Call for Nominations: Jigme Singye Wangchuck Environmental Award, 2018

The Bhutan Ecological Society and the Ugyen Wangchuck Institute for Conservation and Environmental Research seeks nominations for the 5th Jigme Singye Wangchuck Environmental Award (JSW-OESA). This award honours individuals, groups, and institutions from all disciplines who have dedicated themselves towards ensuring the security and sustainability of Bhutan's pristine environment. The JSW-OESA particularly merits people who have gone beyond the normal call-of-duty in their service towards environmental protection. The 5th JSW-OESA will be conferred on the 2nd December 2018, in Thimphu. A committee comprising of government officials and representatives from civil society will declare the winner.

The last date for submission of online nominations is Wednesday, October 31, 2018. For additional queries, contact Krishna P. Bastola at 17554910 or

To make your nomination, CLICK HERE.