WED Publishes a Report on the Status of Tibetan Women and Girls in India and Nepal

April 23, 2019: Women’s Empowerment Desk (WED) published a report on an assessment study conducted on the status of women and girls in Tibetan communities in India and Nepal in 2017/2018. The study was led by external consultants with experience in gender issues and public policy along with SARD & WED staffs and eight field […]

Education Council and Advisory Committee convene its 7th Annual Meeting

Dharamsala: Education Council and Advisory Committee held its 7th annual meeting at Kashag Secretariat. The inaugural meeting was attended by the Chief guest, CTA President Dr. Lobsang Sangay, Kalon Dr. Pema Yangchen, Department of Education, Education Secretary Karma Singhe and Chairman, Education Council, Geshe Lhakdor. Other distinguished members include Head of Academic and Traditional Education […]

Department of Home organises 2 Day Exhibition on Tibetan Artefacts and Religious Items

Dharamshala: Integrated Settlement Development Plan (ISDP) under Department of Home is organizing a two-day exhibition on 22nd and 23rd April. This exhibition will exhibit the artifacts and religious items that were produced by 13 youth of Kham Lingtsang Society in Dehradun during their 5 months training. The project was funded by the USAID. Exhibition was inaugurated by Dr. […]

Grantee Profile: TCV Suja

Tibetan Children’s Village (TCV) – Suja was founded in 1986 by The Cabinet Secretariat of the Tibet Administration (Kashag) with prior objective of providing education opportunity for those adult who escaped from the Chinese oppression in 1980s. It is located in the Bir settlement about 75 km from Dharamsala. In the beginning the school was […]

Home Secretary Inaugurates a New Village for 80 Newly Arrived Tibetans at Bylakuppe

Dharamsala: Home Secretary Wangdu Tsering Pesur inaugurated a new Tibetan village for recently arrived refugees from Tibet at the Bylakuppe Tibetan settlement in Karnataka on 10 April 2019. This project has 3 categories of 80 fully constructed houses to accommodate different size families. In his address, speaking on the project background, he highlighted the CTA’s […]

One Crore Business Contest to Support Aspiring Tibetan Entrepreneurs

Dharamshala: The Tibet Innovations in collaboration with Tibetan Entrepreneurship Development (TED), Department of Finance, CTA and Tibet House Trust, London launched the ‘Youth Employment for Tibetans Initiative’—a major initiative aimed at creating employment for Tibetan youths living in the Tibetan settlements across India. The Youth Employment for Tibetans Initiative (YETI) is a business contest aiming to find a […]

A Multi-Phase Assessment on Strengthening Tibetan Democracy, Governance & the CTA Underway

A two-member team from the National Democratic Institute (NDI) visited Tibetan communities in Delhi, South India and Dharamsala from March 9-21 and completed the first phase of a multi-phase assessment on strengthening Tibetan democracy, governance and the CTA. NDI is a nonprofit, nonpartisan organization working to support and strengthen democratic institutions worldwide through citizen participation, […]

TED Invites Application for Pre-Incubation Training

Dharamshala: Tibetan Entrepreneurship Development (TED) initiative of Department of Finance, Central Tibetan Administration invites application from aspiring Tibetan entrepreneurs to avail the pre- incubation business training and incubation services. Pre-incubation training is especially designed for the ideation and recently startup entrepreneurs. They will be provided Business Development support which includes business idea validation, marketing, product […]

New Website of Gang-Jong Development Finance Launched

Dharamshala : Gang-Jong Development Finance Private Limited, a RBI licensed Non-Banking Finance Company (Non-Deposit Taking) announced the launch of their new website –  offering the public a platform to get information about the company, its objectives, the management, the services it provides including information on the loan products & procedures. Gang-jong website provides the […]