Tibetan Government in Exile’s Position


The key aspects of Tibetan Government in Exile’s (TGiE) mining policy are listed below.

TGiE calls on potential investors in Tibet to ensure:

  • That projects have consulted local Tibetan people.
  • That projects have fully investigated social, environmental and cultural impacts.
  • That projects will benefit Tibetans.
  • That the working language of any project is Tibetan.
  • That projects do not deplete natural resources with little or no benefit to the Tibetan people.
  • That projects do not facilitate the migration and settlement of non-Tibetans into Tibet.
  • That projects do not transfer ownership of Tibetan land and resources to non-Tibetans.
  • That projects do not facilitate large-scale, capital-intensive and commercial projects.
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