World Wetland Day 2010

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World Wetland Day (WWD) 2010 will be observed on 2 February 2010 in at Babar Mahal and NTB Hall at Bhikuti Mandap, Kathmandu, Nepal. The program is organized by Department of National Parks and Wildlife Conservation, Ministry of Forests and Soil Conservation, Government of Nepal.

The program details below:

Morning Program

08:00-08:30 

Launching of Flex Board at Babarmahal by Mr. Yuba Raj Bhusal, Secretary, MoFSC

Day Program
Venue    Nepal Tourism Board, Brikutimandap, Kathmandu

09:00-09:25 

Registration

09:25  

Arrival of Hon. Deepak Bohara, Minister for Forests and Soil Conservation 

09:30

Chairing the program by Mr. Yuba Raj Bhusal, Secretary, MoFSC
Chief Guest and Guests on dias

09:35

Welcome and highlights of WWD 2010 by Mr. Megh Bahadur Pandey, DDG, DNPWC

09:45

Inauguration by lightening the Traditional Oil Lamp by Chief Guest Hon. Minister for Forests and Soil Conservation

09:50

Posters release (WWD 2010, Tiger poster)
Launching of 'Simsar Sandesh'
Launching of 'Simsar Barnamala'
Launching of 'Sacred Water'
Launching of 'Vulture Action Plan'
Launching of 'Preliminary Inventory of Nepal's Biodiversity'
Launching of 'Birds of Jagadishpur Reservoir'
Launching of 'Fishes of Jagadishpur Reservoir'
Launching of 'Paryabaran' Monthly Journal (Special Issue)

10:00

Remarks by DNPWC, NTNC, NTB, CSUWN, IUCN, WWF, ICIMOD

10:40

Documentary show on Climate Change and Gokyo Ramsar Site

10:50

Inaugural address from Hon. Minister for Forests and Soil Conservation

11:05 

Vote of Thanks by Mr. Fanindra Raj Kharel, DNPWC

11:10

Concluding Remarks by Chairperson

11:20

Tea and Snack