Health Department Invites New Enrollment for Tibetan Medicare System 2019

Health Department Starts Tibetan Medicare System Enrollment and Awareness Department of Health, Central Tibetan Administration, invites the general public to enrol themselves in Tibetan Medicare System (TMS), which starts from 1st January and ends on 31st March 2019. Status of Tibetan…



Politics of Tourists Visits Figures in Tibet

On January 10th 2019, at the opening day of the 2nd session of the 11th Tibetan People’s Congress in Lhasa, Chinese officials released an annual report detailing the arrival of 33.68 million tourist to Tibet. The Chinese government refers to the Tibet Autonomous Region…



Ignoring climate change in the Himalayas

The Third Pole.net,  Climate change has already made the mountain communities in the Tibetan Plateau and the Nepali villages in the west that border it very vulnerable, and new infrastructure adds to the risk. This is the second part in…