Brussels: Lithuanian MPS Andrius Navickas & Laima Andrikienė of Parliamentary group for relations with Tibet, Parliament of Lithuania, will host a zoom discussion on ‘Tibet on the political agendas in Europe’ on 9 April 2021, Friday at 13:00-14:30 hrs Brussels local time.
As the discourse focuses on Tibet agenda in Europe, all the speakers are important voices representing Europe. They include Mr Mikulaš Peksa MEP, Chairman, Tibet Interest Group (TIG), European Parliament, Ms Isabel Santos MEP, TIG, European Parliament, Mr Tashi Phuntsok, Representative of His Holiness the Dalai Lama, Office of Tibet, Brussels and Mr Vincent Metten, EU Policy Director, ICT, Brussels.
Representative Tashi Phuntsok will briefly trace Tibet- Europe relations, highlighting the common grounds and identifying pressing agendas that Europe will need to address with full force and attention on the issue of Tibet.
The host of the webinar has been associated with Tibet for a very long time. The Second International Parliamentarians’ Convention of Tibet was facilitated by the Lithuanian Parliamentary Group on Tibet in 1995. MP Laima Andrikienė was the leading coordinator then and until her recent election in the national parliaments, she was associated with TIG in the European Parliament as MEP.
– filed by Office of Tibet, Brussels