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  • Tree Seed Conservation Techniques Workshop underway

    Untitled-1December 7, Thimphu: The five day workshop on the Tree Seed Conservation Techniques which began on 7th December is underway at the National Biodiversity Centre (NBC), Ministry of Agriculture and Forests, Serbithang.

    Some 20 participants from various agencies under Department of Forests and Park Services (DoFPS); Jigme Singye Wangchuck National Park (JSWNP), Nature Recreation and Ecotourism Division (NRED) and Zhemgang Division, Tangsibjii Hydro Energy Limited, Mangde Chhu Hydro Project Authority, National Seed Centre and NBC are participating in the workshop organised by NBC with technical support from Millennium Seed Bank, Royal Botanical Gardens, Kew and funding support from Tangsibjii Hydro Energy Limited.

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  • National Red List Assessment Workshop on Endemic Plants of Bhutan

    Untitled-1November 23-27, Paro: A five-day National Red List Assessment Workshop on endemic plants of Bhutan was held organised jointly by the National Biodiversity Centre (NBC), Serbithang and IUCN and Biodiversity Network Japan.

    The workshop was aimed to review the information obtained through herbarium consultations, field surveys, endemic plant diversity database, expert consultations and literature reviews since January 2014 to November 2015, enter all the information into the IUCN global online database, the Species Information System and to develop detailed plans for publishing the National Red List of Bhutan’s Endemic Plants.

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  • Training Workshop on Different Methods of Natural Product Extraction Focused on TLC Technique

    Participants with resource people
    Participants with resource people

    25 November 2015, Thimphu: A three days Laboratory Training on different methods of natural product extraction including bio-activity and biochemical analysis for different stakeholders was organised by the National Biodiversity Centre in collaboration with Nimura Genetic Solutions, Japan from 17 to 19 November, 2015 at NBC’s Bioprospecting Laboratory, Serbithang as part of the activity for the Nagoya Protocol Implementation fund (NPIF) Project.

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  • Vacancy Announcement

    National Biodiversity Centre, Serbithang would like to announce vacancy for the post of one Gardeners (Elementary Service Personnel). Interested Candidates within the age group of 18-40 years may apply for the post latest by 12th November, 2015 along with the following documents to the Centre:

    1. Duly filled Employment application form.
    2. Security Clearance Certificate
    3. Original Medical Fitness Certificate.
    4. NOC, if the candidate is already employed.
    5. A copy of CID.

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  • Notice Inviting tender

    The National Biodiversity Centre, Serbithang is pleased to invites sealed bids from an eligible construction firm for remodeling of Library into invertebrate reference Centre at the Centre.

    The tender documents can be purchased from Adm’s office during an office hours from 28/10/2015 to 12/11/2015.

    Submission date: on/before 13/11/2015 at 11am and will be opened on the same day at 11:30am.

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