Tag Archives: Tibet

Please sign Petition! Save Tibet’s Nomads’ Land: Kokoxili Urge #UNESCO World Heritage Committee to vote for #Tibet ‘s #Nomads Homeland

Please sign Petition! Save Tibet’s Nomads’ Land: Kokoxili https://actions.tibetnetwork.org/save-tibets-nomads-land-kokoxili-tibet-society
Approving Kokoxili as a UNESCO World Heritage Site, without a detailed survey of the impacts on Tibet’s nomadic people, would be tantamount to supporting China’s detrimental policies that remove Tibetan nomads from their traditional homelands, and give greater State control over Tibetans’ movements and lifestyle.TAKE ACTION: Urge UNESCO World Heritage Committee to vote for Tibet’s Nomads’ Land.

By taking Action you will be sending a urgent message to each of the 21 UNESCO World Heritage Committee Members. Continue reading

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“The Importance of Protecting the Environment of Tibet and the Himalayas” @tibetsociety @karmapa http://www.tibetsociety.com/

“The Importance of Protecting the Environment of Tibet and the Himalayas” http://www.tibetsociety.com/ A Special Talk by His Holiness the 17th Gyalwang Karmapa at Royal Asiatic Society, London on 23 May 2017. At the invitation of Tibet Society, His Holiness the … Continue reading

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China deploys new tank Xinqingtan, in Tibet, near India border 

China People’s Liberation Army Ground Force accelerates military build-up in Tibet #LAC India Continue reading

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Grand Tibet Solidarity rally in Geneva, urging the United Nations Human Rights Council to act on #Tibet.

The Tibet Solidarity Rally in front of the Palais des Nations, the seat of the United Nations in Geneva. Continue reading

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Tibetan rights activists Tashi Wangchuk’s UN Report & trial imminent – Lobby @BorisJohnson #Tibet

Tashi Wangchuk, from Yushu ཡུལ་ཤུལ་གྲོང་ཁྱེར། 玉树市 in eastern Tibet. He was arrested after asking China’s authorities to ensure that the Tibetan language is taught throughout Tibet. China’s own constitution guarantees that Tibetans have the right to use and develop their own languages.China has sharply scaled back the teaching of Tibetan in recent years, despite guarantees of cultural autonomy in the Tibetan regions. Continue reading

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Tibet & middle-way? @Heritage Lobsang Sangay, Tibet’s Prime Minister on China & Tibetan People

What is the future of the middle way approach? Tibet’s Prime Minister in Exile, One China Policy & The Tibetan People Continue reading

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Satellite photos at #Lhasa Airport in occupied #Tibet show #China ’s J-11 fighter jets. (Lhasa Gonggar Airport ལྷ་ས་གོང་དཀར་གནམ་གྲུ་ཐང་ 拉萨贡嘎机场 )

Satellite photos at #Lhasa Airport in occupied #Tibet show #China ’s J-11 fighter jets. Continue reading

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UK-China relations – no change, no apology

  What we are seeing in news reports about UK-China relations, initially published in Xinhua (the Chinese state-run news agency) and then taken up by The Telegraph, which ran a piece featured in its financial pages written by Liu Xiaming, … Continue reading

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The Dalai Lama’s Representative comes to Chipping Norton

On 2 March 2013, an “Evening for Tibet” was held in Chipping Norton, a thriving market town on the edge of the North Oxfordshire Cotswolds, an area of outstanding beauty, with rolling hills and idyllic limestone villages. The reason for … Continue reading

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Voices of Freedom

The following is the introductary speech to Voices of Freedom (a concert held in central London on 12 December 2012 to highlight cultural resistance in China and to mark Human Rights Da), given by Jessica Trevis, who works at Amnesty … Continue reading

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