Monthly Archives: March 2014

2013 ADN Founding Assembly Proceedings

Proceedings of the 2013 Asia Democracy Network Founding Assembly held in Seoul, Korea in October.  

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2014 ADN Steering Committee Organization Directory

Information directory of the Steering Committee organizations.

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2013 ADN Charter of Principles

  ASIA DEMOCRACY NETWORK (ADN) Charter of Principles  Vision, Mission and Goal   ADN is committed to building a just, equitable and sustainable community of democratic societies in Asia, where all human rights of all individuals, groups and peoples are fully respected and realized. (Vision) ADN works to promote and advance democratization and democratic governance at all levels of society through effective solidarity and cooperation among civil

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2013 Seoul Democracy Declaration

Seoul Democracy Declaration Adopted: 22 Oct. 2013  We participants, democracy advocates and human rights defenders from various Asian countries, in the Founding Assembly of the Asia Democracy Network on the occasion of the 3rd Seoul Democracy Forum held in Seoul, Korea on 21 and 22 October 2013, 1)       Paying tribute to those who preceded us in the fight for democracy and human rights and consolidating their legacy, 2)       Recalling

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[Information] ADN/I10/2014/MAR Call for 2014 Asia Young Leaders for Democracy Program

ADN/I10/2014/MAR 12 March 2014 Dear Friends, The Taiwan Foundation for Democracy (TFD) will be conducting an annual Asia Young Leaders for Democracy Program to cultivate young leaders to advocate democracy across Asia. Please read below for detailed information from TFD or visit their website at http://www.tfd.org.tw/opencms/english/index.html. -ADN Secretariat- 2014 Asia Young Leaders for Democracy Program CALL FOR APPLICATIONS A politically active

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[Information] ADN/I9/2014/JAN Call for Action Against the Cambodian Crackdown on Protesters

ADN/I9/2014/JAN 10 January 2014 [Call for Action Against the Cambodian Crackdown on Protesters] Dear Friends, We would like to call your attention and request your action on the current ongoing fatal crackdown on the protests by textile workers in Cambodia. ADN partner organization the Cooperation Committee Cambodia (CCC) has informed us of the following facts regarding the situation. Here is the fact in brief of results of the violence and attempts

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[Information] ADN/I8/2013/DEC Call for the 10th Front Line Defenders Award for Human Rights Defenders at Risk 2014

Dear Friends, An exciting opportunity to nominate human rights defenders to the 10th Front Line Defenders Award for Human Rights Defenders at Risk 2014. Please refer to more information from Front Line Defenders below. Sincerely, ADN ___________________________________________________________________________   THE NOMINATION PROCESS FOR THE TENTH FRONT LINE DEFENDERS AWARD FOR HUMAN RIGHTS DEFENDERS AT RISK (2014) IS NOW OPEN... Front Line Defenders

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[Information] ADN/I7/2013/DEC Asia Democracy Research Network Meeting Results

ADN/I7/2013/DEC 27 December 2013 Dear Friends, Asia Democracy Research Network (ADRN) Inaugural Meeting and Workshop successfully held in Seoul, Korea The Asia Democracy Research Network (ADRN) Inaugural Meeting and Workshop was held on November 25-26, in Seoul, Korea. A research pillar within the wider activities of Asia Democracy Network (ADN), ADRN was founded to play a meaningful role in Asian democratic transition and consolidation after the

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[Information] ADN/I6/2013/DEC Nepal CA Election Results

ADN/I6/2013/DEC 22 December 2013 Dear Friends, Upon review of the tentative reports from the dispatched election observers in the recently held Constitutional Assembly elections in Nepal on the 19 November 2013, it was concluded that overall the elections were generally a success. The observing organizations have indicated that overall the elections were free and fair. An admirable aspect of the elections, indicated by observers, was the fact that

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[Information] ADN/I5/2013/DEC Call for Tji Haksoon Justice and Peace Award

ADN/I5/2013/DEC 2013 December 1 Dear Friends, We apologize for the short notice as the deadline is fast approaching. However, we want to share with you the open call for the Justice and Peace Award by the Tji Haksoon Justice and Peace Foundation, an opportunity to recognize those working selflessly towards democracy and human rights for all. The Tji Haksoon Justice and Peace Foundation located in Seoul Korea have made an open call for nominations

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