Mar 11 2013

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Central and Regional Tibetan Women’s Association commemorate the 54th Anniversary of National Tibetan Women’s Uprising Day

Today on March 12th 2013, we, the Tibetan Women’s Association, commemorate the 54th anniversary of National Tibetan Women’s Uprising Day. March 12, 1959 is a significant day in the history of Tibetan women, a date on which Tibetan women rose against the brutal crackdown of the Chinese government in the capital city of Lhasa.The Tibetan …

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Dec 11 2014

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SEE YOU IN LHASA, a campaign to express the gratitude to His Holiness the XIVth Dalai Lama

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Dharamsala:

December 10 is an auspicious day, the day on which His Holiness the XIVth Dalai Lama received the Nobel Peace Prize in 1989. Since then the Central Tibetan Administration (CTA) and Tibetan people both in and outside Tibet have been celebrating the day to express our gratitude to His Holiness for his leadership …

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Dec 05 2014

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TWA at COP20, Lima, Peru

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LIMA, Peru:

Central Tibetan Women’s Association’s Women’s Environment and Development Officer Dorji Kyi and The Tibet Policy Institute’s environment research fellow Tempa Gyaltsen are participating the ongoing UN Climate Change Conference or more popularly known as the COP20 at Lima, in Peru.

 

The COP20 or the Conference of the Parties organised by the …

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Oct 29 2014

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Women Empowerment Workshop at Gangtok

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A two-day women empowerment workshop was organized by the Women’s Empowerment Desk, Department of Home, in collaboration with the Tibetan Parliamentary and Policy Research Centre (TPPRC) and Central Tibetan Women’s Association. The workshop was attended by more than 53 participants from Gangtok, Ravangla, Darjeeling, Sonata and Kalimpong.

The inaugural session of the Women Empowerment …

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Oct 10 2014

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5th Advanced Tibetan Women’s Leadership Training

Registrations open; email now!

 

Tibetan Women’s Association is honoured to launch the fifth series of the Advanced Tibetan Women’s Leadership Training. The training is scheduled from 25th – 31st December, 2014 at Gandhi Peace Foundation, New Delhi.

The registration will be open until 30th November 2014. Please download the application form and …

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Oct 01 2014

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In Solidarity with Hong Kong

With the introduction of China’s ‘White Paper’ and their decision to control over the upcoming election for Chief Executive in 2017, the Chinese government has started to wipe the democracy that people of Hong Kong have been enjoying till today.

 

Starting from 22 September 2014, a peaceful protest was started by student …

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