Oct 17, 2011 Stories

Portrait of a Tibetan Entrepreneur

Kardo displaying a thangka painting that is soon to be made available for sale at one of his Kangding store locations Inside his small...
Oct 17, 2011 Stories

Organic Honey Cooperatives on the Tibetan Plateau

The mountains of Diqing Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture in bloom On the southeastern-most edge of the Tibetan Plateau, in Yunnan’s Diqing...
Oct 17, 2011 Stories

Caring for the Health of the Community: Medical Skills Training on the Tibetan Plateau

Dutruk, a community health worker of Serta County From an early age, Dutruk has been eager to help her community by studying medicine. She...
Oct 17, 2011 Stories

Finding Strength in Numbers: The Formation of Herder Cooperatives in Sichuan Province

Less than a year after its founding, Thangkor Yak Product Herder Cooperative is readying for its first season of business. Cooperative...
Oct 17, 2011 News

Supporting Herder Cooperatives on the Tibetan Plateau

Fresh milk being churned into butter Depending on high, rugged terrain for their livelihood, the people of the Tibetan Plateau have...