On 2nd August, 2013, the Tibetan Women’s Association, an organization that encompasses 16,000 members in 56 regional chapters across four continents (Asia, America, Europe, and Australia) wrote an appeal letter to the Apple’s CEO Mr. Timothy D. Cook and urged him to take immediate action in investigating the racial discrimination and violation of laborer’s rights …
Tibetan Women’s Association’s Vice President Ms. Samten Chodon attended the KIOS International Seminar on HUMAN RIGHTS IN THE ERA OF POST-2015 AGENDA at Helsinki, Finland from 23-25 September, 2014. The seminar discussed on the future roles of civil society in promoting justice and accountability. This seminar gathered a group of human rights defenders, civil society …View full post
September 16, 2014, Dharamsala: On the eve of Chinese President Xi Jinping’s visit to India, Tibetan Women’s Association (TWA), the largest women’s political organization in …View full post
Today as we celebrate the 30th year of re-establishment of Tibetan Women’s Association (TWA) in exile, we heartily honour and remember all the great women martyrs who led and took part in the greatest uprising on March 12, 1959 and bravely sacrificed their lives in the struggle. We share our …View full post
A week prior to Xi Jinping’s India visit, Central Tibetan Women’s Association has submitted appeal letters to the Indian Prime Minister Mr. Narendra Modi and the Indian Minister for External Affairs Ms. Sushma Swaraj urging them to raise Tibet. To Mr. Narendra Damodardas Modi Prime Minister of the Republic India South Block Raisina Hill …View full post
Interested applicants are requested to send us the following at [email protected] or drop the application at the main office by September 25th 2014.
- Cover Letter addressed to the President
- Attested copy of Green Book
- Attested copy of …
TWA remain concerned about how the political unrest in Tibet and the use of lethal force by Chinese forces against peaceful Tibetan protestors are making the lives of Tibetans including women and children doomed. We urge the Chinese government to review their draconian policies on Tibet and address the legitimate grievances of Tibetan people …View full post
The Facebook user called ཞོགས་པའི་ཉིན་འོད has misused three pictures (original) of participants from TWA’s recently held workshop on ‘Legal empowerment of Tibetan women in exile’. In the actual pictures, the participants are holding their ‘safe community pledges’ for empowerment and development of our community. However, the Facebook user called ཞོགས་པི་ཉི་མ་ has Photoshopped and changed the …View full post
Sixty action heroes pledge action to create a gender sensitive and a legally empowered Tibetan Community in exile
Dharamsala, August 7, 2014: The five-day ‘Training for Trainers’ program on ‘Legal Empowerment of Tibetan Women in Exile’ concluded today with sixty participants including eight men taking a ‘safe community pledge’ for action, empowerment and development.
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TWA to organize a five-day Advanced Level ‘Training of Trainers’ on Legal Empowerment of Tibetan Women in Exile, India
The Tibetan Women’s Association (TWA) will organize a‘Training of Trainers’ program on Legal Empowerment of Tibetan Women in Exile, India. Fifty women and men from across India representing a cross-section of the exile population will participate in the five-day training beginning August 3 at Hotel Tibet, Mcloed Ganj.
Honorable speaker of Tibetan …View full post
The Central Tibetan Women’s Association is hiring a Tailoring Teacher for its project -‘Stitches of Tibet’What is Stitches of Tibet?The Stitches of Tibet is an initiative of the Central Tibetan Women’s Association where Tibetan women (10) are given training in tailoring (Traditional Tibetan wear) for 18 months. Eligibility Criteria:• Should be a Tibetan (woman)• …View full post
Aug 03 2013
Jul 18 2013
July 18, 2013
Today, the Tibetan Women’s Association held its 11th Working Committee Meeting at Dhondenling settlement, Kollegal.
115 regional executives from 27 regional Tibetan Women’s Association chapters in different parts of India and Nepal gathered to attend the meeting.
For the function, we were honored to have Ken Rinpoche of Sera Jey as the …
Jul 09 2013
Tibetan Women’s Association is pleased to announce fellowship to one female candidate who would like to pursue a specialized study either in Gynecology or Pediatircs.
MBBS or Bachelor of Science in Nursing
- Covering letter addressed to the President
- Brief introduction of yourself and family background along with a statement …
Jun 15 2013
UNESCO World Heritage Centre
Date: June 15, 2013
Subject: Appealing to take immediate action to stop the destruction and frightening modernization of Lhasa, the capital city of Tibet.
We the Tibetan Women’s Association, an organization that encompasses 16,000 members in 56 regional chapters across four continents …
Jun 07 2013
Dharamsala, 5th June, 10am – 5pm
To mark the ‘World Environment Day 2013’, the Women’s Environment and Development Desk (WEDD) of the Central Tibetan Women’s Association organized an event based on this year’s theme; Think. Eat. Save. This event was mainly to inform and spread awareness about the impact of food waste on environment and …