Machik is a pioneer in education, community service and social innovation on the Tibetan plateau. Building on fifteen years of experience in the region, Machik has developed groundbreaking responses to challenges confronting Tibetan communities through capacity building and research.
|The Institute for Global Engagement (IGE) is a think-and-do tank at the forefront of the emerging field of religion and global affairs. IGE works worldwide with local partners to protect religious freedom and encourage the flourishing of societies through research, education and relational diplomacy.
The Oslo Coalition on Freedom of Religion or Belief is an international network of representatives from religious and other life-stance communities, NGOs, international organizations and research institutes. It works to advance freedom of religion or belief (FORB) as a common benefit that is accepted and embraced by all religions and persuasions.
The Institute for Global and International Studies is a program at George Washington University’s Elliott School of International Affairs. It comprises a multidisciplinary group of faculty and researchers devoted to global and international policy, governance and law, international development, ethics and values in global, international, and local relations, and urbanization and environment.
TGAP Convening Committee
Wang Hong, Vice Director, IEMG, Development Research Center
Egil Lothe, Director, China Project, Oslo Coalition
Dr. Losang Rabgey, Executive Director, Machik
Dr. Tashi Rabgey, Research Professor, George Washington University
Dr. Chris Seiple, President, Institute for Global Engagement
Zhao Shuqing, Director, IEMG, Development Research Center
PRC Institutional Hosts
Zhao Shuqing, Director Wang Hong, Vice Director
Institute of Ethnic Minority Groups Institute of Ethnic Minority Groups
Development Research Center Development Research Center
Chinese State Council Chinese State Council
TGAP Forum Co-Chairs
Tashi Rabgey, LL.M., Ph.D.
Research Professor of International Affairs
Tibet Governance Project
Machik-IGIS Joint Initiative
Elliott School of International Affairs
George Washington University
Institute for Global Engagement
Oslo Coalition for the Freedom of Religion or Belief
Elliott School of International Affairs, George Washington University