Sunday, September 27, 2015

«World Rivers Day» Talk on Tibet’s Rivers, Asia’s Lifeline

September 27, 2015: Tibetan Women’s Association’s Women, Environment and Development desk in collaboration with Students for a Free Tibet-India organized a panel discussion on Tibet’s Rivers to observe World Rivers Day, and used the opportunity to shine a light on the worsening situation of Tibet’s environment in general, and rivers [...]

Build-up Action for Talk on Tibet’s Rivers, Asia’s Lifeline

On 18th and 23rd September 2015, Rajiv, Nupur, Siddhartha and Prathik (interns from SIMC Pune) along with Rinchoe went on the streets of McLeod Ganj, in order to spread the word about our upcoming talk on ‘Tibet’s Rivers Asia’s Lifeline’ Sunday, 27th September, to mark World’s Rivers Day. The speakers for the seminars are [...]

It’s Time for Obama to Confront Xi on Tibet and Human Rights

by Lhadon Tethong, Tibetan Independence Activist and Director, Tibet Action Institute. Article published on The Huffington Post on 14 September 2015. Feng Li/Getty Images Chinese President Xi Jinping will be in the U.S. for his first official state visit later this month. As President Obama prepares to receive [...]