Documents

ADN – Updated Terms of Reference (ToR)

Click here to download the revised Terms of Reference (ToR) as of September 16, 2015 (pdf file).   For inquiries, email to adn2013seoul@gmail.com.

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Outcome report on the 2nd Future of Human Rights and Democracy (Bangkok, July 27, 2015)

Outcome report on the 2nd Future of Human   Rights and Democracy   - Bangkok, July 27, 2015   This report is an outcome document from the 2nd Future of Human Rights and Democracy held on July 27 in Bangkok, Thailand. Attended by approximately 30 participants representing 21 organisations mostly based in Bangkok, the workshop was intended to gather inputs from them in order to list the priority issues and further develop strategies for

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ADN Annual Report 2014 – 2015

ADN is delighted to announce that our 2014 - 2015 annual report is now available online. The report reviews the programs and activities organized and operated by our partners and staffs. There were various platforms for us to advocate our agenda with an utmost aim of defending and promoting democracy more effectively. Read and download ADN 2014-2015 annual report.

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Outcome documents on The 8th Ministerial Conference of the Community of Democracies (CD)

Update on the outcome documents of the 8th Ministerial Conference of the Community of Democracies (CD)   Under the theme of “Democracy and Development”, the 8th Ministerial Conference of the Community of Democracies (CD) was held from July 21-24th in San Salvador, El Salvador under the presidency of the El Salvadoran government. Organized by the El Salvador Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the CD permanent secretariat, a variety of pressing

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[Ministerial Statements] 8th Ministerial Conference of the Community of Democracies

(July 28, San Salvador) - The delegates of Asia Democracy Network (ADN) attended the 8th Ministerial Conference of the Community of Democracies (CoD) in San Salvador from 22-24 July 2015. As a coalition dedicated to the promotion of democracy in Asia working with multi-stakeholders, the ADN met and exchanged views with a variety of democratic actors across the world and in Asia in particular. In Asia, India, Japan, Mongolia, Philippines and South

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[Civil Society Space] CIVICUS 2015 State of Civil Society Report

From Ebola to the bombing of Gaza, civil society was the first responder to humanitarian emergencies during the last year, but faces dire threats and a funding crisis around the world, says a new report. “During the last year civil society was everywhere, doing great work often at the frontline of the world’s challenges, but at the same time having to stave off threats to its very existence,” said Dr Dhananjayan Sriskandarajah, the CIVICUS

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Outcome document of Gwangju Asia Forum on Future of Human Rights in Asia

  As a joint initiative of the Asia Democracy Network (ADN) and the Asian Forum for Human Rights and Development (FORUM-ASIA) in partnership with May 18 Foundation, the Gwangju Asia Forum on the Future of Human Rights in Asia was held on May 16, 2015 in Gwangju, South Korea as part of the Gwangju Asia Forum (May 16-18, 2015). For download proceedings in pdf: Proceedings of Gwangju Asia Forum on the Future of Human Rights in Asia

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ACSC/APF 2015 ADN Final Report

ACSC/APF 2015 Strengthening Democracy in Asia and COD Final Report   Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia - The ASEAN Civil Society Conference/ ASEAN People's Forum (ACSC/APF) 2015 was held from March 22-24, 2015 in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. In partnership with SEACA and FORUM-ASIA, ADN held an inter-regional workshop "Strengthening Democracy in Asia and the Role of the Community of Democracies." Facing the trends of weakening democracy in the region of Asia,

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ADN Report on the Roundtable on the State of Democracy in South Asia

(Seoul, 29 May 2015) - Asia in itself has grappled with the diversity of culture and socio-economic backgrounds. In an attempt to bring inter-regional dialogue between the various sub-regions, the Asia Democracy Network (ADN) organized the round table discussion on the State of Democracy in South Asia inviting prominent activists and scholars mainly from South Asian countries such as Bhutan, Maldives, India, Nepal, Bangladesh, Pakistan, and Afghanistan.

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Final Documents from the 26th Summit of ACSC/APF 2015

Dear All,Sharing with you information shared with us by the organizers of the ACSC/APF 2015. The below are excerpts on ASEAN Civil Society from the final documents adopted at the ASEAN Inter-governmental Summit 2015.  Chairman's statement of the 26th ASEAN Summit Kuala Lumpur & Langkawi, 27 April "Our People, Our Community, Our Vision" Read more : http://asean2015.gov.my/index.php/news/news/item/97-chair   In the KUALA LUMPUR DECLARATION

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