School for wellbeing
School for wellbeing


The School for Wellbeing Studies and Research is an independent action-research and vision exchange platform with team members from various backgrounds around the world.

School for Wellbeing Team


Wallapa van Willenswaard

Head, School for Wellbeing Team; Managing Director INI-Innovation Network International

Narumon Paiboonsittikun (Mon)

General Coordinator and Coordinator TOA; Director Wongsanit Ashram

Kanyanat Lertkhonsan (Kaem)

Coordinator, School for Wellbeing Studies and Research

Kaem is now preparing for her studies in USA. So there is a VACANCY.

Kittikhun Bhukhongkha (Big)

New Spirit project (managed in the framework of Suan Nguen Mee Ma social enterprise)

Somboon Chungprampree (Moo)

Advisor: Executive Secretary INEB

Centre for Bhutan & GNH Studies, Thimphu, Bhutan


Dasho Karma Ura

President, Centre for Bhutan & GNH Studies

Dorji Penjore

Senior Researcher, Centre for Bhutan & GNH Studies

TOA Team

TOA Executive Committee:
  1. Bhutan – Kesang Tshomo, National Organic Programme
  2. Myanmar – Bobo Lwin, KMI
  3. Thailand – Supa Yaimuang, Sustainable Agriculture Foundation; Alternative Agriculture Network (AAN)
  4. Laos – Chanthalangsy Sisouvanh, Rural Development Agency 
  5. Cambodia – Ayumi Matsuura, IVY 
  6. Vietnam – Dang To Kien, CENDI
Working Group Advisors/Mentors:
  1. Capacity Building and Youth – Sam Vitou, Cambodia; Khampoui Saythalat, Laos PDR
  2. Action Research and Advocacy – Gum Sha Aung, Sai Sam Kham, Metta Development Foundation, Myanmar
  3. Technical Support/Seeds – Sonam Tashi, College of Natural Resources (CNR), Royal University of Bhutan (RUB), Bhutan
  4. Mindful Markets and consumer education – Wallapa van Willenswaard, INI, Thailand; Thetnai Tun, Gaia Green Network Myanmar

Vacancies and volunteer opportunities

Student volunteers of Chulalongkorn University, other universities and volunteers from NGO’s or CSR projects of the business sector are most welcome to join the team. We hope to continue our collaboration with interns from Princeton University, USA, each year based at the INEB Institute in Bangkok. 


Hans van Willenswaard - ADVISOR