RSPN News

June 15, 2010
Eco-bags being launched

Eco carry bags launched in Thimphu

Eco-bags being launchedThe Royal Society for Protection of Nature (RSPN) in collaboration with the Clean Bhutan Steering Committee members launched the Non plastic shopping bags with the brand "eco bags" on 12th June 2010 at the Centenary Farmers Market, Thimphu.
June 10, 2010

CBNRM project protects Tshogonpa lake

The RSPN field office in Wamrong carried out Tshognopa Lake Protection under Community Base Natural Resource Management (CBNRM) project with community participation to address the importance of water source protection.
June 7, 2010
World Environment Day 2010

RSPN observed World Environment Day 2010 in Sarpang

World Environment Day 2010The Royal Society for Protection of Nature in collaboration with Sarpang Dzongkhag Administration observed the World Environment Day 2010 on 5th June 2010 with a call to protect environment and its biodiversity.  The main theme for this year's event was "Many Species. One Planet. One Future."
June 6, 2010
Community gathered for the event

Water source protection projects handed over to the communities

Community gathered for the event7 June 2010 - Coinciding with the World Environment Day 2010, the Executive Director of RSPN handed over two projects to the beneficiaries under Shonpangka Geog in Sarpang Dzongkhag.

June 5, 2010

World Environment Day 2010 in Phobjikha

June 6 2010 - As a commitment to this year’s World Environment Day celebration the Phobjikha Primary School, Phobjikha, Wangduephodrang adopted the Nake Chhu to help protect the environment.

May 3, 2010
The Guest of Honour Lyonpo Dr. Pema Gyamtsho

Fifth Regional Research Workshop on water begins

The Guest of Honour Lyonpo Dr. Pema Gyamtsho3 May 2010 - The fifth regional research workshop on "Globalization of Governance: Implications for Management of Water in South Asia" opened today at Taj Tashi, Thimphu, Bhutan. In his keynote address, His Excellency Lyonpo Dr. Pema Gyamtsho, who graced the opening event as the Guest of Honour said that it is more timely and relevant to conduct such such regional conference on water related issues.