Helping to build the capacity of Bhutanese students and teachers through 4-week classroom placements. Seeking volunteer teachers in 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
School closures due to COVID-19 brought unparalleled disruptions to the education sector. Globally over 1.5 billion youth could no longer physically go to school.1 As countries faced outbreaks, almost overnight classrooms closed to prevent rapid local transmissions amid concerns ofRead More
Karma Tshering joined Bhutan Canada Foundation when it first open its doors in 2009. He has an extensive career working in development in Bhutan, which to date spans over 30 years. Keep reading this staff spotlight to learn more aboutRead More