ENVIS Activities during 2016-17
WWF-India’s Wild Wisdom Quiz 2017
World Wetlands Day 2018
World Environment Day, 2019
World Earth Day 2018
Earth Hour - India 8:30pm-9:30pm, 24 March, 2018
International Day for the preservation of Ozone Layer
Certificate Course on “Para-taxonomy including Peoples Biodiversity Registers (PBR’s)” under Green Skill Development Programme - Last Date: November 30, 2018
Green Skill Development Programme 2019-20
ENVIS Activities during 2015-16
Appreciations
New Information/Databases
Major Initiatives
ENVIS Activities during 2014-15
ENVIS Activities during 2013-14
ENVIS Centre Activities

Participation in “National Workshop for ENVIS Centres: Summary Evaluation and Proposed Revamping of ENVIS Scheme”


Environmental Information System (ENVIS) Centre, PSCST Officials namely Mr. Gurharminder Singh SSO(Env.)/Coordinator ENVIS and Ms. Ravleen, Senior Programme Officer participated in “National Workshop for ENVIS Centres: Summary Evaluation and Proposed Revamping of ENVIS Scheme” organized by Ministry of Environment, Forests & Climate Change (MoEF&CC), Government of India at Ghandhinagar, Gujarat from March 17th to 18th,  2017.

 

“National Workshop for ENVIS Centres: Summary Evaluation and Proposed Revamping of ENVIS Scheme” at Ghandhinagar, Gujarat from March 17th to 18th,  2017

 

Mr. Gurharminder Singh SSO(Env.)/Coordinator during Presentation in Workshop

Shri Ajay Nayayan Jha, Secretary MoEFCC,GoI during his visit at Punjab ENVIS Centre’s exhibit

 

Shri Ajay Nayayan Jha, Secretary MoEFCC, GoI was the guest of honour at the Inaugural function of the Workshop for ENVIS Centres at Mahatma Mandir Convention Centre, Ghandhinagar.  Shri Arvind Agarwal, Additional Chief Secretary, Forests & Environment Department, Government of Gujarat released the special knowledge products of ENVIS Centers. The Punjab ENVIS Center’s publication titled ”The State Bird of Punjab : Northern goshawk” was also released at the occasion and was appreciated.

 

Mr. Gurharminder Singh gave presentation on the Center’s activities undertaken during F.Y. 2016-17. The Expert Committee appreciated the work of the Centre. During workshop the exhibition was also organized at the venue by all the Centers including Punjab ENVIS Centre. The Centre displayed posters on state environment and publications in the exhibit.  Shri Ajay Nayayan Jha during the visit to Punjab ENVIS stall appreciated its publications.

Development of Knowledge Products

1)   Newsletter titled “The State Bird of Punjab: Northern goshawk” (Vol. 14, Issue No. 3) was published by the ENVIS Centre. The article discusses the brief history of recognition of state bird in Punjab. It presents significance & the cultural association of Northern goshawk or Baaz in the state. It covers the general facts related to Northern goshawk such as its name & classification, physical characteristics, habitat, global distribution and some interesting features of the bird. This publication is an effort to give due importance to the bird for being recognized as the state bird of Punjab and to motivate the concerned departments/organizations to take concerted efforts and initiative for its habitat management and viable population in the region.

  

A Snapshot of Newsletter titled “The State Bird of Punjab: Northern goshawk”

2)  Pamphlet on Punjab ENVIS Centre’s achievements and major activities  and CD : International Recognitions to Punjab ENVIS Centre