Tibetan Information Office (TIO) is based in Canberra.

Australia, New Zealand and South East Asia’s New Representative Karma Singey assumes office

The outgoing Representative Mr. Lhakpa Tshoko greeting new Representatives Karma Singey

Canberra, 14 April:  Representative Karma Singey for Australia, New Zealand and South East Asia, formally took charge from the outgoing Representative Lhakpa Tshoko in a ceremony on 14 April.

Kasur Chope Tsering bore witness to the handing-taking over of the Representatives in person. Similarly, Secretary Karma Choeying of the Department of Information and International Relations was witness to the handing taking over ceremony virtually.

The brief ceremony was attended by other Board members of the Tibet Information office as well.

Representatives and members of various Tibetan community leaders greeted the outgoing and the new Representative by offering them traditional scarves.

Representative Karma Singey was the former Secretary of the Department of Education while outgoing Representative Lhakpa Tshoko has been appointed the new Secretary of the Department of Religion and Culture, Central Tibetan Administration.

Incoming Representative Karma Singey & outgoing Representative Lhakpa Tshoko with TIO
board members.

Both Representatives with various Tibetan Community Leaders in Australia.