Take a Virtual Tour with the Trans Bhutan Trail Team
Take the virtual tour of the largest sitting Buddha Dordenma hosted by the Trans Bhutan Trail team in collaboration with Arc'tyrexTake the virtual tour!
Helping to build the capacity of Bhutanese students and teachers through 4-week classroom placements. Seeking volunteer teachers in 2020.
Trans Bhutan Trail
Restoring and reconnecting the historic 425 km Trans Bhutan Trail from Haa to Trashigang in partnership with Tourism Council Bhutan.
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.
The Ministry of Education has released iSherig-2, 2019-2023. This is a master plan to lay the foundation and create an enabling environment for information, communication, and technology (ICT) initiatives in education. Read how this second iteration focuses on capacity building, content development, systems and infrastructure building, as well as the new initiatives for special education needs and non-formal education.
From Our Blog
When Bhutan closed international borders and travel to prevent the spread of COVID-19 in March last year, we were forced to hit the pause button as well. The closed borders meant that some of the Bhutan Canada Foundation’s education programmingRead More
Photo credit: Jeff Bellinger March 20 is the International Day of Happiness. It can be difficult to figure out how to respond to such a day given the global challenges over the past year. Yet one of the thingsRead More