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Tibet National Uprising Day, MARCH 10: Events across Canada

March 10, 2018

On Saturday March 10, Tibetans and supporters around the world will commemorate the 59th Tibet National Uprising Day and honour the thousands who died in March 1959 while peacefully expressing their devotion to His Holiness the Dalai Lama and their unease with Chinese policies in Tibet.

We invite you to join the demonstration in one of the following cities in Canada and show your support for human rights in Tibet.

Ottawa

11:00 am to 12:00 pm – Gathering and guest speaker at Parliament Hill, Ottawa

12:00 pm – 12: 30 pm March from the Parliament Hill to the Chinese Embassy (515 St. Patrick Street)

12:00 pm - 14:30 pm Vigil for imprisoned Tibetan writers


Vancouver

1 pm to 2 pm – Rally at the Vancouver Art Gallery, 750 Hornby St, Vancouver (Georgia Street side, North side of the building)

2 pm to 3 pm – March from the Vancouver Art Gallery to the Chinese Consulate at 3380 Granville Street, Vancouver (at 16th Ave).

3 pm to 5 pm – Protest at the Chinese Consulate


Toronto

9:00 am: Gathering and National Anthems at Parkdale Collegiate Institute (209 Jameson Ave.)

9:30 am: March to Nathan Phillips Square via Queen St W

11:00 am: Rally and Main Program at Nathan Phillips Square

1:00 pm: March to Chinese Consulate

2:00-2:30 pm: Rally and End


Calgary

10:00 am – Gather at City Hall, 800 McLeod Trail SE, near 9 th Avenue

10:30 am – Speeches

11:30 am – March along McLeod Trail to Stephen Avenue to 9 th Street SW to 6 Avenue SW

12:00 pm – Arrive at Chinese Consulate at 1011 6 Avenue SW

12:30 pm – Vigil
2:00 pm – End of Rally





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