Tashi Wangchuk

China: Release Tibetan language rights campaigner immediately

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Tashi Wangchuk, a young Tibetan businessman and language rights advocate has been sentenced to five years’ imprisonment for “inciting separatism”.

Yeshe Choedron

Retired doctor serving a 15-year sentence 

Yeshe Choedron

Yeshe Choedron has been in prison since 2008, accused of sending “intelligence” to Tibetans in exile. Her children are currently not allowed to visit her.

Lhamo Kyab

Highly respected primary school teacher serving 15 years.

Lhamo Kyab

Lhamo Kyab was taken away late at night in 2008 accused of “endangering state security” around the 2008 Tibetan uprising. Lhamo Kyab was held in secret for almost 2 years before being sentenced.

Free Shokjang Now!

Tibetan writer sentenced for expressing freedom rights. 


Shokjang, a prominent young Tibetan writer known for his thought-provoking articles about the current situation in Tibet, was sentenced to 3 years in prison after being ‘disappeared’ for almost a year. He was released in March 2018.