The Ilham Tohti Institute (ITI) is a non-governmental organization named after the unjustly imprisoned Uyghur academic: Professor Ilham Tohti. The multi-national entity is open to anyone regardless of nationality, ethnicity and religious affiliation, who agrees with Prof. Tohti’s ideals and shares his vision. The Ilham Tohti Institute has the goal to promote Prof. Ilham Tohti’s ideas and help to put them into reality. The ITI will promote them internationally as an instrument to help achieve freedom, equality, democracy, peace and stability for the Uyghur people and frienship amongst the numerous ethnicities living in China.