Everest Policy Institute Centre of Ideas, in their effort to reach as many youths as possible have started broadcasting YouTube episodes of ‘Yatra Udhyamiko’.
The first YouTube episode features Mr. Chandra Baral – chairman of Aastha Foundation Nepal. Mr. Chandra Baral is a respectable personality, who through his enterprise – Aastha Foundation – followed his aspiration of helping people grow out of their chemical dependencies and addictions. He aspires in bringing positive change in the lives of people who suffer from alcohol and drug dependency. In this episode he talks about the factors that inspired him to work in the field, the challenges that persists in the sector, the policy hurdles that he faces and suggestions and recommendations for the same. He also gives a brief insight into why Nepalese youth today are not motivated towards self employment or establishing their own enterprise.