Experiential Learning Opportunities for Himalayan Youth

Sustainable Development Goal Alignment

Edulift is an organization that is passionately committed to ensuring inclusive and equitable quality education, promoting lifelong learning opportunities for all, and contributing to the global agenda of sustainable development. Through its innovative programs, Edulift actively connects with the targets of SDG 4, enabling individuals from marginalized communities to access education, fostering the development of essential soft skills, promoting the knowledge of the SDGs, and integrating digital education into the learning process.
EduLift's innovative Programs meet Target 4.4(By 2030, substantially increase the number of youth and adults who have relevant skills, including technical and vocational skills, for employment, decent jobs and entrepreneurship.) and Target 4.7(By 2030, ensure that all learners acquire the knowledge and skills needed to promote sustainable development, including, among others, through education.).
-Our programs focus mainly on the development of soft skills.
-As all the programs are free of cost, it is also easily accessible.
-In the explore program, students are weekly introduced to eight global themes such as: Digital Literacy, linguistic skills, Health Education, Socio-emotional skills, Entrepreneurship, Environment Education, Gender Sensitization and Career Skills which help them develop skills and competencies and knowledge of the SDGs.


Tenzin Sonam Gonsar

Founder & Director
Tenzin is the founder and director of Social Development Initiative Nepal, whose flagship project is EduLift.

Kalsang Wangdu

He worked with the TCV, DOE, CTA and earned a Master of Education from Teachers College, Columbia University. Currently he is a researcher at the Faculty of Education, University of Turku, Finland.

Indira Sapkota -Indy

Project Leader and Program Facilitator

Tsering Gyurmey Lama

Career Project Coordinator & Program Facilitator

Tenzin Dorjee

Program Facilitator

Sarada Chitikar

Office Helper

our programs

We emphasize building relevant competencies and skills to tackle the increasingly complex challenges in our communities and throughout the world by exploring their potential, experimenting with their abilities, and getting exposure for others’ support through our various programs.

All starts from the very idea of "rethinking" the educational system.