World record holder mountaineer and Himalayan lover, Dr. Anshu Jamsenpa has been honoured with ‘Eastern Himalayan Global Environmental Ambassador.
World record holder mountaineer and Himalayan lover, Dr. Anshu Jamsenpa has been honoured with ‘Eastern Himalayan Global Environmental Ambassador’ instituted by Balipara Foundation.
The award was conferred by Dr. K.K. Sarma a world-renowned wildlife researcher and veterinarian in the presence of over 1000 delegates from 13 countries around the world including USA, UK, Germany, France, Australia, Japan, China etc on Friday evening.
Dr Anshu Jamsenpa during her brief acceptance speech said that in order to cope up with the prevailing deteriorating environment and economic conditions, we need to conserve nature and do more plantation to preserve the ecology and improve economy of the region.
“I’m honoured and at the same time it’s a responsibility for me to spread the word for conservation. I congratulate the Balipara Foundation for playing a significant role towards the conservation of the eco-system,” said Anshu.
Indian scholar and inspirational leader, Dr Vandana Shiva in a keynote address highlighted the importance of organic farming for Rural Futures and to conserve the web of life.
Oxford historian, Mark Davies and Diana Owen, Royal Overseas League, UK spoke about the rich heritage of Eastern Himalayas and synergizing education, art and tourism for community development.