Mass Relocations and Nomad Settlement on the Tibetan Plateau

Scottish Parliament's Cross-Party Group on Tibet, Martin Mills, Samantha May

Research output: Working paper


Since 2000, more than 2 million Tibetans have undergone an unprecedented process of relocation and resettlement under the twin policies of “Ecological Migration” and the “Comfortable Housing Project”. This has seen the ending of Tibetan nomads’ traditional lifestyle and culture in favour of more closely regimented population management of the Plateau’s indigenous population.
Original languageEnglish
PublisherScottish Parliament's Cross Party Group on Tibet
Number of pages13
Publication statusPublished - Oct 2018


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