About Bodean Hedwards

Bodean Hedwards is doing her PhD at Monash University on the criminalisation of border crossings and control in the zone between the Chinese Tibetan Autonomous Region, Nepal and India.


Tibet awaits its day in court over genocide claims


Spain drops a judicial investigation into alleged genocide and human rights violations against a number of Chinese leaders in Tibet, writes BODEAN HEDWARDS. Despite its reputation for pursuing international human rights violators, the Spanish National Court has dropped its investigation into claims of genocide in Tibet because of restrictions on the use of universal jurisdiction […]