Social innovation, entrepreneurship & community

Concept Café .

The business of doing good

New strategies, concepts, ideas and organizations working towards the social needs of different aspects of life. 

From Working conditions and education to community development and health - extending and strengthening civil society

In Bhutan, both Gross Domestic Product (GDP) and Gross National Happiness (GNH) are calculated to articulate the health of the country. Both are given equal weight. This is something worth working towards, here in the US

I caught up with Dr Saamdu Chetri, head of the Gross National Happiness (GNH) Centre of Bhutan, who was visiting for meetings and workshops on GNH. Below, Dr. Chetri shares some insights into the benefits of applying the principles of GNH to new ideas and business ventures.

Dr Saamdu Chetri Talks about Gross National Happiness

We'll be interviewing local people about some amazing projects that are taking an innovative approach to social projects and making a positive difference in people's lives.

Meanwhile, here's a few interviews and projects that we produced.

The Dali Lama Interfaith tour

Bishop Davis talks conservation

Saamdu Chetri on happiness and industry

Defining 'Gross National Happiness'