Press Conference



EHNF Press Coverage Report

Date: 31st October & 1st November 2018
Venue: Hotel Lily

Eco-feminism at the launch of the Eastern Himalayan Naturenomics™ Forum, 2018

Through the perspective of Ecofeminism, the 6 th edition of the Eastern Himalayan Naturenomics™ Forum 2018, on 1st and 2nd November 2018 at The Lily Hotel, Guwahati, Assam, India, will put forth the idea that life in nature is maintained through co-operation, mutual care and love...

Indo-Bangla Group on Jumbo Passage

Officials at the meeting on Thursday. Picture by Rining Lyngdoh

Shillong, July 27: India and Bangladesh today decided to constitute a joint working group to evolve standard-operating procedures to facilitate smooth migration of elephants along the border between the two countries and reduce man-animal conflict.

The forest and environment ministry officials from the two countries have decided this during the second Indo-Bangladesh Dialogue on Trans-Boundary Elephant Conservation here today.

Eastern Himalayan Naturenomics™ Forum - Launch Event

Eastern Himalayan Naturenomics™ Forum 2016 - Preparing For Event

The Eastern Himalayan Naturenomics™ Forum 2016 (EHNF ‘16) is the evolutionary outcome spanning three years, covering three editions of the Balipara Foundation Environmental Awards (2013-14-15) and two editions of the ‘Asian Elephant in the Wild’ Conferences (2014-15). Over the last three years, our events have primarily focused on Asian Elephants attracting participation from 30+ Countries and 50+ Organizations including Governments, NGOs, Corporates, Civil Societies, Universities and others.


49 rhinos dead in Assam

Asssam National Park - 49 Rhinos dead due to floods,poaching

Guwahati, Aug 11 () Forty-nine rhinos have died since May in Assam and horns of only 19 were recovered by the Forest Department, the Assembly was informed today.

Replying to a written query by BPF MLA Majendra Narzary, state Forest Minister Pramila Rani Brahma said 49 rhinos have lost their lives since the new BJP-led government took charge in May this year.

Out of this, poachers killed five rhinos in Kaziranga National Park and one in Orang National Park in little over two months, she said.

First book on mammals out

Three decades of untiring and painstaking efforts of studying mammals has finally borne fruit. Wildlife conservationist Anwaruddin Choudhury has come out with a first-of-its-kind comprehensive book about mammals of India.

The book, Mammals of India, published by Balipara Foundation and released here today, is a major definitive work on the mammals of the country, where all the species have been mapped in colour with exhaustive details. The book has listed 430 species of mammals in the country.

Introduction of Water Book, Assam Administrative College, Guwahati - 23rd April 2015

India, known for its water resources, traditional systems of water conservation, supply management, reverence and celebration of water is unfortunately suffering from misuse of water.


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