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Gu-Chu-Sum Movement of Tibet

Creator Gu-chu-sum Movement of Tibet (Dharmsāla, India)
Organization Type Non-governmental organizations
Organization Based In India
Subjects Self-immolation; Tibetans; Political prisoners
Summary India-based organization founded to aid former prisoners of conscience in exile and raise awareness about human rights in Tibet. "GuChuSum is working to increase awareness of these issues, to the point where the international community will pressure the Chinese government to respect basic human rights in Tibet."
Languages English; Tibetan; Chinese