Category: International presence

TWA trains Burmese activists in Thailand on ‘Democracy and Elections’

The two week training imparted the tools for organizing a Mass Mock Election in Burma

In a tangible expression of solidarity and support, the Tibetan Women’s Association trained Burmese refugee activists based in Thailand on ‘Democracy and Elections. ’ The two week training focused on ‘Mechanisms to organize a Mass Mock Election in Burma’. Rev. …

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TWA submits crucial report on Nepal to UN CEDAW

Mingyur la CEDAW

Shadow report on Nepal addresses the treatment of Tibetan women in Nepal

Dharamsala: On the first day of the 49th session of the United Nations Convention for the Elimination of Discrimination Against Women (CEDAW), the Tibetan Women’s Association has respectfully submitted a shadow report on Nepal in response to Nepal’s combined fourth and fifth periodic …

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Tibetan Women’s defiant voices: the World Conference on Women in Beijing 1995

Tibetan Women at the UN conference in Beijing 1995

Voices that refused to be silenced: the inspirational story of the Tibetan Women’s Delegation in Beijing 1995

TWA partnered with seven other NGOs concerned with Tibetan women’s issues to take part in the United Nations Fourth World Conference on Women, held in Beijing 1995.

This conglomerate was comprised of: 1. Tibetan Womens Association, India …

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