

Exploring the heart of Community-based Tourism in Haa

May 11, 2024

Happy Birding tomorrow

May 9, 2024

Students from the Carnegie Mellon University, Qatar visit at RSPN

May 7, 2024

Congratulation for securing Village Homestay Certification-opening doors to unforgettable cultural immersion!

April 27, 2024

Annual Population Survey Report of White-bellied Heron-2024 Launched

April 26, 2024

BMUV delegates visit to the BMUV-IKI project 

April 8, 2024

Enhancing Local Community through Effective and Engaging Packaging Training

March 25, 2024

Enhancement of RSPN Staff's Capacity

March 13, 2024

Distinguished French Embassy Delegation's visit to RSPN

March 7, 2024

Ensuring Sustainable Water Access: Monitoring of Rural Water Supply Scheme (RWSS) in Wangdue Phodrang

February 29, 2024

Annual Population Survey of White-bellied Heron to be conducted from 1st - 5th March 2024

February 20, 2024

Scoring Goals for a Cause

February 20, 2024

Explore the untouched Wilderness at Gumti Ecotourism

February 8, 2024

Signing of Grant Support Agreement

February 6, 2024

Promotion of Sustainable Tourism at Sunkosh village

February 5, 2024

RSPN team and Extension Agriculture officers distributed hybrid seeds and seedlings to 135 households under Nimshong chiwog, Trongsa and Norbuling chiwog, Dagana districts.

February 2, 2024

A visit by team from ICIMOD and Department of Tourism to RSPN

January 29, 2024

Consultation Meeting on NBSAP held with Relevant Stakeholders

January 24, 2024

RSPN Structuring New Partnership with Massachusetts Institute of Technology and Royal Society for Protection of Nature for STEM.

January 11, 2024

Partnership for plantation, the MoU Signing

January 8, 2024

Crane Tsheyphell is back!!!

January 1, 2024

Fostering Regional Partnership for saving critically endangered White-bellied Heron from extinction​

December 26, 2023

Crane Karma and Crane Pema blessed with additional Aviary

December 16, 2023

Partnership for Restoration Activity

December 15, 2023

International Mountain Day December 11

December 14, 2023

Bilateral Meeting with Adaptation Fund

December 13, 2023

South Climate Conclave held in Sri Lanka

December 12, 2023

Meeting between Green Climate Fund and RSPN

November 22, 2023

COP28 Bhutan Pavilion Sustaining Carbon Neutrality

September 28, 2023

Capacity Building Workshop for Local Conservation Support Group(LCSG)

September 12, 2023

MEET THE SPEAKERS-PEER Bhutan Symposium 2023 Technical Session IV

September 12, 2023

MEET THE SPEAKERS-PEER Bhutan Symposium 2023 Technical Session III

September 12, 2023

MEET THE SPEAKERS-PEER Bhutan Symposium 2023 Technical Session I

September 11, 2023

Register Now- PEER Bhutan Symposium 2023

September 11, 2023

Celebration of the birth of our beloved Gyalsem

September 6, 2023

Strengthening White-bellied Heron Conservation in Lower Wang Chu Basin

September 5, 2023

Training community on Post-harvest techniques, Pests and Disease management and food processing

August 27, 2023

Empowering Homestay Managers

August 25, 2023

Training of community groups for managing Human-Wildlife Conflict

August 24, 2023

Consultation on development of habitat restoration guideline for White-bellied Heron

August 22, 2023

Capacity Building Workshop for Executing Entities

August 4, 2023

Visit by our partners from Japan

July 19, 2023

Writeshop for developing a Readiness Proposal to Green Climate Fund (GCF)

July 13, 2023

Stakeholder Consultation for the Readiness Programme

July 7, 2023

Capacity Building of Bhutan's National Stakeholders to Address Climate and Disaster Related Risks.

June 16, 2023

Project inception meeting with the Stakeholders of Lower Wangchu River Basin

June 16, 2023

GCF delegates visits RSPN

June 4, 2023

Launching of Safeguard Documents

May 30, 2023

WBH Annual Population Survey 2023

May 19, 2023

Visit by the Independent Evaluation Unit Team, Green Climate Fund (GCF) Secretariat

May 16, 2023

Polyhouse sets distributed to the communities living in the White-bellied Heron Landscape

May 9, 2023

The signing of a Project Agreement between Her Excellency, Deputy Ambassador of the High Commission of Canada and Executive Directors, RSPN

April 27, 2023

Ground Truthing of Plantion Sites in the White-bellied Heron Landscape

April 21, 2023

Indian Ambassador visits WBHCC

April 17, 2023

The New Chapter

April 4, 2023

Supporting Polyhouse to the communities living in the White-bellied Heron landscape

March 22, 2023

Chubachu stream cleaning - Accelerating change

March 22, 2023

Water Conservation Program in Dechheling

January 28, 2023

Strengthening Conservation Support

January 2, 2023

Second Project Steering Committee (PSC) Meeting

January 2, 2023

Robusting collective efforts among stakeholders towards White-bellied Heron Conservation

December 16, 2022

A Youth -Led Conservation Livelihood Program in Samarchhu

December 16, 2022

Crane Tsheyphell is back!

December 12, 2022

Meet Ap Penjor, a decade old in supporting conservation of White-bellied Heron

December 7, 2022

Expanding Partnership

November 22, 2022

White-bellied Heron??? What does it eat? Where is it found? What will happen if they extinct? What benefits do they bring? What should we do to protect them?

November 19, 2022

We are at the 11th Asian Bird Fair

November 18, 2022

Climate Change Education

November 11, 2022

Capacity Building Workshop for Local Conservation Support Group(LCSG)

November 8, 2022

International Black-necked Crane Conservation Network Meeting 

October 14, 2022

Chubachu Stream Cleaning- Celebrating 11th Royal Wedding Anniversary of Their Majesties

October 7, 2022

Advocacy- White-bellied Heron Conservation

September 27, 2022

High Commission of Canada visits RSPN  

September 22, 2022

Enhancing Community Livelihoods as co-benefits of Biodiversity Conservation 

September 21, 2022

Restoring  the degraded habitats of the White-bellied Heron

August 10, 2022

Stakeholder Consultative Meeting for Community-Based Ecotourism (CBET) Development 

July 29, 2022

White-bellied Heron Conservation Action Plan launched

July 11, 2022

Stakeholder Consultation on Community-based Ecotourism (CBET) Feasibility Assessment completed

July 9, 2022

Project Introductory Meeting completed with  Local Government Leaders and relevant stakeholders 

June 24, 2022

Support of Fruit Saplings to Langdurbui and Phulabi chiwogs, Zhemgang District

June 9, 2022

Consultation with Community Forest Management Group/Network for Eco-restoration Plantations.

March 15, 2022

Enhancing Climate Resilience through Gender Responsive Agroecological Farming, Provision of Agricultural Tools and Developing Market Linkages in Bardo Gewog in Zhemgang

February 4, 2022

I hope to see Thrung Thrung Karmo next winter also.

November 25, 2021

Black-necked Cranes spotted in Panbang, Zhemgang

October 8, 2021

Strengthening teamwork towards Conservation

October 7, 2021

A courtesy call to Zhemgang Dzongkhag

September 3, 2021

Press Release: A new hope for the White-bellied Herons

June 2, 2021

The Conservation organizations celebrate Social Forestry Day

April 1, 2021

RSPN welcome new Chairperson and Board Director

April 1, 2021

Black-necked Crane Sighting at Khamdra, Paro

March 31, 2021

WBH annual population survey 2021

March 4, 2021

Black-necked Crane Action Plan(2021-2025) Launched

February 17, 2021

Black-necked Crane Population 2020-2021

February 5, 2021

RSPN’s Strategic Plan 2021 - 2025 Launched

December 16, 2020

Winners of the Photostory contest

December 2, 2020

The formal handing-taking and document signing

August 7, 2020

The recipient of this year’s national Energy Globe Award 2020

June 15, 2020

Demonstration Garden to Farmers Group in Chhukha

June 7, 2020

Launched two children’s book

April 10, 2020

Organic farming practice at home.

March 23, 2020

WBH Population Survey 2020

February 20, 2020

A cleaning campaign dedicated to His Majesty's 40th Birth Anniversary.

December 6, 2019

“Know your stream” and “Welcome to Bird Study Tour” with Nature Club and Environmental Studies student

November 20, 2019

Stakeholder Meeting

November 15, 2019

Seminar by Specialist

November 4, 2019

Sighting of White-bellied Heron at Dagachhu Dam Site, Dagana

October 29, 2019

White-bellied Heron in Thimphu

October 28, 2019

Orientation and Training workshop for teachers on “Follow that Stream

October 12, 2019

Environmental Education Program

October 1, 2019

Bhutan for Life joins us as institutional member

September 30, 2019

Training Report

September 28, 2019

Inauguration of Crane Karma's new home

September 23, 2019

Regional REDD+ capacity building project assessment workshop

September 17, 2019

Community Exchange Program

September 14, 2019

Collaboration for implementing environment conservation programs

September 2, 2019

Zero Waste Hour

September 2, 2019

REDD+ Carbon accounting result presentation workshop

August 20, 2019

A Weekend getaway for RSPN Members

August 12, 2019

Collaboration to promote Community-based Sustainable Tourism in Bhutan.

August 9, 2019

AIT, RSPN and IMSL signs an MoU

August 5, 2019

REDD+ capacity building project

August 4, 2019

RSPN observed “Zero Waste Hour”

July 25, 2019

WBH sighted in a new area

July 23, 2019

Conservation partnership

July 15, 2019

Congratulations

July 5, 2019

A WBH juvenile succumbs to its injuries

July 5, 2019

Launch of Haa Visitor Information Center (HVIC)

July 2, 2019

Zero Waste hour

June 29, 2019

Vacancy Announcement

June 26, 2019

REDD+ capacity building work shop ends today

June 10, 2019

World Environment Day marked with cleaning campaigns and waste exhibition

June 4, 2019

Her Majesty The Gyaltsuen's Birth Anniversary

May 31, 2019

Announcement

May 30, 2019

Vacancy Announcement

May 16, 2019

Three Juvenile White-bellied Herons (WBH) GPS tagged

March 29, 2019

WBH population survey 2019

March 27, 2019

Shortlisted candidates for the post of Assistant Project Officer

March 26, 2019

Management Orientation & Consultation Meeting

March 26, 2019

Souvenir Refresher Training

March 25, 2019

World Water Day

February 25, 2019

Thank you, Schwab Charitable!

February 4, 2019

Tagging of Black-necked Cranes in Phobjikha Valley

January 24, 2019

New Chief of CSLD

January 21, 2019

RSPN signs an agreement with the Crane Conservation Germany and NABU

January 21, 2019

Consultation Workshop for the development of environmental education reference material in Punakha

January 18, 2019

RSPN and UWICER signs a MoU.

January 15, 2019

Environmental Education and Awareness Program in Haa

January 7, 2019

RSPN presented SDG Achievers and Leaders Award

December 20, 2018

Public-Private-Partnership (PPP) Approaches in Zhemgang

December 12, 2018

White-bellied Heron awareness program at Karmaling

November 7, 2018

White-bellied Heron found in a new Habitat

October 4, 2018

Condolence

June 21, 2018

Dr. Kinley Tenzin honored with the “PRIDE OF ASIA AWARD – 2018 "

June 4, 2018

Happy Birthday, Your Majesty!

April 18, 2018

Project Introductory Meeting

March 26, 2018

March 16-22, 2018: Project familiarization visit to Digila and Langdurbi chiwog

March 16, 2018

Phobjikha valley bids adieu to the Black-necked Cranes

February 2, 2018

Exchange program under REDD+ for community forest members

January 31, 2018

Building capacity on REDD+

January 10, 2018

Combined Meeting for the Project WASH

December 28, 2017

Chubbachu Stream Cleaning Campaign – December 28, 2017

December 19, 2017

REDD+ readiness capacity building project awareness and introductory program successfully completed

December 7, 2017

The International Advisory Committee Members visits Bhutan

December 1, 2017

Chubbachu Stream Cleaning Campaign - November 30, 2017

November 23, 2017

Familiarization trip for National Tour Operators and National Tour Guides to explore Community-based Sustainable Tourism Products in Haa

November 21, 2017

Dasho Paljor J. Dorji awarded "The Natures Heroes Award".

November 14, 2017

Environmental Education - Focus Group Discussion

November 2, 2017

Call for White-bellied Heron Research Proposals: 2017-2018

October 16, 2017

Environmental Education Advocacy Program in Haa

September 21, 2017

REDD+ readiness project on Capacity building for indigenous community people in Buli, Zhemgang

September 15, 2017

Field monitoring visit to Hararongchu

September 11, 2017

Introduction of Check-dams in Wamrong

September 4, 2017

‘Water Caretakers trained on Operation and Maintenance on Rural Water Supply Scheme/System (RWSS)’

August 11, 2017

Passaphu and Tshogoenpa benefit from Electric Fencing

July 14, 2017

The 6th Haa Summer Festival update

June 22, 2017

Carrying Capacity Assessment Report for Haa and Phobjikha.

May 24, 2017

Dr. Kinley Tenzin’s speech delivered at AIT’s 127th Convocation Ceremony

May 15, 2017

Bird watching for RSPN members at Royal Botanical Park, Lampelri

May 8, 2017

RSPN wins ADB Civil Society Partnership Award

May 4, 2017

Souvenir Development Training in Haa

April 24, 2017

Buli watershed management plan finalization workshop

April 7, 2017

Haa Spring Trail Tour, 2017

March 29, 2017

Royal Thimphu College Continuing Education Students on CBST Study Tour in Haa

March 23, 2017

Adoption of Chubachhu Stream in observation of World Water Day, March 22 ,2017

March 14, 2017

‘Scarcity of drinking water - in what may be called as tragedy of the common’

March 4, 2017

National Level Interactive Deliberation between state bureaucrats and CSOs on Trans-boundary Water Governance of Brahmaputra River

March 3, 2017

From the Field

February 20, 2017

Dr. Kinley Tenzin honored with the "50 Most Impactful Green Leaders" award

February 16, 2017

Black-necked Crane 2016 - 2017 Count.

January 30, 2017

Construction of White-bellied Heron Captive Breeding Facility Center begins

January 19, 2017

Result for the Post of CSLP Coordinator

January 16, 2017

Meeting with CUTS International

January 10, 2017

RSPN’s Annual Review Meeting - 2016

December 23, 2016

Souvenir Development Training in Haa

December 21, 2016

Handing-Taking over of environmental science curriculum

December 12, 2016

RSPN, now a BirdLife Partner

November 29, 2016

CBST Team in Haa to handover the home-stay assessment report

November 21, 2016

CBST team attends Ap Chhundu Soekha

November 14, 2016

Dasho Dzongda awards certificates to 24 homestay owners’ and 16 local guides for completing the homestay training, local guide training and visitor center trainings.

November 10, 2016

This is My Story, I am Crane Karma

November 7, 2016

Organic Denmark visits RSPN

November 3, 2016

RSPN joins BBIN regional project on “Expanding Tradable Benefit of Trans-boundary Water: Promoting Navigational Usage of Inland Waterways in Ganges and Brahmaputra Basins”.

November 2, 2016

Monitoring of Water Infrastructure Development

October 24, 2016

The First Black-necked Crane arrives

October 18, 2016

Hurray! Third Ramsar Site for Bhutan

September 26, 2016

Gangtey-Phobji declared as the third Ramsar Site of Bhutan

September 12, 2016

Promote procurement of Green Products

August 5, 2016

Students and stakeholders participated in wetland education program in Buli

August 1, 2016

RSPN relaunches its website

July 20, 2016

A step towards saving the last White-bellied Herons

July 14, 2016

Festive Summer at Haa

June 27, 2016

2016 World Day to Combat Desertification

June 13, 2016

Community Planning and Management Workshop (CPMW) on water conducted

June 9, 2016

16 Local Guides trained in Haa

June 9, 2016

20 homestays selected and trained in Haa

June 9, 2016

Social Forestry observed in Buli Central School

June 7, 2016

RSPN Celebrates Her Majesty Gyaltsuen's Birth Anniversary

June 4, 2016

"Go Wild for Life" - World Environment Day 2016

June 3, 2016

Birth Anniversary of Her Majesty the Gyaltsuen

May 25, 2016

BirdLife International team visits RSPN

May 17, 2016

ADB awards appreciation certificate to RSPN

May 6, 2016

Buli farmers trained on organic farming practices

May 6, 2016

Critically Endangered White-Bellied Heron sighted in two new locations

April 22, 2016

Earth Day 2016: "Trees for the Earth"

April 7, 2016

Habitat-level Awareness Program on Black-necked Cranes in Bhutan

March 22, 2016

World Water Day 2016: "Water and Jobs"

March 14, 2016

History of Black-necked Crane Festival in Bhutan

March 4, 2016

Black-necked Cranes migrate to their summer habitat

March 2, 2016

“The future of wildlife is in our hands” - 2016 World Wildlife Day

February 23, 2016

Celebrating 36th Birth Anniversary of His Majesty the King

February 12, 2016

MoU signed between RSPN and DoFPS

February 11, 2016

Happy Losar 2016!

February 6, 2016

Celebrating the Royal Birth of His Royal Highness the Gyalsey!

February 4, 2016

Annual Black-necked Crane Count for Bhutan for 2015-2016 Winter Period

December 25, 2015

Buli Environment Management Committee members visited Gangtey-Phobji wetland

December 21, 2015

Strengthening conservation of critically endangered White-bellied Heron

December 11, 2015

A new record to Bhutan’s bird list

December 1, 2015

Water Programme Inception meeting held and MoU signed with Samtse Dzongkhag

November 27, 2015

Local conservation group formed for wetland conservation project

November 6, 2015

Black-necked Cranes arrive in Phobjikha

November 6, 2015

Communities in project areas in Samtse trained on masonry

October 21, 2015

Third Quarterly Steering Committee Meeting of CBST held in Thimphu

October 21, 2015

Second Working Group Meeting on CBST held in Haa

October 19, 2015

Mass Handwashing Station installed at Yoseltse MSS in Samtse

October 19, 2015

Global Handwashing Day observed in Yoeseltse MSS in Samtse

October 12, 2015

Crane Boy (Children’s book): Coming soon to Bhutan!

October 6, 2015

Bhutan adds 15 new species to its biodiversity

October 6, 2015

Hundreds of new species discovered in the fragile Eastern Himalayan region

September 18, 2015

Menstrual Hygiene Management (MHM) Awareness program conducted in Yoeseltse MSS conducted

September 18, 2015

Menstrual Hygiene Management (MHM) Awareness program conducted in Yoeseltse MSS conducted

September 18, 2015

Picture Story: The Basochhu Waterfall

September 12, 2015

GPP Bhutan Major Findings Consultation

September 12, 2015

GPP Bhutan conducts seminar to disseminate its Year 1 Research Findings

September 7, 2015

Preliminary Rapid Watershed Assessment of Buli Watershed

August 21, 2015

Behavior Change Communication (BCC) Workshop conducted in Schools and Monastic Institutions

August 7, 2015

Board walk in Phobjikha partially damaged by monsoon rain

August 4, 2015

RSPN Staff take part in Biking Trail development

July 31, 2015

Second quarterly meeting on CBST project held

July 29, 2015

Welcome to the Tiger's Trail!

July 23, 2015

Awareness and advocacy on wetland conservation carried out

July 23, 2015

Second Edition of "Explore Phobjikha" travel guide book launched

July 23, 2015

Monitoring report on CDH and RSHAP

July 23, 2015

Refresher Training on Sustainable agriculture

July 23, 2015

RSPN staff participates in plantation program

July 23, 2015

Haa CBST working group members and Gewog Tshogpa visited Phobjikha

July 23, 2015

World Day to Combat Desertification 2015

July 23, 2015

RSPN’s international partner, Norlha visits Bhutan

July 23, 2015

New Field Office in Buli, Zhemgang

July 23, 2015

Introductory meeting on Buli Wetland Conservation Project

July 23, 2015

Seven Billion Dreams. One Planet. Consume with Care.

July 23, 2015

Happy Birthday, Your Majesty!

July 23, 2015

RSPN staff clean up Office campus

July 23, 2015

ADB Project Review Mission

July 23, 2015

Report on Awareness Workshop on Rural Sanitation and Hygiene Programme (RSAHP)

May 4, 2015

Earth Day 2015: It's Our Turn to Lead

May 4, 2015

CBST Project Working Group Formed in Haa

May 4, 2015

Baseline survey report of WASH Project presented

April 13, 2015

KNCF to support awareness of White-bellied Heron and Black-necked Cranes in Bhutan

April 13, 2015

Haa CBST project steering committee members familiarized

April 13, 2015

Steering Committee for Haa CBST project formed

April 13, 2015

Experts calls for Indo-Bhutanese collaboration for Black-necked Crane Conservation

April 8, 2015

Biodiversity richer by one more bird

April 1, 2015

RSPN welcomes new Executive Director

March 6, 2015

Flying towards summer habitat

February 25, 2015

Observing the Black-necked Cranes in Phobjikha

February 24, 2015

An injured adult Black-necked Crane released after rehabilitation.

January 5, 2015

RSPN signs a MoM for a new Community-based Sustainable Tourism Project in Haa

December 20, 2014

Season's Greetings and Happy New Year 2015!

December 19, 2014

Project to conserve wetland in Buli

December 10, 2014

Stakeholder’s Inception Workshop on WASH Project

November 17, 2014

16th Black-necked Crane Festival 2014

November 11, 2014

Commemoration of 59th Birth Anniversary of 4th Druk Gyalpo

October 31, 2014

Cranes arrive in their winter habitats

October 30, 2014

Training on Technical Skills on Bamboo and Cane Products Development

October 8, 2014

CBD COP 12 Kicks Off in Republic of Korea

October 7, 2014

Inception Meeting of WASH project held in RSPN

September 5, 2014

Environmental Education and Dog sterilization program in Khotokha

August 8, 2014

A Field Guidebook titled "Butterflies in and around Phobjikha Valley" published

July 25, 2014

Training on Vegetable Production and Management to farmers

July 23, 2014

Reforestation program at Kuensel Phodrang in Thimphu

June 30, 2014

Research findings presented under the Jigme Khesar Environmental Research Fund (JKERF) initiative

June 24, 2014

Ecosystems and Ecosystem Services Assessment conducted in Tsirang

June 18, 2014

Awareness Programme on Safety and Efficient use of Electricity in Zhemgang

June 17, 2014

Land Belongs to the Future - Let’s Climate Proof It

June 5, 2014

The United Nations Secretary-General Message on World Environment Day, 5 June 2014

May 6, 2014

Farmer’s study tour to Tsirang on Organic agriculture and Slope management

May 1, 2014

CBST Website of Phobjikha Launched

April 21, 2014

A Research report on Wetland Ecosystem launched

April 11, 2014

Phobjikha MSS adopts a Stream

April 11, 2014

One-day Stakeholder Meeting on White-bellied Heron

April 11, 2014

A Manual for Homestay Operators in Phobjikha published

April 1, 2014

Kick-off meeting for Green Public Procurement in Bhutan held in RSPN

April 1, 2014

World Water Day celebrated at Tashitse HSS, Wamrong

April 1, 2014

RSPN members hike the Lungchuzekha Hiking Trial in Thimphu.

April 1, 2014

Environmental Education and Awareness program in Gangtey Goenpa

March 31, 2014

Women members of Bjoka Bamboo Craft Cooperative Group trained

March 20, 2014

World Water Day Celebration - 2014: Water and Energy

March 17, 2014

The Last Group of Cranes leave Bhutan

March 5, 2014

Chinese Pond Heron sighted near Singye Dzong

March 4, 2014

White-bellied Heron sighted in Phibsoo

March 1, 2014

Training on Book-keeping and Silviculture Options to the CFMG Members of Lower Zhemgang

February 26, 2014

Black-necked Cranes in Khaybar (Rinchengang), Trashi Yangtse.

February 26, 2014

Management Training for CBST Group of Phobjikha

February 26, 2014

Familiarization of CBST of Phobjikha for Bhutanese Tour Operators

February 6, 2014

Thimchu venue for ‘Clean Bhutan’ launch on Feb. 6

January 24, 2014

CBST Promotion Meeting for Tour Operators

January 22, 2014

Report on Annual Black-necked Crane Count for Bhutan

January 22, 2014

Report on Study of Climate Change Impact on Wetland Ecosystem in Phobjikha

January 14, 2014

Norlha supports RSPN program

January 14, 2014

Annual Black-necked Crane Count for Bhutan

January 13, 2014

RSPN members involved in cleaning campaign

December 24, 2013

Conference on South Asian Parliamentarians and Policymaker’s at Work: Putting Climate Adaptation, Food Security, and Population Dynamics Back in the Agenda

December 10, 2013

Two Cranes spotted in Minjay Gewog, Lhuntse

December 9, 2013

15th Crane Festival in Phobjikha

November 14, 2013

COP 19 kicks off in Warsaw, Poland

October 22, 2013

Two adult Black-necked Cranes arrived in Phobjikha

October 8, 2013

Biking in Phobjikha

October 8, 2013

Youth and Environmental Conservation

October 7, 2013

A Knowledge Sharing Workshop on Gender and Energy

October 3, 2013

Fundraising initiative for Jigme Khesar Environmental Research Fund (JKERF)

October 3, 2013

Annual Black-necked Crane Roost Restoration

September 25, 2013

Tiger skin and bones seized

August 30, 2013

Her Majesty Gyaltsuen launches Jigme Khesar Environmental Research Fund (JKERF)

June 27, 2013

Training of homestay owners in Phobjikha

June 27, 2013

Training of Local Guides in Phobjikha

June 16, 2013

RSPN Members mark International Day for Biological Diversity

June 4, 2013

Happy Birthday, Your Majesty!

May 21, 2013

22 May: International Day for Biological Diversity

March 29, 2013

Manas, world’s hotspot for felids

March 22, 2013

World Water Day 2013: International Year of Water Cooperation

March 4, 2013

Crane Mail from Tibet

February 27, 2013

World Wetlands Day 2013: “Wetlands Take Care of Water”

January 17, 2013

Amateur Naturalist Training Camp - 2013

December 21, 2012

Season's Greetings and Happy New Year - 2013!

December 20, 2012

Khotokha and Bumdeling wetlands listed as Wetlands of International Importance

November 22, 2012

International Wetland Symposium

November 15, 2012

14th Annual Black-necked Crane Festival

October 30, 2012

Black-necked cranes arrive in Bumdeling

October 26, 2012

Black-necked cranes arrive in Phobjikha

October 25, 2012

Her Majesty Gyaltsuen graced RSPN Silver Jubilee Celebration

October 20, 2012

2nd Annual Black-necked Crane Stakeholder coordination Workshop

October 13, 2012

Forest Outpost cum Residence inaugurated in Phobjikha

October 12, 2012

11th Conference of Parties (COP)of the Convention on Biodiversity (CBD)

October 4, 2012

IUCN recognizes RSPN as an Official Repository of IUCN documents in Bhutan

October 2, 2012

Climate change awareness program with schools

September 7, 2012

IUCN Congress kicks off in Korea

September 3, 2012

OBITUARY

July 25, 2012

Project titled: “Pilot Initiatives to Reduce Human WildLife Conflict Management in Kangpara" concludes

July 20, 2012

Assessment of Climate Change Vulnerabilities in Kangpara

July 18, 2012

Environmental training workshop for monks and nuns

July 10, 2012

RSPN signs MoU with Embassy of Finland, New Delhi

July 6, 2012

Keidanren Nature Conservation Fund (KNCF) to support RSPN

June 26, 2012

RSPN handed over seed money for Passangphu Human Wildlife Conflict Management Group

June 19, 2012

RSPN gets access to EBSCO's Environment Complete

June 11, 2012

Act Locally, Think Globally - a message from students of Phobjikha MSS

June 6, 2012

The 2nd Jigme Singye Wangchuck Outstanding Environment Stewardship Award

June 6, 2012

Bhutan observed Pedestrians' Day coinciding with the World Environment Day

June 1, 2012

World Environment Day - 2012

April 26, 2012

RSPN to provide free E-mail accounts for Members

April 25, 2012

Environmental education handbook development for monastic schools and institutions

April 19, 2012

Legal teeth to bite litterbugs

April 17, 2012

Committee Members trained on basic Book-keeping and Accounting

April 10, 2012

Forest fire in Thimphu leaves two policemen dead

March 30, 2012

Launching Silver Jubilee logo of RSPN

March 12, 2012

Second Asia Pacific Climate Change Adaptation forum underway in Bangkok

February 20, 2012

Birth Anniversary of His Majesty the Druk Gyalpo

February 20, 2012

Happy Losar 2012!

February 18, 2012

MacArthur Foundation Announces Winners of Award for Creative and Effective Nonprofits

February 13, 2012

Black-necked Crane population in Bhutan.

February 3, 2012

World Wetlands Day – “Wetlands and Tourism- A great experience”

January 31, 2012

Crane count in Bhutan from 1992-1993 to 2011-2012 winter

January 31, 2012

Research on White-bellied heron - Abstract

January 31, 2012

Research on White-bellied heron

January 18, 2012

The 8th National Assembly ratifies the Ramsar Convention

January 17, 2012

Black-necked Cranes in Bayling, Trashiyangtse

January 12, 2012

IUCN welcomes Bhutan as new State Member

January 12, 2012

Bhutan joins the Ramsar Convention

December 22, 2011

Season's Greetings and Happy New Year 2012!

December 16, 2011

13th Annual Black-necked Crane Festival

December 16, 2011

Three Black-necked Cranes sighted in Punakha

December 15, 2011

Study Tour to Malaysia

December 15, 2011

Black-necked crane in Kangpara, Trashigang

December 13, 2011

Black-necked cranes spotted in Paro

December 8, 2011

Busy Fossil Awards target US, New Zealand, Japan, Canada, Russia; African Group earns Ray

December 8, 2011

US Wins a First Place Fossil and Ties with the EU for a Second Place Fossil.

December 6, 2011

Canada wins a fossil of the day award for being flexible when it comes to facts, but not when it comes to their Kyoto stance

December 3, 2011

Turkey earns its first Fossil for wanting everything but giving nothing

December 2, 2011

Brazil Takes 1st, New Zealand Earns 2nd, Canada Comes in 3rd

December 2, 2011

Fossil of the Day Award

November 28, 2011

COP17/CMP7 opens in Durban

November 23, 2011

Banded cranes back in Phobjikha

November 16, 2011

Stakeholder Consultations – ‘Sustainability in Living Himalayas in South Asia’

November 12, 2011

Eight cranes arrive in Chuzagang, Gelephu

November 7, 2011

Black-necked cranes arrive in Phobjikha

October 27, 2011

A local Crane Enthusiast

October 25, 2011

Annual Black-necked crane roost maintenance in Phobjikha

September 27, 2011

Community based Waste Management System kicks off in Phobjikha valley

September 25, 2011

Future Policy Award crowns world’s best forest policies

September 20, 2011

Juvenile White-bellied heron released

September 12, 2011

Study Tour for Steering Committee members and local community leaders to understand CBST in Phobjikha

September 7, 2011

Crane Capture and Banding program in Germany

August 10, 2011

Office Campus Clean-up in Phobjikha

August 5, 2011

Book titled, “The Critically Endangered White-bellied Heron” launched

July 27, 2011

Experts discuss food security

July 18, 2011

Forest Policies from six countries shortlisted for Future Policy Award

July 18, 2011

Bhutan’s forestry policy short-listed

July 7, 2011

White-bellied heron chick is 60-days old.

July 7, 2011

Helping RSPN Save the White-bellied Heron

June 13, 2011

Picture Story: 37-days old Whilte-bellied Heron Chick

June 6, 2011

World Environment Day 2011 Celebrated

June 3, 2011

Bhutan's Land Cover Maps Updated

June 1, 2011

Coordination Meeting on Black-necked Cranes and their Habitats in Bhutan

May 25, 2011

First Steering Committee Meeting for Community-based Sustainable Tourism in Phobjikha

May 24, 2011

Institutionalising community-based sustainable mechanism to compensate crop and livestock damage in Kangpara

May 19, 2011

First White-bellied heron chick hatched in captivity: 13 days old

May 11, 2011

Captive-rearing of White-bellied heron hatches a chick

April 27, 2011

Crane caretaker Phurba wins the first ‘Regional Crane Conservation Award’

April 27, 2011

Caretaker wins conservation award

April 20, 2011

Earth Day 2011 - A Billion Acts of Green

April 4, 2011

Bangkok Climate Change Conference – 2011

March 18, 2011

World Water Day 2011

March 15, 2011

Prayers for Victims of Japan's Earthquake and Tsunami

February 24, 2011

Fourth Druk Gyalpo honoured

February 20, 2011

31st Birth Anniversary of His Majesty

February 18, 2011

Understanding the impact of Climate Change on Water Resources of Bhutan

February 1, 2011

Happy Losar 2011!

January 31, 2011

Phobjibs initiate waste management

January 25, 2011

Bhutanese conservation society among MacArthur winners

January 23, 2011

RSPN staff trains with Teton Science Schools in Environmental Education

January 22, 2011

Bhutan’s only environmental NGO wins US$ 350,000 award

January 20, 2011

"A Creative and Effective Institute"

January 19, 2011

“A creative and effective institute”

January 18, 2011

IUCN Member Royal Society for Protection of Nature (RSPN) receives MacArthur Award for Creative and Effective Institutions

January 18, 2011

RSPN receives MacArthur Award for Creative and Effective Institutions

January 6, 2011

Govt. Suspends Begana Power Project

January 5, 2011

Training on First Aid and Treatment of Injured Cranes for Field Staff

January 4, 2011

Capacity building workshop for Teachers and Assistant Dzongkhag Education Officers

December 24, 2010

Happy New Year & Season's Greetings!

December 23, 2010

Black-necked cranes in Lhuentse

December 12, 2010

Cancun Agreement Adopted by Acclaim

December 6, 2010

Well below their winter habitats

November 30, 2010

SAARC officially granted UNFCCC observer status

November 29, 2010

Sixteenth Conference of Parties in Cancun, Mexico

November 29, 2010

Black-necked cranes in Gelephu

November 2, 2010

Program for 12th Black-necked Crane Festival, 2010

November 2, 2010

Black-necked Cranes arrive in Phobjikha

October 8, 2010

Five CFs handed over to the communities of Gangtey Geog

October 4, 2010

United Nations Climate Change Conference in Tianjin, China

October 1, 2010

RSPN registered under CSOA

September 27, 2010

CLEAN BHUTAN DAY 2010

September 7, 2010

Southern Civil Society pre-COP16 preparatory meeting in session

August 24, 2010

Bhutan Science-Policy Dialogue on Climate Change

June 15, 2010

RSPN's founder wins first Jigme Singye Wangchuck Outstanding Environmental Stewardship Award

June 15, 2010

Eco carry bags launched in Thimphu

June 10, 2010

CBNRM project protects Tshogonpa lake

June 7, 2010

RSPN observed World Environment Day 2010 in Sarpang

June 6, 2010

Water source protection projects handed over to the communities

June 5, 2010

World Environment Day 2010 in Phobjikha

May 3, 2010

Fifth Regional Research Workshop on water begins

April 26, 2010

RSPN launches "Manual on Climate Change and Health"

April 16, 2010

Awareness Program on Environment Friendly Electrification in Phobjikha

March 23, 2010

RSPN Retreat 2010

February 9, 2010

Training for Community Forest Executive Members

February 9, 2010

Regional Workshop on Climate Change

January 25, 2010

Common Leopard: An Elusive Black-necked Crane Predator

January 8, 2010

Conference of Parties (COP15) in Copenhangen

December 30, 2009

Happy New Year 2010

December 22, 2009

Mass Cleaning Campaign in Phobjikha

December 9, 2009

COP15: Updated News and Events

December 7, 2009

The crane Gangtep returns to Phobjikha valley

December 3, 2009

5th South Asia Research Workshop

November 26, 2009

Memorandum of Understanding between saciWATERs and RSPN

November 25, 2009

Ecotourism travel guide, "Explore Phobjikha" launched

November 24, 2009

11th Black-necked Crane Festival Celebrated

November 3, 2009

Clean Bhutan Day 2009 Gallery

October 30, 2009

Clean Bhutan Day 2009 Report

October 29, 2009

Black-necked Cranes arrive in Phobjikha

October 29, 2009

Clean Bhutan Day 2009

October 27, 2009

Climate Change Sensitisation Workshop

October 27, 2009

Climate Change Sensitisation Workshop

October 27, 2009

Tentative Program for 11th Black-necked Crane Festival

September 29, 2009

Buy Back System to manage waste

September 22, 2009

Moshi Community Forest Certificate Award Day

September 16, 2009

Commemorating World Ozone Day - 2009

November 4, 2007

Black-necked Cranes arrive in Phobjikha

October 30, 2007

RSPN E-mail Update

September 20, 2007

Membership for TIEMPO readers' panel.

September 9, 2007

Familiarization trip on community based sustainable tourism in Phobjikha.

August 30, 2007

Essay Contest

July 19, 2007

RSPN houses BhWP secretariat

July 19, 2007

White-bellied Herons relegated to critically endangered species

July 19, 2007

Sherubsteans kick-start Clean Bhutan campaign

July 3, 2007

East-west Highway Cleaning Campaign

July 1, 2007

National Assembly of Bhutan passes Civil Society Organization Bill

June 6, 2007

World Day to Combat Dessertification

June 6, 2007

World Environment Day

June 6, 2007

Commemorating the World Environment Day

June 3, 2007

RSPN members gear up for newer challenges

June 3, 2007

Non formal instructors familiarized with watershed management manual

May 21, 2007

A Special Crane That Never Forgot