12/11/2019

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August Monthly Translation and Analyses Digest monitoring Chinese government ...

The August 2019 publication of Monthly Translation and Analyses Digest includes the following articles: China to intensify ‘struggles against Dalai Clique and evil forces’ in Tibet Autonomous Region “Reincarnation not a matter of individual right but a symbol of Party’s rule over Tibet” Inspection teams to investigate the enforcement of […]

Tibetan law students attend workshop on human rights monitoring and advocacy

A group of 26 Tibetans studying law at various universities in India took part in a workshop on human rights monitoring and advocacy from 17 to 20 August at Hotel Apple Park in Coimbatore, South India.

China: Cease political persecution and disclose information about missing Tibetan monks

The Tibetan Centre for Human Rights and Democracy (TCHRD) calls on the Chinese authorities to disclose information about three Tibetan monks subjected to arbitrary detention, enforced disappearance and unjust sentencing in Ngaba (Ch: Aba) County in Ngaba Tibetan and Qiang Autonomous Prefecture, Sichuan Province, in the Tibetan province of Amdo. […]

China promotes assimilation under the guise of education aid program in Tibet...

Coinciding with the opening of the new school semester this month, there is a noticeable surge in official media reports extolling the virtues of the ‘Group Form’ education aid program and highlighting stories of benevolent Han Chinese teachers acting more like fathers in making positive changes in the development of […]

Chinese authorities crushing freedom of expression in the name of internet security

Chinese authorities in Tibet Autonomous Region (TAR) issued a notice announcing cash prizes upto 300,000 yuan (approx. USD 44,000) in return for reporting illegal online contents as part of its “social supervision strategy to mobilise the general public to effectively prevent and combat illegal and criminal online contents.”

Imprisoned Tibetan language advocate continues to face barriers in appealing against unjust verdict

Chinese authorities have again denied lawyers for imprisoned Tibetan language advocate Tashi Wangchuk permission to visit their client in Dongchuan Prison, Xining City, Qinghai Province. Wangchuk had been sentenced to five years in prison in May 2018 for allegedly ‘inciting separatism’ because he criticised Chinese policies and practices on Tibetan language and culture. […]

TCHRD organizes weeklong residential workshop on gender awareness, equality and justice

The Tibetan Centre for Human Rights and Democracy in conjunction with Jagori Rural Charitable Trust carried out a 7-day residential workshop on ‘Gender Awareness, Equality and Justice’ at the Training and Research Academy in Sidhbari, Himachal Pradesh. Held from 21 to 27 July, a total of 30 participants including Tibetan […]

China appoints its choice of Panchen Lama as head of party’s religious body, ...

Gyaincain Norbu (Gyaltsen Norbu), the 11th Panchen Lama appointed by Chinese authorities to nullify the Dalai Lama’s selection has been appointed president of the regional branch of Buddhist Association of China (BAC) in Tibet Autonomous Region (TAR). On 22 June this year, Wu Yingjie, the Chinese Communist Party Secretary of […]

June Monthly Translation and Analyses Digest monitoring Chinese government media on Tibet

The June 2019 publication of Monthly Translation and Analyses Digest includes the following articles: China announces prize money for tip-offs on illegal online contents in Tibet China admits anti- separatist crackdown part of anti-crime campaign Central government inspection teams visit TAR and Qinghai Chinese authorities claim victory in anti-crime crackdown […]

China: Stop the witchhunt in the campaign to crush ‘black and evil’ crimes; R...

Chinese authorities have sentenced 21 Tibetans to prison in connection with the nationwide campaign to eliminate criminal activities related to ‘black and evil forces’ in Shordha town in Nangchen (Ch:Nangqin) County, Kyegudo (Ch: Yushu) Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture, Qinghai Province, in the Tibetan province of Kham. Two of the sentenced are […]