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Danielle Mitterrand

Danielle Mitterrand has died; Tibetans lose a great champion

Danielle Mitterrand died today in Paris at the age of 87. Mme. Mitterrand was the widow of François Mitterrand (President of France from 1981-1995) and well known for her human rights work. She was recognized by His Holiness the Dalai Lama with the International Campaign for Tibet’s Light of Truth Award in 1999 “for unwavering […]

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Danielle Mitterrand, Hugh Richardson and Richard Blum to receive ICT’s Light of Truth Awards

The former first lady of France, Danielle Mitterrand; former British Envoy to Tibet, Hugh Richardson; and prominent Californian philanthropist, Richard Blum are the recipients of this year’s Light of Truth award of the International Campaign for Tibet (ICT). The Dalai Lama will present the awards at a ceremony on October 11 at the Stephen S. […]

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