Tag Archives: Tibet

Film: Plundering Tibet – Sunday March 8th

Plundering Tibet – Environmental and Social Consequences of Resource Exploitation Film Screening and Discussion Forum please share the info via the Facebook event page! (link below) https://www.facebook.com/events/986112468084752/?ref_newsfeed_story_type=regular Date: Sunday March 8, 2015 Time: 6:30pm to 8:30pm Location: Library Square Conference … Continue reading

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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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Tibet’s Resources Belong to Tibetans: Stop Mining in Tibet! (website)

Website with information and updates on mining in occupied Tibet:   Stop Mining in Tibet! [Excerpt From the website:] Frequently Asked Questions Why are you opposed to mining in Tibet? The Chinese government is aggressively developing mining and other  extractive … Continue reading

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MAY 12 (UNDER)Mining Justice Film Fest!

The other face of Canada’s Mining Corporations (Under)Mining Justice Film Festival Films that Dig Deep into Canada’s Growing Reputation as a Global Extractive Industries Bully It’s the eve of BC Mining Week. BC’s mining industry leaders will spend the week … 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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Canada and Crime Against the Tibetan People (Tibetan Plateau)

Blog post from a Tibetan-Canadian environmental expert; this post focuses specifically on Canada’s involvement in mining operations in Tibet.   [Excerpt:] The Central Tibetan Administration (CTA) of His Holiness the Dalai Lama, also known as the Tibetan Government-in-Exile, has made a … Continue reading

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