Water, Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH)

WASH in Tibetan Communities across India amid Pandemic

Dharamshala: While COVID-19 pandemic makes the availability of Water and Sanitation facilities and its promotion more essential than ever, the Department of Health C.T.A scaled up its current response efforts to build infrastructures related to various projects of Water, Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH) in Tibetan communities across India amidst pandemic. WASH is an important program […]


Department of Health continues sanitisation in the face of COVID-19

Dharamshala: Amidst the COVID 19 pandemic, the Department of Health despite having the huge responsibility of protecting and curbing the spread of COVID 19 among the Tibetan community continues to carry on with the ongoing essential projects adhering to COVID 19 risk mitigation measures in place. One such project to highlight is the WASH program […]



CTA Commissions a Major Water Survey and Revamps WASH Program

The Department of Health, CTA has carried out numerous Water, Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH) projects in the Tibetan settlements and schools in India and Nepal to improve access and use of safe water and sanitation projects. Over the years, the Department has implemented construction of overhead tanks, submersible pumps, public toilets and drainage systems projects […]


SARD Convenes a Special Presentation on WASH

Dharamsala, January 10, 2019: In order to streamline, the WASH programme of the Tibetan community in India, the PC/SARD suggested that a geo-hydrological surveys to diagnose the groundwater situations of the key settlements be conducted so that it could systematically develop a plan to resolve the water and drinking water crises faced by many communities […]


Five-Fifty Forum: Towards a Resilient Tibetan Community

Social and Resource Development Fund(SARD) under the Department of Finance of the Central Tibetan Administration (CTA) is organizing Five-Fifty Forum: Towards a Resilient Tibetan Community. The Forum will focus on the development and long-term resiliency of CTA’s Five-Fifty Vision and is to be held from September 13-16, 2018 in Dharamsala. It will be a gathering of selected experts, advisors, practitioners, […]