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 …
Dharamshala June 21: Today at Martyr statue in Tsuglag khang, SFT along with Gu-chu-sum Movement, National Democratic Party of Tibet, amd Tibetan Women’s Association staged an event of scarf offering to the Panchen Lama, Gedhun Choekyi Nyima’s portrait as a symbol of opposing the Chinese Panchen Lama, who is initiating Kalachakra a sacred Buddhist …View full post
World Environment Day, 2016 is on -“GO WILD FOR LIFE – ZERO TOLERANCE FOR THE ILLEGAL WILDLIFE TRADE”.
Dharamshala June5: WORLD ENVIRONMENT DAY (WED) is celebrated every year on 5th June to create global awareness among people to take positive environmental action to protect nature and the planet Earth. It is run by the United Nations Environment Program.View full post
Dharamshala: For the first time in the history of Tibetan Buddhism, twenty Tibetan nuns have become the first batch of Tibetan nuns to become Geshemas, which was non existent before the Tibetan leader His Holiness the Dalai Lama suggested that a curriculum be developed for the nuns. TWA congratulates for the achievement. The Buddhist monastic …View full post
Dharamshala Jue10: The Vice President of Tibetan Women’s Association Ms. Tsering Dolma and the Project Officer Ms. Tenzin Choezin attended the Opening Ceremony of the first Women Football Tournament organized by Tibetan National Sports Association on the 9th of June, 2016. The tournament will be held from 9th-12th of June, 2016 and the matches will be …View full post
Dharamshala June8: Tibetan Women’s Association collaborated with Tibetan Youth Congress, Dharamshala, Students for a Free Tibet, India, Gu-Chu-Sum and organized a Peace March Protest against the Chinese illegal mining in Amchok and other parts of Tibet. More than hundred Tibetans from Lhagang, Nangkor, Naglung, Kunmang and Nang nomadic villages in the Yulshok Gargye region in Minyak …View full post
Tibetan Women’s Association greets the June group of the Operation Groundswell by taking tour around five NGOs namely:- Tibetan Women’s Association,Tibetan Youth Congress, Lha Charitable Trust, International Tibet Networks, Students for Free Tibet, India and Gu – Chu- Sum.View full post
Dharamshala June16: Tibetan Women’s Association had an interaction session with “2016 Little Lhasa group” led by Student for Free Tibet (SFT).View full post
TWA congratulates newly elected 16th Parliament Speaker and Deputy Speaker, and Cabinet Ministers of 15th Central Tibetan Association
Dharamshala, June17: The 11th Executive members of Tibetan Women’s Association visited the Tibetan Parliament -in-exile, and Central Tibetan Administration, to congratulate newly elected Parliament Speaker Khenpo Sonam Tenphel, Deputy Speaker Acharya Yeshi Phuntsok, Ministers of Parliament and three Cabinet Ministers of CTA as well as the department Kalons of CTA.View full post
Dharamshala, 6th July: Yesterday was marked as a jubilant occasion of His Holiness the Great 14th Dalai Lama’s 81st birthday. TWA wishes His Holiness a long life and expresses our deepest gratitude for his immense hardwork on World peace and Tibet cause. We are grateful of Indian citizens and government for their …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 …