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UN Rights Experts Raise Concern about Larung Gar Buddhist Institute in Tibet

Severe human rights restrictions in Tibet spark high level concern from United Nations rights experts. China to account for mass eviction of Tibetan monks and nuns from highly respected Buddhist institute Larung Gar 26 February 2017: A group of six...
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Concern for the whereabouts of lawyer Jiang Tianyong, defender of Tibetan and Chinese activists

20 December 2016, For Immediate Release Contacts: Tenzin Jigdal, International Coordinator (Tibetan, English) + 91 9882255516, jigdal@tibetnetwork.org Penghsuan Lee, East Asia Coordinator (Chinese, English) + 886 912545542, penghsuan@tibetnetwork.org   [Taipei] International Tibet Network’s Secretariat expresses its deep concern at the...
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A Statement of Solidarity from a Tibetan, Uyghur, Southern Mongolian, and Chinese Activist

Press Contacts: Dorjee Tseten: [Tibetan, English] +91 9882511636 Yang Jianli: [Chinese, English]+1 (857)472-9039 Dolkun Isa (Rebiya Kadeer contact): [Uyghur, German, English] +49 89 54321999 Enghebatu Togochog: [Mongolian, English] +1 (917) 698-4367 10 December 2016 In 2016, for those under China’s...
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Open Letter to UN Human Rights Commissioner: #StandWithLarungGar in Tibet

As Tibetans and Tibet campaigners, we are gravely concerned by the damage and destruction being caused by the Chinese authorities at Larung Gar Buddhist Academy, one of the largest and most respected Buddhist institutions in the world, and home to...
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Open Letter to BRICS Leaders 2016

To: President Michel Temer of Brazil President Valdimir Putin of Russia Prime Minister Narendra Modi of India President Jacob Zuma, South Africa 7 October 2016 Your Excellencies, As concerned citizens of BRICS countries, we are writing to ask you to...
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Open Letter to G20 Leaders

Open Letter to G20 Leaders attending the 2016 G20 Summit in Hangzhou, China from Chinese, Tibetan, Uyghur, Hong Kong, and Southern Mongolian democracy and rights movement leaders For Immediate Release, 31 August 2016 2016’s G20 Summit will take place during a...
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Indian MPs Pledge to Help Save Tibet’s Rivers, Asia’s Lifeline

For Immediate Release July 22, 2016 Contact Persons: Jyotsna Sarah George (Students for a Free Tibet-India) – +91 8894933740 Dolma Yangchen (Tibetan Women’s Association) – +91 8351807472 Dr.Manoj Kumar (India Tibet -Friendship Association) – +91 9891195001 Nyima Lhamo (International Tibet...
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Yeshe Choedron awarded the inaugural ‘Tenzin Delek Rinpoche Medal of Courage’

  For Immediate Release: 12 July 2016 Contacts: Dhardon Sharling – Co-Chair, International Tibet Network: +91-9418791189                         Dolma Yangchen – President, Tibetan Women’s Association: +91-8351807472          ...
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World Water Day 2016: Concern for impact of China’s policies on Asia’s regional water security

22 March 2016 To: Foreign and Environment Ministers of the Governments of Bangladesh, Bhutan, Cambodia, India, Laos, Myanmar, Nepal, Pakistan, Thailand and Vietnam. cc Mrs Irina Bokova, Director General, UNESCO; UNFFCC Your Excellencies, We are writing to you on World...
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Tibet Campaigners call sentencing of Chinese Human Rights Lawyer Pu Zhiqiang a grave injustice

22 December 2015, for immediate release Contacts: Tenzin Jigdal (Tibetan, English) + 91 9882255516 Penghsuan Lee (Chinese, English) + 886 912545542 International Tibet Network’s Secretariat expressed deep concern today at the verdict of Pu Zhiqiang, prominent Chinese human rights lawyer...
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