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Reception for Chinese Friends and Supporters

December 7, 2015 – The Office of Tibet hosted a reception for Chinese friends and supporters in the Washington, DC area at the Tabard Inn on December 4. The event brought together members of the Washington DC Chinese community working on Tibetan and Chinese issues. Representative Kaydor Aukatsang in his …

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Pelosi, Congressional Delegation Conclude Visit to China and Tibet

CAPTION: Leader Pelosi and Members of the Congressional Delegation in front of the Potala Palace in Lhasa during their historic visit to Tibet earlier this week. Photo/Leader Nancy Pelosi’s Office PRESS RELEASE: November 13, 2015 Contact: Drew Hammill/Evangeline George 202-226-7616 Joint Base Elmendorf Richardson, Alaska – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi today issued …

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Tibet’s plea: fix the roof of the world before it’s too late

Dr. Lobsang Sangay, published on The Guardian, November 12 2015 The roof of the world. That is what Tibet has long been known as. The phrase conjures up images of summits, with their mountain peaks, glaciers, permafrost and the nomads who live on the land. But a roof is also symbolic …

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Congressional-Executive Committee on China Announce Release of 2015 Annual Report

Congressional-Executive Commission on China www.cecc.gov CECC Contact:  202-226-3777 October 8, 2015 The CECC Chairs see a disturbing deterioration in human rights and rule of law conditions that pose a direct challenge to U.S. national interests and U.S.-China relations.  In the report’s recommendations, the Chairs identify a need for a top-down …

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Leader Pelosi Leads Congressional Delegation to China

Contact: Drew Hammill/Evangeline George 202-226-7616 November 5, 2015 Pelosi Leads Congressional Delegation to China Washington, D.C. – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi is leading a Congressional delegation trip to China, departing today and focusing on economic growth, national security and cyber security issues, human rights and the importance of bold action …

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2015 Liberty Medal Presented to His Holiness the Dalai Lama

Note: The Local Philadelpia ABC Channel (http://6abc.com/live/) will re-air the entire ceremony on Sunday, November 1st at 1:00pm (Eastern Standard Time). October 27, 2015: The National Constitution Center awarded His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama of Tibet the 2015 Liberty Medal on October 26, on Independence Mall in Philadelphia. His …

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Paljor Kalon Completes a Successful Green Book Open Office Tour

October 23, 2015: In a unique and unprecedented effort by the 14th Kashag to solve people’s problems, Paljor Kalon Tsering Dhundup la and Kalsang Chodon, a senior staff at CTA’s Department of Finance Chatrel Section, visited 12 cities in North America from September 25 to October 14, 2015. They were …

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Tibet: Climate Action for the Roof Of the World

CLIMATE ACTION FOR THE ROOF OF THE WORLD A global environmental catastrophe can be avoided, but we must act now to ensure that the Tibetan Plateau and the world’s fragile ecosystem are protected. As climate change accelerates, the effects will resonate far beyond the Tibetan Plateau, changing the water supply …

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