Helping to build the capacity of Bhutanese students and teachers through 4-week classroom placements. Seeking volunteer teachers for May 2020.
Online Learning Initative
Supporting the development of an online learning initiative in Bhutan to help leverage ICT for education, in partnership with the MoE and REC
Bringing together like-minded organizations in Canada and Bhutan to work together for mutual benefit, particularly in education, while strengthening capacity in Bhutan.
School Talk with Principal Chhogyel
We had the opportunity to interview Principal Chhogyel from Haa to discuss Gross National Happiness in Bhutanese schools. Hear Principal Chhogyel speak about the ‘Educating for Gross National Happiness’ initiative and the value of wellbeing and happiness.
Can Gross National Happiness (GNH) and business exist simultaneously? Learn how equitable socio-economic development integrates GNH values into business operations in this month’s featured resource, Proposed GNH of Business (2017), by Tshoki Zangmo, Karma Wangdi and Jigme Phuntsho, Centre for Bhutan Studies and GNH.
From Our Blog
This International Day of Happiness (March 20) falls amidst difficult times. Still each day we are reminded of feelings of warmth and happiness. We’re also reminded of Bhutan’s development approach: Gross National Happiness (GNH). Last fall, we filmed an interviewRead More
James George, 1918-2020 Bhutan lost one of its greatest friends, and Canada one of its most eminent diplomats, with the death this month of Ambassador Jim George at the age of 101. Jim George was a legendary figure in theRead More