Dhardon Sharling is the Information Secretary for Department of Information and International Relations of Central Tibetan Administration. She is a former member of the Tibetan Parliament in exile. She served as the executive member of Tibetan Women’s Association, the single largest Women’s NGO in Tibetan history. She also served as the co-chair of International Tibet Network, which is global coalition of Tibet groups and as the General Secretary of the Tibetan-Chinese PEN Association.
Dhardon has been published as a contributing author in the book ‘A Force Such as the World Has Never Known: Women Creating Change,’ published by INANNA Publications and Education inc in 2013 and is co-authoring along with four other women authors, a book ‘The Power of the Feminine: Facing Shadow, Evoking Light,’ due for Summer 2019 release.
Dhardon studied at the Tibetan Children’s Village schools. She earned a master’s degree in Communication studies from Madras University, India and a further master’s degree in Counseling studies from the University of Edinburgh, Scotland. She is currently as a PhD student in Communication Department at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst and specializes in Political Communication.