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Education Kalon inaugurates ‘Leadership workshop for students of Class X’ at Lower TCV School

Dharamshala: The Department of Education, CTA inaugurated the eight-day ‘Leadership Workshop for Class X Students’ programme at Lower TCV school. Presided over by Chief guest Kalon Dr Pema Yangchen, Department of Education; Traditional and Modern Academic Section, Head, Tenzin Dorjee; Education Council, Ngodup Tenpa and staff members of the Department of Education, the inaugural ceremony […]

CHF 1.2 Million Pledged by Swiss and European Tibetans as Investment in Gangjong Development Finance (TibFin)

Dharamshala: A senior CTA delegation comprised of Kaydor Aukatsang, Chief Resilience Officer and Dr Kunchok Tsundue, Chief Planning Officer, completed a highly successful tour to promote and raise capital for Gangjong Development Finance (TibFin) from Tibetan communities residing in Switzerland & Liechtenstein, Austria, Germany, France and the Netherlands from 15 November-2 December 2019. The visit […]

Public Service Commission’s induction training for new CTA recruits underway

Dharamshala: The Public Service Commission of the Central Tibetan Administration today began one-month induction training for 25 newly recruited staff of Central Tibetan Administration. Explaining the aims and objectives of the training, Chairman Wangdu Tsering Pesur said that in addition to the routine training in Dharmashala, the new recruits would also receive two-week training at the Indian […]

CTA’s Senior Delegation to visit Western Europe to promote Gangjong Development Finance (TibFin)

Dharamsala: A senior CTA delegation comprised of Kaydor Aukatsang, CTA’s Chief Resilience Officer, Dr Kunchok Tsundue, CTA Chief Planning Officer, will be visiting Switzerland, Austria, Germany, France and the Netherlands from November 15-30, 2019. The purpose of the visit is to educate and mobilize support for Gangjong Development Finance (TibFin), one of the most important […]

US Ambassador for Religious Freedom arrives in Dharamshala

Dharamshala: The US Ambassador at large for International Religious Freedom arrived here at the seat of Central Tibetan Administration in the highest-level official visit led by the US Government to the CTA in the recent period. Ambassador Samuel D. Brownback was officially invited by the President Dr Lobsang Sangay as the chief guest for the First […]

Department of Health organises Sowa-Rigpa and Allopathy Integration meeting

The Sowa-Rigpa and Allopathy Integration Meeting was held on 27 September 2019, at CTA’s Department of Health’s conference hall. The theme of the meeting was “Objectives behind Integration”, where the health professionals discussed and collaborated on how the two fields of medicine can integrate, which diseases they will combat together, and the administrative perspective on […]

Workshop on implementation of new agricultural developmental strategies concludes

Two-day Workshop cum Training for Agriculture Extension Officers concluded on 18 September in Delhi. Mr Dhondup Tsering, Deputy Secretary & Ms Dolma Tsering of the Department of Health (DoH) anchored the program. The program focused on control strategies for Fall Army Worm(FAW), an emerging pest reaching epidemic proportions and impacting farmer’s livelihoods. Session Domain experts […]

Two American Indian Foundation Clinton Fellows begin 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 place 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. SARD is pleased to announce that […]

Tibetan Career Center convenes first ever Youth Empowerment Workshop

Dharamshala: The Tibetan Career Center (TCC), a unit of Youth Empowerment Support of the Department of Home convened its first-ever Youth Empowerment workshop for the school and college students today at Peace House, Upper TCV School. The week-long workshop is attended by 20 participants from 11 different Tibetan settlements in India. The workshop aims to […]