• Regional Centre for Expertise (RCE) Recognition Award, 2016

ENVIS Centre, Punjab publication titled "Climate Change” (Newsletter volume 13, No.4) has been recognized and rewarded as "Honourable Mention" by a review committee of UNU-IAS, Japan for its role in addressing the issue of climate change by articulating information and promoting collaborations at the local level. The article comprehensively covers causes, impacts & future projections of climate change. It summarises the major initiatives taken at Global and National level to combat Climate Change. It also enlists the key state specific Climate Change related actions undertaken at State level.


  • Regional Centre for Expertise (RCE) Recognition Award, 2015

ENVIS Centre, Punjab publication "Vulture: An Endangered Bird" (Newsletter Vol. 13, No. 1 & 2)  has been recognized and rewarded as "Acknowledged Flagship Project" by the Global RCE Service Centre, United Nations Institute for the Advanced Study (UNU-IAS), Global Network of 146 RCEs working on Education for Sustainable Development (ESD), Japan for its role in contributing to capacity development in the field of biodiversity.

  • The ENVIS staff received  letters of appreciation and certificate in recognition of outstanding efforts to the NASA CloudSat Mission from CloudSat Education lead and Colorado State University, U.S.A in 2008 and 2012.
  • Establishment of RCE Network with in the Region.

  • Invitation to XIth Conference of Parties (CoP), Side Event on 8th October, 2012 at Hyderabad.
  • Invitation to Round Table Conference  on “Sustainable Agricultural Mechanization in Asia” at Bangkok, Thailand by UNAPCAEM & FAO on 8th - 9th  December, 2011.
  • Paper selected by UNU-IAS for booklet on “Good practices on ESD“.
  • ENVIS website data used in CWPs.