Statement of the Tibetan Parliament in Exile on the Occasion of the 59th Anniversary of the Establishment of Democracy of the Tibetan People in Exile

Pema Jungney, Speaker of Tibetan Parliament-in-Exile presents statement of Tibetan Parliament-in-Exile on the occasion of the 59th Anniversary of Tibetan Democracy Day ​Today is a momentous occasion marking the completion of 59 years of the establishment of the democratic system of the Tibetan people living in exile in the sacred … Continued

Statement of Tibetan Parliament-in-Exile on 53rd Tibetan Democracy Day

Fifty-three years ago, on this day the 2nd September in 1960, the Tibetan democratic system formally came into existence with the first directly elected representatives taking oath of office in accordance with the advice and wishes of Tibetan people’s supreme leader His Holiness the Dalai Lama, who believed that Tibet should … Continued