Media Releases

Thursday, August 28, 2014

We are delighted to announce that His Holiness The Dalai Lama will be returning to Vancouver for the Heart-Mind Summit.  We invite you to apply to be a volunteer for this engaging event happening on Tuesday, October 21st, 2014.The Heart-Mind Summit hosted at the Vancouver Convention Centre East, will provide a stage for the Dalai Lama and influential British Columbians – from business, community, education, research and media – to explore what each can do as an individual or as a group to ‘Educate the Heart’ of children and youth. more

Wednesday, August 27, 2014

- FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE -Visit will engage prominent thought leaders from education, business, academic research and the community to expand focus on social and emotional well-being in children and youth across the province more

Monday, July 21, 2014

On April 5, 2014 my life changed significantly when my husband was in a serious car accident during a trip to Australia. At the time, we did not know what lay ahead – 4 to 6 weeks in hospital was what doctors suggested when he came off of the critical list. more

Thursday, January 19, 2012

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Wednesday, August 3, 2011

 For Immediate ReleaseAugust 3, 2011 Geoff Plant Joins DLC Board of Trustees The Dalai Lama Center for Peace and Education is pleased to announce Geoff Plant as the newest member of its Board of Trustees. more

Tuesday, January 18, 2011

Marjorie-Anne Sauder has become the newest member of the Board of Trustees of the Dalai Lama Center for Peace and Education. Sauder’s name is familiar to anyone who attends the University of B.C., since it was her family who, with a $20 million gift to the university, helped establish the Sauder School of Business. more

Sunday, December 6, 2009

On December 6, 2009, The Dalai Lama Center for Peace & Education, a not-for-profit, non-religious foundation co-founded by the Dalai Lama, launched a special project to help thousands of people in Uganda receive necessary medical equipment. more

Wednesday, September 23, 2009

On September 27 & 29, 2009, His Holiness the Dalai Lama is participating in a global peace summit that will bring five Nobel Laureates and many more world-renowned thinkers to Vancouver to talk about the role of education in creating a more compassionate, peaceful world. The event will be broadcast online for a global audience. more

Wednesday, September 6, 2006

Mayor Sam Sullivan and the trustees from the Dalai Lama Center for Peace and Education welcomed his Holiness to Vancouver today for the official inauguration of the Center and the beginning of a se more

Wednesday, August 16, 2006

The Dalai Lama Comes to Vancouver for the Vancouver Dialogues 2006 A select group of local high school students will kick off the school year on Sept. 8, 2006 by meeting His Holiness the XIV Dalai Lama, the internationally renowned advocate of peace, tolerance, mutual respect and universal responsibility. more