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News Thimpu, Bhutan - 19th September 2015

Mr Sunil Sapkota, Scholar, UMCSAFS receiving Certificate of participation from Dasho Paljor J. Dorji, President of Bhutan

The Bhutan Ecological Society (BES) successfully hosted its Third Annual Research Symposium & Environmental Fair on 27-29 August in Thimphu, Bhutan. The 3-day education and outreach programe drew large crowds and great public interest, thanks to the support and active participation of Thimphu schools and 21 organizations including universities, government agencies, green businesses and CSOs.

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News Kashmir, J&K, India - 28th June 2015

Recounting Kashmir By SAF Scholar Mr Mohammad Zakaria

It has been one year since I have come and stayed in Kashmir. During the past one year, Kashmiri society, culture, beauty and nature have become expressible. I realized books and newspaper are inadequate to know something. The more we travel the more we come near to the reality....

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News Bumthang, Bhutan - 20th May 2015

The UNESCO Madanjeet Center for South Asia Forestry Studies announces (UMCSAFS) 4 years Bachelors Degree under SAF Scholarship

The SAF Madanjeet Singh Group scholarship will cover: Tuition fees,Economy air travel,Monthly stipend of Nu. 12000.00 based on existing SAARC scholarship rate to cover logistics and personal expenses; Establishment allowance of Nu. 16,000.00. Last Date 15th June, 2015.....

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News Bumthang, Bhutan - 3rd May 2015

Inauguration of UNESCO Madanjeet Singh Centre for South Asia Forestry Studies (UMCSAFS).

On 16th April, 2015 the UNESCO Madanjeet Singh Centre for South Asia Forestry Studies (UMCSAFS) was inaugurated in Bumthang by Her Royal Highness, Princess Chimi Yangzom Wangchuck in the presence of the Honourable Agriculture Minister, Lyonpo Yeshey Dorji, Madame France Marquet, Principal Trustee-MSF and the Chairman of the SAF-Bhutan Chapter, Lyonpo Sangay Ngedup. The solemn occasion was marked by prayers, was also attended by Mr. Navin Chawla, Advisor-MSF and former Chief Election Commissioner of India

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News Paris, France - 30th April 2015

Annual Report covering UNESCO’s actions throughout 2014: Non-Governmental Organizations, official partners of UNESCO

I am pleased to announce the release of the UNESCO’s 2014 Annual Report covering UNESCO’s actions throughout 2014. This publication is available.....

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