Hi guest, Register | Login | Contact Us
Welcome to Phayul.com - Our News Your Views
Wed 26, Sep 2018 01:12 AM (IST)
Search:     powered by Google
 MENU
Home
News
Photo News
Opinions
Statements &
Press Releases

Book Reviews
Movie Reviews
Interviews
Travels
Health
Obituaries
News Discussions
News Archives
Download photos from Tibet
 Latest Stories
Three monks from Ngaba held incommunicado after separate solo protests
“I have special connection with Rikon monastery”: Dalai Lama
Eligible Tibetan refugees must forego refugee benefits for passport: Ministry of External Affairs
His Holiness the Dalai Lama in Zurich: Pictures
Kashag’s proposed amendments in election rules stalled
‘Chinese spy’ arrested in Delhi
Dalai Lama in Zurich captured by Veteran Tibetan Photo-journalist Norbu Wangyal
Activists coalition rally against “Xi-the-Pooh” at Un headquarters in NY
Dalai Lama to be honored with Gandhidarshan award
16th Tibetan parliament’s 6th session opens
 Latest Photo News
Tibetan spiritual leader His Holiness the Dalai Lama addresses the gathering during the 50th year celebration of Tibet Insitute Rikon. The event was attended by around 4000 people from all parts of Europe. Around 4000 people have come to attend the function organised by Tibet Institute Rikon with support of Tibetan Community in Switzerland and Liechtensein. Winterthur, September 22, 2018. Phayul photo/Norbu Wangyal
His Holiness the Dalai Lama talking to media persons on his arrival at Vilnius, Lithuania. June 12, 2018, Photo: Tenzin Choejor/OHHDL
His Holiness the Dalai Lama attending the 100,000 prayer offering to Guru Padmasambhava at the Main Tibetan Temple in Dharamsala, HP, India on May 24, 2018. OHHDL Photo
more photos »
Advertisement
North America youth leaders convene to assess critical situation inside Tibet
By e-mail[Thursday, July 05, 2012 19:56]
Tenzin Namgyal Tethong and Tsewang Rigzin, President TYC with delegates at the 12th Annual meeting of Tibetan Youth Congress chapters in North America. (Photo/TYC)
Tenzin Namgyal Tethong and Tsewang Rigzin, President TYC with delegates at the 12th Annual meeting of Tibetan Youth Congress chapters in North America. (Photo/TYC)
DHARAMSHALA, June 5: The 12th Annual meeting of Tibetan Youth Congress (TYC) chapters in North America was held on June 30 to July 1, in Seattle, Washington.

Representatives from seven chapters attended the two day meeting which included New York/New Jersey, Portland/Vancouver, San Francisco, Wisconsin, Washington DC, Minnesota and Seattle.

Tenzin Namgyal Tethong, one of the founders of TYC and former Prime Minister of the Tibetan Government-in-Exile was the special guest. In his address, Namgyal Tethong shared his experiences during the beginning days of TYC and how the organisation gradually came into prominence. He stressed on the fact that besides the goal to regain Tibet’s Independence, TYC has excelled in raising awareness about democracy; strengthening unity and providing great social service to the community. He urged the delegates to sustain and further strengthen these important goals of TYC.

The two-day meeting was moderated by Tsewang Rigzin, President of TYC. In his inaugural address, he stressed on the need for Tibetans worldwide to organise major consistent campaigns to highlight the ongoing wave of self-immolations inside Tibet and fulfill the aspirations of the Tibetan who have sacrificed their lives for Tibet's independence.

The agendas for the two-day meeting included reviewing of last year’s resolutions for any pending resolutions; strengthening the struggle for Tibet’s independence; showing solidarity in deeds with the self-immolators inside Tibet; securing release of Tibetan political prisoners, and strengthening the organisation of TYC.

After intense deliberations, the meeting passed resolutions, including funding of the Rangzen Conference next year organized by TYC and lobbying United Nations and world leaders for immediate intervention to stop the undeclared martial law situation in Chinese occupied Tibet.


Based on a report submitted by TYC
Print Send Bookmark and Share
  Readers' Comments »
Be the first to comment on this article

 More..
Final Homage to the Sakya Dagchen, Cremation Ceremony to be held soon
BSNL to provide wi-fi facility in Mahabodhi temple premises
Book on Ngari by former MP launched
Dhondup wins Mr. Tibet Toronto 2015
TIPA conclude successful maiden trip to South Korea
Bylakuppe TCV Alumni to honor and celebrate Ama Jetsun Pema’s life
TNSA to livestream GCM football tournament 2016
Tibetans observe Zamling Chisang
4th GBM of Tibetan People’s Movement for Middle Way begins
Bangalore TYC holds 'Gratitude to His Holiness the Dalai Lama' Day
Advertisement
Advertisement
Photo Galleries
Advertisement
Phayul.com does not endorse the advertisements placed on the site. It does not have any control over the google ads. Please send the URL of the ads if found objectionable to editor@phayul.com
Copyright © 2004-2018 Phayul.com   feedback | advertise | contact us
Powered by Lateng Online
Advertisement