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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 International Religious Freedom addresses first International conference on Tibetan Performing Arts in Dharamshala

Dharamshala: In the most extraordinary show of support for the rich and revived culture, art and religion of Tibet, the US Ambassador at large for International Religious Freedom, His Excellency Samuel D Brownback, graced the First-ever International conference of Tibetan Performing Arts here in Dharamshala at the special invitation of the President of Central Tibetan […]



Orientation on Comprehensive Community Outreach and Coordinated Care for Settlement officers and executive secretaries

The Orientation Workshop on the Comprehensive Community Outreach & Coordinated Care (CCOCC) Program to the Settlement Officers and DoHe Executive Secretaries is currently in session from 8 to 9 October at the Central Tibetan Administration. Organised by the Department of Health, CTA, the workshop is being attended by 45 settlement officers and seven executives from […]



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 […]


Waves of Substance abuse and HIV/AIDS awareness campaign held in different parts of India

The Department of Health, CTA with funding from USAID carried out Substance Abuse and HIV/AIDS awareness campaign in various Tibetan communities through its network of hospitals, health centres and other various institutions. As the awareness campaign about Substance Abuse and HIV/AIDS is primarily focused on the youth, special funding assistance are being provided to the schools. The […]


PSC concludes capacity building training at HIPA,Shimla

The 10-day capacity building training program at Himachal Pradesh Institute of Public Administration (HIPA) which began on 16 September concluded on 25 September with a special class on the Public Administration by the Director of the HIPA, Shri C.P. Verma. HIPA Director along with the Secretary of Public Service Commission(PSC) presided over the closing ceremony held […]


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 […]


Department of Health organizes first national level HIV counseling training for staff Nurses at Delhi.

Tibetan Voluntary Health Association(TVHA) in collaboration with Central TB Division, Government of India organized two days training on HIV /AIDS, syphilis, PPTCT and TB HIV services for the TVHA staff nurses/ANM at Majnu-ka-Tilla, New Delhi from 19-20 September 2019. There were total of 20 staff nurses and ANM from Health units participating in this training. The […]