Monthly Archives: August 2015

Parliamentary General Election in Sri Lanka
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On August 17, 2015 today the people of Sri Lanka is expected to exercise their vote in parliamentary elections. In Sri Lanka the elections such as today's general election are significant to determine the future direction. Asia Democracy Network (ADN), as a regional network committed to promoting and defending the value of democracy, supports the online campaign #IVotedSL officially launched by the Centre for Monitoring Election Violence (CMEV)

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[ADN SC News] ANFREL Elections Observation Mission in Sri Lanka 2015
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Asia Democracy Network Steering Committee member the Asian Network for Free Elections (ANFREL) in collaboration with Sri Lanka's People's Action for Free Elections (PAFFREL) is currently in Sri Lanka for an Election Observation Mission (EOM) to monitor the upcoming Parlimentary elections that is scheduled to be held on August 17, 2015. The observation mission is comprised of 14 international election observers from 12 countries across Asia. ANFREL

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[Fellowship] NED Reagan-Gascell Democracy Fellows Program – Call for Applicants
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  CALL FOR APPLICATIONS Reagan-Fascell Democracy Fellows Program  CALL FOR APPLICATIONS Reagan-Fascell Democracy Fellows Program JOIN THE NED FAMILY Dedicated to international exchange, the Reagan-Fascell Democracy Fellows Programoffers five-month fellowships to leading democracy activists, journalists, and scholars from around the world.  During their time in residence at NED’s International Forum for Democratic Studies, fellows reflect

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[Update] 3rd Glocal Advocacy Leadership in Asia Academy (GALAA)
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3rd Glocal Advocacy Leadership in Asia Academy (GALAA) "Mainstreaming Human Rights and Democracy into Post-2015 Development Goals" 1-8 August 2015 Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, Thailand   (Bangkok, 4 August) - From 1 - 8 August the third Glocal Advocacy Leadership in Asia Academy (GALAA) is taking place in Bangkok, Thailand with the main theme of "Mainstreaming Human Rights and Democracy into Post-2015 Development Goals." This year, the

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[Update] The Future of Human Rights and Democracy in Asia II, Bangkok-Thailand
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(Bangkok, Thailand) – Leading democracy advocates and human rights defenders gathered in Bangkok, Thailand to discuss the trends and challenges to human rights and democracy to develop a future agenda and action plan in Asia. Co-organized by the Asia Democracy Network (ADN) and the Asian Forum for Human Rights and Development (FORUM-ASIA), the second regional consultation on the Future of Human Rights and Democracy in Asia was held on July 27,

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