Media Releases

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


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

Monday, June 19, 2006

The Dalai Lama will visit Vancouver from September 8–10, 2006 to host the Vancouver Dialogues 2006 -- the first in a regular series of dialogues sponsored by the Dalai Lama Center for Peace and Edu more

Wednesday, May 17, 2006

The Dalai Lama will visit Vancouver from September 8 to 10, 2006 to inaugurate the Dalai Lama Center for Peace and Education. The Center, scheduled for completion in 2009, will be a non-political, non-religious cultural institution that is aligned with the Dalai Lama's belief that each person should "develop the heart and work for peace within yourself and the world". The Center will act as a beacon for "educating the heart" through dialogue, education and research. more