NGOs operating in Tibet

Braille Without Borders

Integration and acceptance of blind people into/by their surrounding society

The Bridge Fund

To promote sustainable economic development, cultural heritage preservation and environmental conservation on the Tibetan Plateau.

Conservation International

Building upon a strong foundation of science, partnership and field demonstration, CI empowers societies to responsibly and sustainably care for nature, our global biodiversity, for the well-being of humanity.

Future Generations China

Future Generations China teaches and enables a process for equitable community change that integrates environmental conservation with development. We envision a sustainable future for communities and ecosystems

Handicap International

To prevent and limit the impact of disabilities, by offering assistance to people with disabilities and those at risk of disability and supporting them in their efforts towards autonomy and social integration

Kangmei Institute of Community Development and Marketing

Promoting participatory work methods, and improve sustainable development and the protection of nature in rural communities.

Kashin-Beck Disease (KBD) Foundation

Assistance to children and patients living in area’s where Kashin-Beck Disease is endemic. We will fulfil this commitment by implementing appropriate and sustainable prevention programmes and researching the causes of the causes of the disease, with the goal of alleviating the pain and physical handicap caused by the Kashin-Beck disease


The association NIMA social projects in Tibet, with domicile in Zurich, was founded on January 11th, 2000. The association’s target is to assist old and sick Tibetans. On June 25th, 2009 the general assembly of the association NIMA social projects in Tibet decided, together with Lobsang Nima Soghatsang, to transform the association into a foundation. The ...

The Ninth World

Carrying out research, practice, and development work for impoverished communities in aspects such as services, medical treatment, cultural education, and economic development.

Our Free Sky, OFS Volunteer Organization

Cultivating a habit of giving, providing every child with equal access to education, promoting the development of Western China, and guiding locals to live an independent and prosperous life.