Tag Archives: Gyama

Massive Exploitation of Mineral Resources Caused Mining Disaster in Tibet: CTA report (Central Tibetan Administration)

Statement and report on the landslide at China Gold’s Gyama/Jiama mine from the Tibetan Government in Exile’s Environment Desk. The report also provides background about the climate of repression and the interplay of politics and wealth within extractive projects in Tibet:   … Continue reading

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Landslide in Gyama Mine: natural or man-made? (Central Tibetan Administration)

Article on the recent deadly landslide at Vancouver-based China Gold’s Gyama/Jiama mine:   [From the article:] March 30, 2013 6:19 pm The tragic incident of landslide could be a result of the aggressive expansion and large-scale exploitation of mineral in … Continue reading

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Mining in Tibet (Meltdown in Tibet)

This film website documents the plunder of the land, water, and peoples of occupied Tibet.   [From the website – relevant pages with excerpts:] Eye in the Sky  Link to Google Earth satellite images of destructive mega-development in Tibet, including:   Mining … Continue reading

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