117 grassroots women leaders belonging to 26 regional chapters of Tibetan Women’s Association (TWA) have converged in Dharamsala for the 6-day (May 8-13) General Body Meeting (GBM), the 11th in the series of TWA’s history. Dr. Lobsang Sangay, Tibetan Political leader(Sikyong), Mrs. Rinchen Khando, founding President of Tibetan Women’s Association and former Kalon and …
Tibetan Women’s Association is looking for a suitable woman candidate for the position of an English Research and Media Officer; the officer will need the skills to research and write reports concerning women’s issues as well as newsletters, press releases and various publications to support the work of Tibetan Women’s Association. Remuneration: The selected candidate …View full post
SALES GIRL WANTED
The Central Tibetan Women’s Association requires Sales Girl to work in TWA’s Shop. Interested applicants are requested to send in their application either by mail or drop the application at the TWA office. We will start accepting applications from 1 May, 2016 and the last date of application submission will be on Monday, …View full post
STATEMENT ISSUED BY TIBETAN WOMEN’S ASSOCIATION ON THE 57TH COMMEMORATION OF THE NATIONAL TIBETAN WOMEN’S UPRISING DAY – 12th March 1959. Today, on the 57th anniversary of the National Tibetan Women’s Uprising Day, TWA recalls that fateful day when the Communist Chinese military forces invaded Tibet and bombed Lhasa, the capital city of Tibet. It …View full post
Central Tibetan Women’s Association will start accepting applications from Tibetan Women who wish to learn tailoring at TWA’s Stitches of Tibet, with effect from 1st April 2016, for a period of 18 months.
The priority will be given to women who have arrived recently from Tibet, single women and women from poor family background. The …View full post
Tibetan Women’s Association is pleased to launch this year’s much anticipated ‘Tibetan Women’s Advanced Leadership Training’, the 6th in the series. We invite Tibetan women between the age group (21-40) to register for the training.View full post
Tibetan Women’s Association is looking for a suitable woman candidate for the position of a “Project Officer”. She is required to develop short and long term plans and programs for the Association and monitor project progress. She will administer, manage and make timely submission of reports to the grant bodies and maintain excellent relationship with …View full post
The Tibet Policy Institute in collaboration with the Department of East Asian Studies, Delhi University and the Foundation for Non-Violent Alternatives is organizing a conference on August 21, 2015 at the University of Delhi Guest House to look into the health of the Tibetan Plateau. Invited scholars and experts will examine the significance of the …View full post
JOB ANNOUNCEMENT: We are looking for a suitable woman candidate for the Tibetan Women’s Association’s Environment and Development Desk and the mission of the ‘Environment Desk’ is to raise awareness about the impacts of climate change upon Tibet’s unique ecosystem and plight of Tibetan women. The selected candidate will have to disseminate timely and useful …View full post
World Environment Day (WED) is the United Nations’ principal vehicle to encourage worldwide awareness and action for environment. Over the years it serves as the ‘people’s day’ for doing something positive for environment, starting individual actions into a collective power that generates an exponential positive impact on the planet.
TWA observed the day,5th June …View full post
Tibetan Women’s Association marked 17th May – 20 years since the 11th Panchen Lama was abducted by Chinese government at Jantar Mantar, New Delhi.TWA joined by 23 regional chapters across India organized a peace march from Rajghat to Jantar Mantar followed by a sit-in campaign at Jantar Mantar.View full post
Apr 28 2015
Students for a free Tibet, Gu-Chu-Sum, National Democratic Party of Tibet and Tibetan Women’s Association are raising fund to support the relief works carrying for the Nepal earthquake victims. We request people in Dharamsala to come to contribute as much as you can. The four NGOs will be at Mcleod square till Friday (1st …
Apr 27 2015
Kalon Dicki Chhoyang of Department of Information and International Relations, CTA and Pema Chedon, the research and media officer of Central Tibetan Women’s Association attended the 5th biennial Nobel Women’s Initiative international conference DEFENDING THE DEFENDERS in The Netherlands.
114 women human rights defenders and organisations working to advance the global agenda to protect …
Apr 24 2015
Free Panchen Lama now!
The 11th Panchen Lama, Gedun Choekyi Nyima, was born on 25 April 1989 (the nineteenth day of the third Tibetan month in the Tibetan Earth-Snake Year) at Lhari, Nagchu District, in Tibet.
It is a well known fact that the Panchen Lama has always …
Apr 07 2015
JOB ANNOUNCEMENT: We are looking to hire a Research and Media Officer; the officer will need the skills to research and write reports concerning Tibet and women’s issues as well as newsletters, press releases and various publications to support the work of TWA.
Remuneration: The selected candidate will receive a salary of rupees 10,000 …