Tibet Interest Group Webinar

On 9 October 2020, the Tibet Interest Group (TIG) will meet in the form of a webinar on the topic of campaigning for Tibet under the current pandemic situation.

The guests of honour joining MEPs from the TIG are Dr. Lobsang Sangay, President of the Central Tibetan Association, and Mr. Tashi Phuntsok, representative of H. H. the Dalai Lama.

Following questions will be discussed:

  • In the short term, how could the Tibetan issue be highlighted during the pandemic?
  • In view of the recent remarks by the Council President during the EU-China summit, how can the EU achieve further successes in defending the rights of Tibetans?
  • What can be done to bring attention to China coercing Tibetans into labour camps and what are the similarities with the situation in the Xinjiang region?

A live stream of the event will be available at the following link: