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[EVENT] Secretary General Speech given at the opening session of the Asia Democracy Conference (ADC)

  Secretary General Speech given at the opening session of the Asia Democracy Conference (ADC)   “Peace and Democracy – Democracy Transition and Social Integration in Asia”   Colombo, 24-25 August 2018   Honorable Vice Chairman of Korea Democracy Foundation (KDF), Mr. Jinwoo Jeong, Respectful Director of the Institute for Korean Democracy Mr. Hyungsik Shin Former Secretary General of ADN, Anselmo Lee, Regional Coordinator of

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[EVENT] Secretary General Ichal Supriadi giving a welcome speech at the Asia Democracy Conference 2018

  Secretary General Ichal Supriadi giving a welcome speech at the Asia Democracy Conference 2018 being held now in Colombo, Sri Lanka

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[ADN Statement] CAMBODIA MUST REMEDY ITS DETERIORATING DEMOCRACY

    CAMBODIA MUST REMEDY ITS DETERIORATING DEMOCRACY   Seoul, Korea – The Asia Democracy Network (ADN) welcomes the series of release of a few political prisoners who have been detained by the Royal Government of Cambodia (RGC) in the recent years. Land rights and human rights defender, Tep Vany was released on 20 Aug 2018 after being unjustly imprisoned for almost two years. Meanwhile on August 21st, the Phnom Penh Municipal Court also

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[STATEMENT] JOINT STATEMENT: Civil Society Groups Call for the Release of Tep Vanny

JOINT STATEMENT: Civil Society Groups Call for the Release of Tep Vanny Phnom Penh, 14 August 2018 - Land activist and human rights defender Tep Vanny has been unjustly detained for two years, for defending the rights of the Boeung Kak Lake community and her fellow Cambodians. We, the undersigned civil society organisations and communities, condemn her ongoing imprisonment and call on the authorities to immediately and unconditionally release

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[STATEMENT] Joint Letter to UN Special Rapporteur on the rights to freedom of peaceful assembly and association

To the President of Bangladesh, H.E. Md Abdul Hamid Bangladesh: Release all those arbitrarily arrested and investigate police abuse Dear President Hamid, We are writing to express our concerns about serious violations of civic freedoms perpetrated during recent protests in Bangladesh. We urge your government to take immediate steps to address these issues in accordance with your international human rights obligations. Our organisations are concerned

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ADN 2013-2015 Reference Documents

I. ADN Internal Governance Meetings 1. ADN Founding Assembly (2013 October 21-22, Seoul, Korea) s   Charter of Principle s   Terms of Reference s   Seoul Democracy Declaration 2. ADN Steering Committee Meeting s  1st Steering Committee Meeting (2014 February 5, Singapore, Singapore) s  2nd Steering Committee Meeting (2014 September 12, Taipei, Taiwan) s  3rd Steering Committee Meeting (2015 March 22, New Delhi, India) s  4th Steering

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Proceedings of Asia Democracy Forum – State of Democracy in Asia: Challenges and Opportunities for Civil Society (Seoul, 2 November 2015)

The proceedings of the Asia Democracy Forum summarizes the discussions made during the Asia Democracy Forum that took place on November 2, 2015, Seoul during the 8th World Movement for Democracy Assembly. The theme of the Forum was "the State of Democracy in Asia – Challenges and Opportunities for Civil Society" to assess the current state of democracy across the region and challenges and opportunities for civil society and pro-democracy movement

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ASEAN Peoples’ Forum 2015 – Reclaiming the ASEAN Community for the People

ASEAN Civil Society Conference - ASEAN People's Forum 2015   Reclaiming the ASEAN Community for the People   17-19 November 2015, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia   The ASEAN Civil Society Conference/ASEAN People's Forum (ACSC/APF) is an annual forum of civil society organisations (CSOs) in ASEAN held parallel to the ASEAN Summit of Heads of State. Participants consist of representatives from civil society organizations, NGOs, people's organizations

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“A Call for Democratic Renewal” – Statement of Steering Committee of World Movement for Democracy

A Call for Democratic Renewal   Statement released by the Steering Committee of the World Movement for Democracy November, 2015   Democracy is being challenged today as never before since the end of the Cold War. The challenge is not the result of a particular crisis or democratic breakdown but has multiple sources. It is reflected in the conclusion of the most recent Freedom House global survey that human rights and civil liberties have

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ADN – Updated Charter of Principles

Click here to download the updated Charter of Principles as of August in 2015 (pdf file).   For inquiries, email to adn2013seoul@gmail.com.

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