What is Bhawishya?
Bhawishya is a national event organized by Karkhana targetting young students aged 8-14. In this event, students get a platform to realize and solve real-world problems by building the project on the event day at the event venue.It is a challenge involving Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts & Design and Mathematics (STEAM) subjects where students work in a team of 3 to build a project/working prototype that solves a real-world problem in Nepal. The problem that team is trying to solve is recommended (not compulsory) to addresses one or more goals mentioned in the Sustainable Development Goals but within a certain time frame. Students would have to build the project in the event venue itself and would be judged on the building process.
This year there are 3 themes in Bhawishya
How is Bhawishya different?
To make the concept simple, Bhawishya is somewhat similar to science exhibitions and fairs you may have seen elsewhere. However, there are few fundamental differences: