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October 10, 2013 : Congressional-Executive Commission on China

Washington, DC—The bipartisan Congressional-Executive Commission on China has released its 2013 Annual Report on human rights and rule of law developments in China, which it is required to do by October 10 of each year.

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02.11.2012

Pillay: China must urgently address deep-rooted frustrations with human rights in Tibetan areas

GENEVA (2 November 2012) – United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights Navi Pillay on Friday urged Chinese authorities to promptly address the longstanding grievances that have led to an alarming escalation in desperate forms of prote...
02.11.2012

“Tibet is dying of our silence,” says French MP

DHARAMSHALA: A French Parliamentarian has expressed his concern over the lack of reaction from the world governments to the tragic self-immolations in Tibet and urged the general public to apply pressure on the Chinese government to solve t...
26.10.2012

Support for Tibet is support for democracy and non-violence

Rome, 25 October: On the second day of Sikyong Dr. Lobsang Sangay’s visit to the Italian capital Rome, he had a breakfast meeting with 11 Italian Parliamentarians from different political parties.
25.10.2012

Tibetan Parliament Urges World Bodies to Press China to Resolve Crisis in Tibet

DHARAMSHALA: The Tibetan Parliament-in-Exile today said Tibetans are being driven to burn themselves to death to protest China’s repression of freedom and destruction of their identity in Tibet, and strongly urged governments and human righ...
21.09.2012

The significance of self-immolations in Tibet and Chinese policy

GENEVA -- Several government delegations and NGOs addressed the worsening human rights situation in the People's Republic of China, particularly the rights of Tibetans and Uyghurs, in statements to the 21st session of the U.N. Human Rights ...
15.06.2012

European Parliament passes resolution on Tibet

Source: The European Parliament, click hereThe European Parliament , –  having regard to its previous resolutions on China and Tibet, in particular its resolutions of 27 October 2011(1) and 25 November 2010(2) , –  ha...
15.06.2012

The Brazilian Parliamentary Friends of Tibet launched

Source: Office of Tibet, New YorkNew York, June 14, 2012—Yesterday, the Brazilian Parliamentary Friends of Tibet was formally launched on June 13th at the National Congress of Brazil by the initiative of Deputy Mr. Walter Feldman and wit...
13.06.2012

Catherine Ashton on the situation in Tibet

Catherine Ashton EU High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy and Vice President of the European Commission Speech on the situation in Tibet European Parliament/Strasbourg 12 June 2012 Reference:  SPEECH/12/439 ...
07.06.2012

INPaT Calls for Parliamentary Solidarity Day for Tibet

In view of the human rights crisis faced by the Tibetan people, the International Network of Parliamentarians on Tibet (INPaT) calls on parliamentarians worldwide to observe a “Parliamentary Solidarity Day for Tibet” on 20 June, 2012. &nb...
09.05.2012

Canadian Senator Di Nino on the World Parliamentarians Convention on Tibet

Canadian Senator Consiglio Di Nino spoke in the Canadian Senate about the 6th World Parliamentarians Convention on Tibet that took place in Ottawa from April 27-29. DOWNLOAD PDF