Tag Archive: human rights

Apr 27 2015

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TWA representative at Nobel Women’s Initiative international conference -DEFENDING THE DEFENDERS


Kalon Dicki Chhoyang of Department of Information and International Relations, CTA and Pema Chedon, the research and media officer of Central Tibetan Women’s Association attended the 5th biennial Nobel Women’s Initiative international conference DEFENDING THE DEFENDERS in The Netherlands.

114 women human rights defenders and organisations working to …

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Apr 24 2015

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Free Panchen Lama now!

 Missing/ Enforced disappearance


Free Panchen Lama now!


The 11th Panchen Lama, Gedun Choekyi Nyima, was born on 25 April 1989 (the nineteenth day of the third Tibetan month in the Tibetan Earth-Snake Year) at Lhari, Nagchu District, in Tibet.


It is a well known fact …

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Mar 12 2015

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Statement of Tibetan Women’s Association issued on the 56th Anniversary of Tibetan Women’s National Uprising Day


Today as we gather here to commemorate the 56th anniversary of Tibetan Women’s National Uprising day, we pay tribute to the brave Tibetan women from the three provinces in Tibet who 56 years ago staged a peaceful yet powerful resistance against the brutal Chinese forces staging a forceful …

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Mar 11 2015

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An appeal to UN High Commissioner for Human Rights

Appeal 1


Zeid Ra’ad al Hussein

Office of the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR)

Palais des Nations

CH-1211 Geneva 10



Date: 9th March, 2015

Subject: Seeking immediate intervention to improve the human rights situation inside Tibet


Your Excellency,


The Central Tibetan Women’s Association (TWA) …

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Oct 01 2014

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In Solidarity with Hong Kong

With the introduction of China’s ‘White Paper’ and their decision to control over the upcoming election for Chief Executive in 2017, the Chinese government has started to wipe the democracy that people of Hong Kong have been enjoying till today.


Starting from 22 September 2014, a …

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