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Apr 25 2014

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TWA demands the Chinese government to declare the 11th Panchen Lama’s status by 25th April, 2015



TWA observes the 25th birthday of XIth Panchen Lama



April 25, 2014: Tibetans and Tibet supporters are today marking the 25th birthday of Gedhun Choekyi Nyima, the 11th Panchen Lama of Tibet. But, there will be no party or celebration; Gedhun Choekyi Nyima will once again be spending his …

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Dec 12 2013

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TWA observes the 65th annual United Nations’ Human Rights Day


2013 marks the 65th annual United Nations’ Human Rights Day and 64th year of Chinese occupation of Tibet, since 1949. Even after more than six decades of China’s violation of human rights in Tibet, this year, China has made it to the 47-seat United Nations Human Rights Council. Either the governments have elected China …

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Jun 15 2013

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TWA appeals UNESCO to save Lhasa


Kishore Rao,


UNESCO World Heritage Centre


Date: June 15, 2013

Subject:  Appealing to take immediate action to stop the destruction and frightening  modernization of Lhasa, the capital city of Tibet.


Your Excellency,


We the Tibetan Women’s Association, an organization that encompasses 16,000 members in 56 regional chapters across four continents …

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May 17 2013

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18 years of enforced disappearance of 11th Panchen Lama

Immediate Press Release:

18 years of enforced disappearance of 11th Panchen Lama


The People’s Republic of China must release Gendun Choekyi Nyima. He is the 11th Panchen Lama, the reincarnation of 10th Panchen Lama, Gendun Choekyi Gyaltsen and the real Panchen Lama of Tibetan people.


Gendun Choekyi Nyima is son of Konchok Phuntsog …

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Apr 25 2013

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Commemorating the 24th Birthday of 11th Panchen Lama Gendun Choekyi Nyima

Although the birthday of the Panchen Lama is meant to be a festive occasion, the current situation is not a cause for celebration. Today, April 25, 2013, is his 24th birthday, but he is forced to celebrate once again under severe restrictions at an unknown place.


Gendun Choekyi Nyima was born on April …

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