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Amnesty International

Tibetan activist talks about the alarming escalation of self-immolations in China, 29 November 2012

China must end crackdown after self-immolations in Tibet, 1 June 2012

China must avoid excessive force in response to Tibetan protests, 24 January 2012


Human Rights Watch

China: Tibetan Immolations, Security Measures Escalate, 29 November 2012

China: Attempts to Seal Off Tibet from Outside Information, 13 July 2012

China: Arbitrary Expulsions of Tibetans from Lhasa Escalate, 19 June 2012

China: Tibetan Monasteries Placed Under Direct Rule, 16 March 2012

China: Address Causes of Tibet Self-Immolations, 7 November 2011

China: End Crackdown on Tibetan Monasteries, 12 October 2011

Appendix to 12 October 2011: Spending on Security in Aba Prefecture, 12 October 2011


United Nations Human Rights Council

United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights Navi Pillay: China must urgently address deep-rooted frustrations with human rights in Tibetan areas, 2 November 2012

People’s Republic of China (PRC): Reprisals faced by Tibetans who met with UN human rights experts, 31 August 2012

Tibetan children’s right to education in the People’s Republic of China (PRC), 31 August 2012

Suppression of freedom of information leads to strong isolation of the Tibet autonomous region, 15 June 2012


U.S. Government

Special Report: Tibetan Self-Immolation Rising Frequency, Wider Spread, Greater Diversity, 22 August 2012

Special Report: Tibetan Monastic Self-Immolations Appear To Correlate With Increasing Repression of Freedom of Religion, 23 December 2011

International Religious Freedom Report for 2011

Resolutions and Statements

Find resolutions and statements from various countries on self-immolations in Tibet on the CTA website, at the bottom of the page.