Surya Nepal Asha Social Entrepreneurship Award 2012

Celebrating entrepreneurs who create social, environmental and economic values

Sanu Kaji Shrestha, SNASEA 2012

Mr. Sanu Kaji Shrestha

Name: Mr. Sanu Kaji Shrestha

Venture’s Name: Foundation for Sustainable Technologies (FoST)

Venture’s Location: 35/4 Galkopakha, Thamel

Contact: 977-1-4361574 (O), 977-1-4351225, fost@ntc.net.np

Problem Addressed: Shortage of cooking fuel and wastage of materials with potential bio-fuel characteristics

Impact:More than 3000 people are already trained about this technique, different organizations like Shanti Sewa Griha in Til Ganga using the technique and also internalization of the technology, like in Afghanistan.

Alternative cheap cooking fuel produced by FoST

Growth Cycle: Maturation (10 years or above of operation)

Sustainability: Reusing and recycling materials, organizing trainings, selling goods and generating turnover that sustains this business.

His Words: “FoST is a mother institute which produces entrepreneurs in household levels. These entrepreneurs deal with social issues directly, such as mobilizing natural and human resources starting from their own house.”

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