Tibet Brief – Edition 33

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 32

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: Teenage monk and model student self-immolated in Tibet Europe, US, Canada raise Tibet at UN Human Rights Council; call on China to grant rights and access to outside …

Tibet Brief – Edition 31

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: Self-immolations continue in Tibet and spread to Tibet’s capital, Lhasa Kalon Tripa Accepts Resignations of Special Envoy Lodi G. Gyari and Envoy Kelsang Gyaltsen The European Parliament adopts …

Human Rights Violations and Self-immolation: Testimonies by Tibetans in Exile

Fifty years after the brutal crackdown that lead the Dalai Lama and tens of thousands of Tibetans to escape from Tibet to India, the self-immolation of a young Tibetan monk from Kirti Monastery in Sichuan Province on 27 February 2009 marked the beginning of a new form of protest against the severe repression imposed by …

Tibet Brief – Edition 30

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: Impact of self-immolations grows Governments and the EU raise concerns about Tibet at U.N. Human Rights Council First Tibet Lobby Days in Brussels EU receives petition on Tibet …

60 Years of Chinese Misrule Arguing Cultural Genocide in Tibet

This report is an examination by the International Campaign for Tibet of the impact on Tibetan culture of Chinese Communist Party rule in Tibet. Its publication comes at a time when the situation on the Tibetan Plateau has reached a critical inflexion point. Having compiled this report, ICT makes the following findings: The Chinese authorities …

Tibet Brief – Edition 29

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: Tibetan self-immolations continue and spread in Tibet into 2012 EU goes public on China’s failure to commit to human rights dialogue Czech President Václav Havel passed away China, …

Tibet Brief – Edition 28

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: Self-immolations continue in Tibet Statement on the self-immolations by the 17th Karmapa, Ogyen Trinley Dorje, 9th November 2011 The European Parliament urges China to respect religious rights in …

Tibet Brief – Edition 27

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: Monks imprisoned for 10-13 years following self-immolation by Kirti monk New Chinese Communist Party Secretary for the TAR: Beijing Withdraws Hardliner Zhang Qingli Nepal arrests 20 Tibetan teenagers …

Tibet Brief – Edition 26

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: Lobsang Sangay takes oath of office as Kalon Tripa of the Central Tibetan Administration “Spiritual Reunion” as Dalai Lama meets US President Obama Tibetan writer Tashi Rabten sentenced …