Rignam Wangkhang on Chyssem Project, a Permanent Archival Record of Tibetan Immigration to Canada

October 10, 2020

The Chyssem Project founding member Rignam Wangkhang featured in an interview with Tibet TV.

Grassroots Initiative Aims to Preserve Oral History of the First Tibetan-Canadians

October 3, 2020

The Chyssem project founding member Deki Jamyangling featured in a CBC article.

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"We hope that all the Tibetans who have come to Canada have received a warm welcome and that they will find our country a pleasant one in which to live, one which will fulfill their individual aspirations to the fullest extent possible." 


- Pierre Elliot Trudeau, August 27, 1971, in a letter addressed to His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama. 

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