All posts by: Mandie McKeown

MEDIA ADVISORY 2nd October 2014 Nobel Peace Summit cancelled as six Nobel Laureates boycott after host country denies a visa to the Dalai Lama. The Tibetan National Congress suggests Rome as an alternate venue. The 14th World Summit of Nobel...
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1 October 2014 Contacts: Alison Reynolds, International Tibet Network: +44 7711 843884 (UK) Tenzin Jigdal, International Tibet Network: + 91 98 82 255516 (India) Global Members of International Tibet Network [1], a coalition of 180 Tibet-related campaign organisations, stand in...
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Tibet campaigners expressed outrage at the life sentence handed to Uighur academic Ilham Tohti today in Urumqi for “separatism”.  Ilham Tohti, winner of the 2014 PEN Barbara Goldsmith Freedom to Write Award [1], is a prominent human rights defender who was...
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For Immediate Release: 14 July 2014 For Press Contacts see below. [Brazilia, Durban, Moscow, New Delhi] On the eve of Chinese President Xi Jinping’s second BRICS summit, Tibet campaigners based in Brazil, South Africa, Russia and India [1] deliver an...
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1310 Fillmore Street, Suite 401 San Francisco, CA 94115 United States [Read in Portuguese] [Read in Tibetan] 11 July 2014 Dear President Dilma Rousseff, Brazil; President Vladimir Putin; Prime Minister Narendra Modi; President Jacob Zuma We are writing to you...
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