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Peace Summit 2009

21/06/2009

Nobel Laureates in Dialogue, September 26 to 29, 2009

The Dalai Lama Center for Peace and Education will host His Holiness the Dalai Lama in Vancouver, September 26-29, 2009 for the Vancouver Peace Summit: Nobel Laureates in Dialogue. Joining the Dalai Lama will be Nobel Laureates: Archbishop Desmond Tutu, Jody Williams, Mairead McGuire and Betty Williams, as well as a number of respected international leaders from the realms of education, the arts, business, politics and social transformation.

The Summit will be built on dialogues held at the Chan Center for the Performing Arts and the Orpheum Theatre. The focus of these dialogues will include the themes of peace, education and women and peace-building. There will also be World Peace through Personal Peace, and Educating the Heart sessions at the summit.