WATER AND SANITATION

Drinking water and sanitation facilities in Tibetan communities have far-reaching benefits

HEALTH

Health issues are serious and the need for health care and a training system is urgent in remote Tibetan herding communities

WATER AND SANITATION

Drinking water and sanitation facilities in Tibetan communities have far-reaching benefits

WATER AND SANITATION

Drinking water and sanitation facilities in Tibetan communities have far-reaching benefits

CULTURAL PRESERVATION

Ganglha records endangered traditional songs, folktales, folklores, riddles, histories, orations, speeches, proverbs, film festivals, rituals, ceremonies, and conversations with local Tibetans.

ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION

We provide clean energy solutions and raise environmental awareness in rural Tibetan communities.

EDUCATION

Tackling the issues of basic education at the grassroots level.

EDUCATION

Women are culturally assigned to much of family chores in Tibetan communities

EDUCATION

Tackling the issues of basic education at the grassroots level.

WATER AND SANITATION

Drinking water and sanitation facilities in Tibetan communities have far-reaching benefits

EDUCATION

Tackling the issues of basic education at the grassroots level.

HEALTH

Health issues are serious and the need for health care and a training system is urgent in remote Tibetan herding communities

CULTURAL PRESERVATION

Ganglha records endangered traditional songs, folklore, riddles, histories, speeches, proverbs, rituals, ceremonies, and conversations with local Tibetans.

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SUSTAINING TIBETAN COMMUNITIES AND CULTURES

Ganglha non-profit programs target pressing issues related to access to education, water and sanitation, the environment, and cultural preservation in Tibetan communities.

Education
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Education

  • Teaching programs
  • Scholarships
  • Library books
  • Education supplies
  • Vocational training
  • Teacher training
  • Journal publication
GANGLHA - Water and Sanitation
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Water and Sanitation

  • Running water projects
  • Health training
  • Water management training
GANGLHA - Environmental
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Environmental Protection

  • Solar energy
  • Planting trees
  • Awareness training
GANGLHA - Cultural Preservation
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Cultural Preservation

  • Recording endangered cultures
  • Documenting rituals and practices
  • Archiving and disseminating endangered cultural materials
  • Ethnographic research

Projects and programs are designed and implemented using a participatory approach based on the following guiding principles:

  • Identify community needs using a participatory approach.
  • Deliver assistance when asked and when possible, to bring positive change to the lives of locals.
  • Select and implement projects closely with local communities in a culturally appropriate manner.
  • Prioritize sustainability and effectiveness of each project and program.
  • Maintain professional integrity.
  • Harmonize relationships between organizations, donors, volunteers, and locals.
  • Advocate in our areas of focus.
  • Respect all those engaged in our work.
  • Be humble in our words and actions and listen to opinions regardless of what they are.
  • Follow, truly and responsibly, our vision and mission.

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