Dharamshala —“The threat of climate change is not limited by national boundaries—it affects us all. We must work to protect nature and the planet, which is our only home,” said His Holiness the Dalai Lama on Earth Day, April 22, 2022.
Washington, D.C. – “The Chinese Government continues to commit genocide and crimes against humanity in Xinjiang against predominantly Muslim Uyghurs, among other minority groups, to erode fundamental freedoms and autonomy in Hong Kong, and to carry out systematic repression in Tibet,” said Antony Blinken, United States Secretary of State on April 12, 2022.
Dharamshala, India — Six UN human rights bodies have raised the cases of three detained Tibetans, singer Lhundrup Drakpa, writer Lobsang Lhundup (Dhi Lhaden), and teacher Rinchen Kyi with the Chinese government, and urged China to provide information concerning the legal grounds for the arrest, detention and conviction of them and how these charges are compatible with international human rights norms and standards.
Dharamshala — “ The colonisation of Tibet is not history, it is happening right now; we are going through it now and we are hoping that the international community who loves freedom and human rights, will take a look at us and support us to challenge the dictatorial regime,” said Namgyal Dolkar, the Tibetan MP, while speaking on the topic of “Truth beyond propaganda and speak up for Tibet”.