A Conversation with Sikyong Lobsang Sangay – Council on Foreign Relations


May 14, 2013 7:57 am

Members of the audience listening to Sikyong Dr Lobsang Sangay at the Council on Foreign Relations event

Sikyong Dr Lobsang Sangay, the democratically-elected Tibetan leader and political successor to His Holiness the Dalai Lama, addressed one of the world’s most influential foreign-policy think-tank, the Council on Foreign Relations (CFR), based in Washington, on 8 March.

The Sikyong spoke on the way forward to find a mutually-acceptable solution to the problem of Tibet through dialogue with the Chinese government. The talk was moderated by Mr Jerome A. Cohen, Adjunct Senior Fellow for Asia Studies, CFR.

World’s prominent leaders like UN Secretary-General Ban ki moon, US Presidents Bill Clinton and George W. Bush, have appeared on the panel of CFR. CFR covers the major regions and significant issues shaping today’s international agenda. 

(View webcast)