Tibet Brief – Edition 59

The International Campaign for Tibet (ICT) published the 59th edition of its Tibet Brief newsletter. The Tibet Brief is an ICT publication for policy-makers, providing concise information and perspectives on the political, economic and human rights situation in Tibet. In this edition: 19th EU-China Summit and 35th EU-China Human Rights Dialogue held in Brussels; China under scrutiny at the 35th session of the UN Human Rights Council; Karmapa discusses climate change and Tibet Third Pole during first visit to UK; U.S. President Trump proposes cuts to Tibet programmes; New ruling bans Tibetan children from prayer during holy month (…)

Tibet Brief – Edition 58

The Tibet Brief is an ICT publication for policy-makers, providing concise information and perspectives on the political, economic and human rights situation in Tibet. In this edition: New ICT Report: Shadow of dust across the sun: How tourism is used to counter Tibetan cultural resilience First cases of Tibetan self-immolations in 2017 China and Tibet …

Shadow of dust across the sun: how tourism is used to counter Tibetan cultural resilience

A new report by ICT, ‘Shadow of Dust across the Sun’, reveals how the demolitions and expulsions at Larung Gar and Yachen Gar in the past six months are part of an unfolding political strategy involving more aggressive measures in order to curb and manage the growing influence and number of monks and nuns at these important monastic centers of study and Buddhist ethics in eastern Tibet, the largest such institutes in the world.

Tibet Brief – Edition 57

The Tibet Brief is an ICT publication for policy-makers, providing concise information and perspectives on the political, economic and human rights situation in Tibet.

ICT-FIDH new report on China’s new counter-terrorism law – Press Conference at Tokyo’s FCC

On 15 November, the International Campaign for Tibet (ICT) and FIDH released their new joint report, Dangers of China’s counter-terrorism law for Tibetans and Uyghurs, which highlights the serious human rights risks and counter-productive nature of China’s new counter-terrorism law that was adopted in December 2015. The report was launched during a press conference at …

Tibet Brief – Edition 56

The Tibet Brief is an ICT publication for policy-makers, providing concise information and perspectives on the political, economic and human rights situation in Tibet. In this edition: Dalai Lama visits Europe, calls to engage in ‘constructive criticism’ of China; Tibet once again in the spotlight at the 33rd Session of the United Nations Human Rights Council; Mass expulsions at globally renowned Buddhist institutes follow demolitions; New Party boss in Tibet Autonomous Region associated with hardline campaigns, anti-Dalai Lama struggle; Two Tibetans, including well-known writer, detained just after release from prison

Tibet Brief – Edition 55

The Tibet Brief is an ICT publication for policy-makers, providing concise information and perspectives on the political, economic and human rights situation in Tibet. In this edition: China Demolishes Tibet’s Largest Buddhist Academy Larung Gar; EU and China Hold their 18th Summit in Beijing; Dalai Lama’s 81st Birthday: Quiet Tributes in Tibet, Celebration Broken Up in Nepal; 2016 ‘Lhasa Consensus’ Draws Foreign Delegates to Endorse Beijing Propaganda on Tibet.

Tibet Brief – Edition 54

The International Campaign for Tibet (ICT) published the 54th edition of its Tibet Brief newsletter. The Tibet Brief is an ICT publication for policy-makers, providing concise information and perspectives on the political, economic and human rights situation in Tibet.

Tibet Brief – Edition 53

The International Campaign for Tibet (ICT) published the 53th edition of its Tibet Brief newsletter. The Tibet Brief is an ICT publication for policy-makers, providing concise information and perspectives on the political, economic and human rights situation in Tibet.