profiles

Program Profile: Educational ICT

The Department of Education, CTA commissioned an Assessment of Education Strategies and Programme which was executed by ERU Consultants and Private Ltd, New Delhi in October 2017. As per observations and recommendations made by ERU regarding the use of ICT in schools, the Department of Education, CTA with the funding support from USAID, ICT Project […]


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 […]


Program Profile: Tibetan Early Grade Reading

Recognizing that effective reading skills are an essential prerequisite for skill development and learning in other areas, the need for a multi-year strategy and policy support to strengthen early grade reading in Tibetan Schools was a primary recommendation of the Education Advisory Committee (EAC) constituted by Department of Education (DoE), Central Tibetan Administration (CTA) at […]


Grantee Profile: Tibetan Homes Foundation, Mussoorie

Tibetan Homes Foundation (THF), Mussoorie is one of the premier Tibetan school in exile dedicated to working for the care of orphans, semi orphan, and destitute Tibetan refugee children. It was established in 1962 by His Holiness the XIV Dalai Lama to provide home-like care, education and an environment that encourages learning of Tibetan language […]


Tibetan Arts and Culture Fund (TACF) Recipient

The Tibet memory project founded by Tsering Topgyal and Tsering Choephel aims to document through digitalization, old photographs kept in the homes of elderly Tibetans in the settlements of India, Nepal, and Bhutan. Tibet memory project will collect the stories linked to the photos as the individuals recall them. Likewise, they will interact with the […]


TED ENTREPRENEUR

Nyima Gyaltsen, an example of the growing youth entrepreneurship in the community had his first experience of entrepreneurship when he took charge of a community project of constructing a prayer wheel for his village. He went on to co-organize the famous Tibetan Champion League from 2013 to 2017. The experience that he gained from these […]