Research Articles by Zamlha Tempa Gyaltsen

China’s New Environmental Protection Law, Not for Tibet

November 24, 2015

The toxic smog engulfing Beijing and other Chinese cities has forced the Communist government to amend its development model and bring in a new environmental protection law in a bid to calm ever growing public anger. Unfortunately, as in the past, the new environment law may prefer to stay within China proper rather than extend into the ethnic regions of the PRC.......Read More

By Zamlha Tempa Gyaltsen

Poisoning Tibetan Rivers: Why is it not so natural?

November 14, 2014

In the past, our rivers were crisp and clean, the mountains and valleys were known for their natural beauty. But now the rivers are polluted with poisonous waste from the mines,” is what a local resident said to Radio Free Asia hoping that letting the......Read More

By Zamlha Tempa Gyaltsen