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300 million students out of school as Covid-19’s global spread worsens

March 6, 2020 11:22 pm0 comments
300 million students out of school as Covid-19’s global spread worsens

(TibetanReview.net, Mar06’20) – The spreads of the China-originated Covid-19 epidemic over the globe has forced almost 300 million students to stay at home, reported China’s official Xinhua news agency Mar 5, citing the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO). The UN agency has recommended the use of distance […]

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UNESCO to present Tibetan Yak Dance as Chinese intangible cultural heritage

April 11, 2019 12:51 am0 comments
UNESCO to present Tibetan Yak Dance as Chinese intangible cultural heritage

(TibetanReview.net, Apr10’19) – A California-based UNESCO-run body is bringing a group of six Tibetan youths from a village in China’s Sichuan Province under a UN poverty-relief programme to perform a “Chinese” intangible heritage “Yak Dance”, reported the IANS news service Apr 8, citing China’s official Xinhua news agency. Yak dance […]

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Tibetan medicinal bathing set for UNESCO listing on China’s application

November 29, 2018 12:01 am0 comments
Tibetan medicinal bathing set for UNESCO listing on China’s application

(TibetanReview.net, Nov28, 2018) – With all things Tibetan having been rendered Chinese following the 1959 territorial takeover, Beijing expects that the 13th session of the UNESCO Intergovernmental Committee for the Safeguarding of Intangible Cultural Heritage, which opened in Port Louis, capital of Mauritius, on Nov 26, will recognize Tibetan medicinal […]

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