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Youth Empowerment Support (YES) section of Home Department sends 28 young people for skill training at ITI

Dharamshala: Youth Empowerment Support (YES) section of the Department of Home (DoH), CTA sent 28 Tibetan youth from 13 different Tibetan settlements for long term skill training at Tibetan Private Industrial Training Institute (ITI) based in Selakui, Dehradun. These 28 young people have started their training in December 2020. This is the 2nd year in […]

Department of Home sponsors 16 Tibetan youth to pursue skill training program

Dharamshala: Skill Training Scholarship program is a new initiative of the Youth Empowerment Support (YES) section of the Department of Home, CTA. The main objective of the program is to provide an opportunity to the Tibetan Youth (18-45 years) to pursue skill training program from any skill training institute of their choice and from anywhere in India. […]

Women’s Empowerment Desk under SARD host virtual program on 16th days of Activism against Gender-Based Violence (GBV)

Women’s Empowerment Desk (WED) in collaboration with the Martha Farrell Foundation (MFF), Delhi was able to organize a series of events during the 16th Days of Activism against Gender Based Violence (GBV) which is celebrated globally from 25th November – 10th December every year.  This campaign aims to raise awareness on the issue of gender […]

‘Himalayan Cultural Heritage’ – Tibet Policy Institute’s talk series on sacred monasteries of Himalayan Region

Dharamshala: The Tibet Policy Institute is hosting a talk series titled ‘Himalayan Cultural Heritage’ to spotlight the spiritually introspective, well-preserved 1000 year-long Buddhist traditions in the Himalayan region that have led to the establishment of many monasteries and inspired academic research and study into Buddhism. The talk series features over 12 abbots, instructors, administrators, researchers, […]

Two American Indian Foundation Clinton Fellows begins service at CTA

In March 2019, CTA’s SARD entered into a three-year partnership with the American Indian Foundation (AIF) through which AIF committed to placing two of their William J. Clinton Fellows each September for a service period of ten months. The Fellowship is named after former United States President Bill Clinton. In its first year of partnership, […]

Department of Home releases monetary aid to old age homes amidst COVID-19 pandemic

Dharamshala: Amidst the COVID-19 crisis, the Department of Home, CTA undertook the mission to provide emergency relief program to the destitute Tibetans. The program funded by PRM (U.S) began in July covered the one-time food security and additional stipends for three months. The relief fund has been successfully disbursed to the elders and destitute proving […]

DoE hosts virtual training on Inclusive Education Awareness

Dharamshala: The Department of Education has organised a virtual training on Inclusive Education Awareness for Preprimary and primary teachers of 10 Sambhota schools from 23 – 24 October and 30 – 31 October 2020. The learning needs of every child are different as well as the abilities so the aim of these two days training is […]