CTA announces zero-interest loan for Tibetan sweater-seller businesses in Green zones

Dharamshala: Sikyong in his routine Thursday COVID-19 press briefing, addressed the ongoing situation with the pandemic, highlighting the role of individual responsibility in combatting the disease. He cited the example of the outbreak within China, observing that it followed a 5-month course-initial outbreak, multiplying, peaking before the curve flattened. Referring...
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CTA Approves Rupees 3.3 crores (330 million) for Wuhan COVID-19 Program

Dharamshala: The CTA has made available INR 3.3 crore for Wuhan COVID-19 programs benefitting Tibetan communities in India and Nepal. INR 24,340,514 are for activities in India while the community in Nepal receives NPR 13,757,974. Support for this effort is coming from the United States government’s Bureau for Population, Refugees...
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Education Department organises remedial teaching workshop to assist children with learning difficulties

The Department of Education has organised a Workshop on Fundamentals of Remedial Teaching on Specific Learning Disability at Yiga Choeling from 10-15 February 10 -15, and it was participated by 29 primary teachers from 21 different schools under CST, STS, and TCV. The practice of inclusive education is an inalienable part of...
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Department of Health reinforces health facilities through Administrative Training at IIPA

The Department of Health, CTA is organising five-day training on hospital administration cum review meeting at the Indian Institute of Public Administration (IIPA), based in New Delhi from 20th to 24th January 2020. This five-day training is being attended by 12 hospital administrators and Executive secretaries from 12 different hospitals. CTA Health...
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School Leadership Workshop for school principals and head-teachers in South India underway

Bylakuppe, Karnataka: The 5-day School Leadership Workshop for school principals and head-teachers organised by the Department of Education, CTA Dharamsala began on 14 January 2020 at Yiga Choeling Center, Bylakuppe. The workshop has 22 principals and head-teachers from the schools in south India with 15 participants from 15 STSS schools,...
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Dharamshala: Sikyong in his routine Thursday COVID-19 press briefing, addressed the ongoing situation with the pandemic, highlighting the role of individual responsibility in combatting the disease. He cited the example of the outbreak within China, observing that it followed a 5-month course-initial outbreak, multiplying, peaking before the curve flattened. Referring to the daily toll rise […]


The Department of Education has organised a Workshop on Fundamentals of Remedial Teaching on Specific Learning Disability at Yiga Choeling from 10-15 February 10 -15, and it was participated by 29 primary teachers from 21 different schools under CST, STS, and TCV. The practice of inclusive education is an inalienable part of school education and DoE lays […]


Bangalore: The Women Empowerment Desk under SARD, Dept of Finance, CTA organised a two-day orientation workshop on Gender and Sexual harassment at the workplace at the Dalai Lama Institute of Higher Education (DLIHE) on 30-31 January 2020. The objective of the workshop is to sensitize about the concept of gender, gender-related issues, and sexual harassment […]


Dharamshala: The Department of Education, CTA held a review meeting to discuss the School Guidance & Counseling framework on January 30, 2020, at the Library of Tibetan Works and Archives, Dharamsala. Mrs. Donkar Wangmo, Head, Guidance & Counseling Section of DoE briefly informed the rationale behind the formulation of this Guideline and explained that the […]


The Tibetan Settlement Office, Mundgod organized a one-day training cum exposure tour to Krishi Mela at Agriculture University, Dharwad for 40 Tibetan farmers of Mundgod. The training aimed at creating awareness among the farmers about the different farming methods, new fertilizers, seeds, herbal, medicinal plants, machinery, food processing, the scope for agribusiness, and to develop […]


Dharamshala: The Department of Health, CTA began the study of Hepatitis ‘B’ prevalence in the Tibetan community with the provision of free screening and treatment of Hep ‘B’ and ‘C’ for Tibetans located in Dharamsala from 13 January. The aim and objective of this provision are to identify early diagnosis and treatment of Hep ‘B’ […]