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Mainland professor finds relocating local inhabitants a faulty environment policy

September 20, 2019 2:16 pm0 comments
Mainland professor finds relocating local inhabitants a faulty environment policy

(TibetanReview.net, Sep18’19) – While complimenting the nation for having made significant progress in the reform of its national park system and the construction of the pilot national parks since 2017, a professor in Mainland China has made it clear that the system should allow local residents to participate as ecological […]

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Tibet officials among those disciplined for environmental misconduct

April 24, 2019 8:47 pm0 comments
Tibet officials among those disciplined for environmental misconduct

(TibetanReview.net, Apr24’19) – China said Apr 22 that it had held 1,035 government officials accountable for 89 cases that damaged the environment and ecology in eight provinces and autonomous regions, including in Xinjiang and Tibet, following inspections carried out in 2017. However, of the 218 department-level officials among them, only […]

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Exile Tibetan leader suggests autonomy as solution for Tibet’s environmental crisis

March 9, 2019 12:12 am0 comments
Exile Tibetan leader suggests autonomy as solution for Tibet’s environmental crisis

(TibetanReview.net, Mar08’19) – President Lobsang Sangay of the Central Tibetan Administration (CTA) at Dharamsala, India, has on Mar 7 spoken to a group of Tibet supporting Czech Republic MPs about the seriousness of the environmental devastation in Chinese ruled Tibet and how autonomy for Tibet could help alleviate the situation. […]

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Snowstorms affect 120,000 people, over 1 million livestock in Qinghai

March 5, 2019 3:42 am0 comments
Snowstorms affect 120,000 people, over 1 million livestock in Qinghai

(TibetanReview.net, Mar04’19) – There has been a significant rise in the number of people and animals affected by continuing snowstorm since Dec 28 in Yushu (Tibetan: Yulshul) Prefecture of Qinghai Province with corresponding rise in economic losses, according to China’s official Xinhua news agency Mar 2. The report said some […]

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China’s white paper on environment protection in Tibet a tale of lies?

July 23, 2018 12:05 am0 comments
China’s white paper on environment protection in Tibet a tale of lies?

(TibetanReview.net, Jul22, 2018) – The Central Tibetan Administration (CTA) at Dharamshala, India, has, on Jul 21, carried on its Tibet.net website a piece by its official think-tank Tibet Policy Institute (TPI), calling China’s Jul 18 white paper on ecological progress on the Tibetan Plateau a wonderful reading for those who […]

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Polluters reported punished in Tibet after central inspection team visit

January 5, 2018 11:44 pm0 comments
Polluters reported punished in Tibet after central inspection team visit

(TibetanReview.net, Jan05, 2018) – Environmental destruction caused by rampant resource extraction and unbridled development activities remain a major target of exile Tibetan Tibetans’ criticism of Chinese rule in Tibet Autonomous Region (TAR) while the top government leader there has always insisted that all projects in the region would be held […]

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