All posts by: Mandie McKeown

Uncovering China’s Coronavirus Agenda | Live Online Briefing

Live Online Briefing: Uncovering China’s Coronavirus Agenda: Tibetans, Uyghurs, and Chinese activists speak up WHAT: On World Health Day, Tuesday 7 April 2020, a panel of Chinese, Tibetan, and Uyghur...... Read More

Tibetan nomad and environment activist sentenced to seven years in prison

Sham trial against Tibetan A-Nya Sengdra exposes China’s continued crackdown in Tibet   [London] The seven-year prison sentence against Tibetan nomad and environment activist A-Nya Sengdra for “gathering people to...... Read More

Joint Statement to the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights

Condemn Systematic Violations of Fundamental Freedoms in Hong Kong & Police Violence (25 November 2019) The UN’s highest official principally responsible for human rights, High Commissioner Michelle Bachelet, should publicly...... Read More

Google AGM | 18 June 2019 Media Advisory

RIGHTS ACTIVISTS TO STAGE MULTIPLE PROTESTS OUTSIDE GLOBAL GOOGLE OFFICES AHEAD OF THE COMPANY’S SHAREHOLDER MEETING TIBETAN, UYGHUR, CHINESE AND ETHICAL CONSUMER ACTIVISTS PRESS GOOGLE FOR CONCRETE COMMITMENTS TO ADHERE...... Read More

Google: Where is your response to Tibetan, Uyghur and Chinese rights activists?

[London] In May 2019 a coalition of Tibetans, Uyghurs, Chinese and ethical consumer activists sent a fourth follow up letter to Google management raising strong and legitimate concerns about the...... Read More

Tashi Wangchuk to launch new appeal against his five-year sentence for ‘incitement to separatism”

Joint Statement: For Immediate Release 18 January 2019 Tibetan activist and political prisoner, Tashi Wangchuk, denied a visit with his lawyer ahead of the three year anniversary of his detention...... Read More

Global protests outside Google offices builds pressure on company executives to officially announce the closure of Project Dragonfly

Friday, 18 January 2019 Media release, for immediate use To mark Internet Freedom Day, Tibetans, Tibet supporters and corporate campaigners gathered outside multiple Google offices in 10 countries, across 5...... Read More

Google DropDragonfly | “We are at a critical moment”

January 18 2019 | Third letter to Google Management Ronan Harris, Managing Director, Google UK & Ireland Six Pancras Square
6 Pancras Rd
Kings Cross, London
N1C 4AG cc’d Sundar Pichai, Chief Executive Officer, Google...... Read More

Open Letter: Response to Google on Project Dragonfly, China, and Human Rights

International Tibet Network joins over 50 rights organisations calling on Google to abandon the censored search engine ‘Project Dragonfly’ being developed for the Chinese market. Dear Mr. Pichai, (Cc: Ben...... Read More

“Google should be our ally, not our target” – Coalition of Tibetans, Uyghurs, tech and China experts tells Google to drop Dragonfly, its bespoke censored search engine for China

Ahead of a U.S. Congressional Hearing that will examining Google’s transparency and accountability related to its data collection and use, global human rights campaigners – including a Senior Research Scientist...... Read More