Nobel Peace Delegation to Tibet 2009

Dates: 27 October 2009
Location: Dharamsala, Himachal Pradesh, India

Description

The laureates travelled to Dharamsala to mark 50 years of exile for the Dalai Lama and the Tibetan people.

Call to Action

His Holiness the Dalai Lama and the Tibetan community prevailed on governments of the world to press the government of China to undertake a constructive dialogue with representatives of the Tibetan people. They asked that Tibet should be a zone of peace, free of nuclear weapons, where fundamental rights and democratic freedoms are honored, and the natural environment is restored and protected.

Campaign

Thank You Tibet

Laureates

Shirin Ebadi
Mairead Maguire
Jody Williams

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