Khangchendzonga National Park: Current Affairs, GK & News - 2020-2021
Khangchendzonga Biosphere Reserve included in World Network of Biosphere Reserves
Published: August 11, 2018
On August 10, 2018, the Khangchendzonga Biosphere Reserve (KBR) of Sikkim has been included in the UNESCO’s World Network of Biosphere Reserve (WHBR). With this, number of biosphere reserves from the country included in World Network of Biosphere Reserves has increased to 11. KBR is the highest biosphere reserve in the country that includes the ..
Topics: Biodiversity • Biomes • Environment • Khangchendzonga National Park • Man and the Biosphere Programme • Natural environment • Nature • Protected areas • World Network of Biosphere Reserves • World Network of Biosphere Reserves in Asia and the Pacific
UNESCO lists Khangchendzonga National Park and Chandigarh’ Capitol Complex in World Heritage Sites
Published: July 18, 2016
The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO), has added Sikkim’s Khangchendzonga National Park (KNP) and Chandigarh’ Capitol Complex in its list of World Heritage Sites. Decision in this regard was taken by the 40th session of the World Heritage Committee (WHC) of UNESCO held in Istanbul in Turkey. Khangchendzonga National Park (KNP) KNP ..
Month: Current Affairs - July, 2016
Category: Art & Culture Current Affairs