Grant History

2016

Jigme Singye Wangchuck (JSWL) High Performance Window Production Line
In honor of the 60th Birthday Celebration of His Majesty the 4th King Jigme Singye Wangchuck
Bhutan Foundation, Royal Institute of Law
$100,000

Himalayan Environmental Rhythms Observation and Evaluation System (HEROES)
Bhutan Foundation, Ugyen Wangchuck Institute of Conservation and Environment
$63,500

Operational Support
Bhutan Foundation
$10,000

2015

Royal Institute of Law (RIL) High Performance Window Production Line
In honor of the 60th Birthday Celebration of His Majesty the 4th King Jigme Singye Wangchuck
Bhutan Foundation, Royal Institute of Law
$105,205                                             

Himalayan Environmental Rhythms Observation and Evaluation System (HEROES)
Bhutan Foundation, Ugyen Wangchuck Institute of Conservation and Environment
$65,800

Internet Access for Remote Schools
Bhutan Foundation, Ugyen Wangchuck Institute of Conservation and Environment
$35,000

Capacity Building for Emerging Civil Society Organizations
Bhutan Foundation
$50,000

Operational Support
Bhutan Foundation
$15,000

Bhutan Ecological Society (BES) operational support
Bhutan Foundation, Bhutan Ecological Society
$10,000

2014

Royal Institute of Law (RIL) High Performance Library
Bhutan Foundation, Royal Institute of Law
$150,000

Himalayan Environmental Rhythms Observation and Evaluation System (HEROES)
Bhutan Foundation, Ugyen Wangchuck Institute of Conservation and Environment
$82,700

Operational Support
Bhutan Foundation
$13,000 & 25,000

Bhutan Ecological Society (BES) operational support
Bhutan Foundation, Bhutan Ecological Society
$20,000

2013

Himalayan Environmental Rhythms Observation and Evaluation System (HEROES)
Bhutan Foundation, Ugyen Wangchuck Institute of Conservation and Environment
$200,000

Bhutan Ecological Society (BES) operational support
Bhutan Foundation, Bhutan Ecological Society
$33,554*

Support for the purchase of Motion camera traps to facilitate the study of wild felids in Bhutan
Bhutan Foundation, UWICE
$30,000*

Creating a Sustainable energy learning Centre for promoting Community Action on climate change mitigation in Vietnam
Bank Information Center, Green Innovation and Development Center (GreenID)
$25,000

White-bellied Heron genetics study
Bhutan Foundation, Royal Society for the Protection of Nature
$6,720

2012

A grant facility supporting the intersection of emerging Civil Society Organizations and Climate Change Adaptation projects in Bhutan
Bhutan Foundation
$70,000

Monitoring Physical and Biological Changes Related to Global Warming in the Himalayas
Bhutan Foundation, Ugyen Wangchuck Institute for Conservation and Environment (UWICE)
$150,000

2011

Documenting Himalayan Response to Climate Change
Blue Earth Alliance, Gary Braasch Photography, World View of Global Warming
http://www.worldviewofglobalwarming.org/himalaya_1/index.php

$60,000

Sixth International Conference on Community-Based Adaptation

International Institute for Environment and Development
$31,000

Great Himalayan Trail - Climate Smart Celebrity Trek: Research on Climate Adaptation needs of Communities in Nepal’s Himalayas
Himalayan Climate Initiative
$34,568

 

*Includes personal contributions from the Karuna Foundation Board