Case Study

Case Study: Amit Patro, Sikkim

Amit Patro, Sikkim - The Green Journalist Award

The Green Journalist Award was conferred to Amit Patro from Sikkim for reforming the role of Publications as a tool for raising awareness on socio-economic empowerment of the Sikkimese Society & environmental causes in Sikkim. The Award was presented by Priyanka Bista, Design Director and Co-Founder of the KTK-BELT Project.

Case Study: Dr. Dhan Bahadur Gurung Bhutan

Dr. Dhan Bahadur Gurung Bhutan - Annual Balipara Foundation Award

The Annual Balipara Foundation Award was conferred to Dr. Dhan Bahadur. Gurung from Bhutan for Ecological Restoration in the region. The Award was presented by renowned television Journalist Bahar Dutt

Shubhendu Sharma: How to grow a tiny forest anywhere

Shubhendu Sharma: How to grow a tiny forest anywhere
Shubhendu Sharma: How to grow a tiny forest anywhere

Balipara Foundation Green Guru Awardee Purnima Devi Barman soars the sky with the prestigious Green Oscar Award 2017

A guardian for the Greater Adjutant Stork in Assam, Purnima Devi Barman has been conferred with the prestigious Whitley Awards also known as the “Green Oscar Award, 2017” adding one more feather to her cap. Purnima Devi Barman won the Balipara Foundation Green Guru Award, 2016 for her relentless campaigns and her fierce determination to protect the rare species- Greater Adjutant Stork, an important link in the food web of our ecosystem.

Honoring the Real Heroes of our Community at the Eastern Himalayan Botanic Ark April 08, 2017

“It is our collective and individual responsibility to preserve and tend to the environment in which we all live.”- His Holiness Dalai Lama


The Eastern Himalayan landscape with its fold of terrains, stretches across Nepal, Bhutan, northeast India and northern Myanmar. Communities living in these regions not only share the landscape but also history, culture, religion, the rich biodiversity of flora and fauna and a deeper emotion – quest to preserve and tend to our natural and cultural heritage.

Case Study: Jayashree Naiding, IFS Assam

Ms.Jayashree Naiding was presented the Forest Guard Award by Smt. Mala Ramdorai

When a male rhino strayed into Tezpur town from Kaziranga National Park on June 26, 2016, it was under the leadership of Jayashree Naiding that it was driven back safely into the park. She led the staff and followed the rhino from Digali Chapori, Sri Lanka tapu and then back to Kaziranga. The following day when another rhino strayed into the Sootea area of Bebejia village, she showed exemplary spirit of leadership in coordinating with the police, CRPF, civil administration and NGOs to tranquilise the animal and taking it to the Guwahati state zoo. Ms.

Case Study: Ramen Das, ACF Assam

Sri Ramen Das was awarded the longest servicing Forest Guard  Award

Mr. Ramen Das is the longest-serving officer in Kaziranga National Park. When he served as the Range Officer Western Range, Bagori, it was because of his information network and intelligence base that several rhino poachers could be arrested. He recently led his team to Conoor in Tamil Nadu, arrested two accused in the poaching of a female rhino and her calf in Western Range Bagori and produced them before the Sub Divisional Judicial Magistrate, Kaliabor


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