Press Esc to close
Wednesday 23 July 2014
News updated at 2:57 PM IST
Weather
Max: 28°C
Min : 21.3°C
In Bangalore
Sunny day

Four-day expo on biodiversity heritage

Bangalore, Dec 7, 2012, DHNS :

The Indian Biodiversity Expo (IBE), a public exhibition showcasing the rich biodiversity heritage of the country will be held at the Veterinary College Grounds in Hebbal from December 8 to 11 from 10 am to 8 pm.

Village market exhibiting the rich agro-biodiversity, traditional food court and agri-horti-flori expo will be the additional attractions at the expo.

Natural History Museum, New Delhi will also set up an exhibition on Western Ghats.
The second Indian Biodiversity Congress (IBC) will be held from December 9 to 11 at the JN Tata auditorium, Indian Institute of Science campus.


It includes seminars, Indian biodiversity expo, civil society meet, meet on green politics, children’s biodiversity conclave, national photography competition and documentary film festival.

A special session — “Biodiversity Heritage of the Western Ghats- Challenges and Strategies for Conservation and Sustainable Management,” will discuss the pros and cons of conservation in order to conserve the biodiversity of the Western Ghats in a sustainable manner.

Karnataka State Pollution Control Board chairman, Vaman Acharya said that the congress is likely to provide solutions to all questions raised about Unesco heritage status provided to Western Ghats.

Go to Top

Photo Gallery
Telangana chief minister K.Chandrashekhar Rao presenting a letter of appointment...

Telangana chief minister K.Chandrashekhar Rao presenting a letter of appointment...

Sand artist Sudarsan Pattnaik created a sand sculpture on sexual assault of a 6 year old girl...

Sand artist Sudarsan Pattnaik created a sand sculpture on sexual assault of a 6 year old girl...

Prime Minister Narendra Modi receives Swami Vishvesha Tirtha of Pejawar Mutt, in New Delhi...

Prime Minister Narendra Modi receives Swami Vishvesha Tirtha of Pejawar Mutt, in New Delhi...

Mercedes Benz MD aand CEO Eberhard Kern at the launch of Mercedes CLA 45 AMG...

Mercedes Benz MD aand CEO Eberhard Kern at the launch of Mercedes CLA 45 AMG...

Children playing football in a waterlogged field after heavy rains at a village in Balurghat...

Children playing football in a waterlogged field after heavy rains at a village in Balurghat...

People enjoy a dip in temperatures at the Rajpath amid heavy shower in New Delhi...

People enjoy a dip in temperatures at the Rajpath amid heavy shower in New Delhi...

Abhishek Bachchan, owner of Pink Panther Kabaddi team, pose for a group photo...

Abhishek Bachchan, owner of Pink Panther Kabaddi team, pose for a group photo...

Women labourers cover themselves as rain showers lash at Ghatanji on the outskirts of Yavatmal...

Women labourers cover themselves as rain showers lash at Ghatanji on the outskirts of Yavatmal...

The Gaganachukki and Bharachukki Falls in full splendour following the of release of water...

The Gaganachukki and Bharachukki Falls in full splendour following the of release of water...

UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador, Roger Moore addressing at the UNICEF and Commonwealth Games...

UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador, Roger Moore addressing at the UNICEF and Commonwealth Games...

Copyright 2014, The Printers (Mysore) Private Ltd., 75, M.G Road, Post Box 5331, Bangalore - 560001
Tel: +91 (80) 25880000 Fax No. +91 (80) 25880523