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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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2015 Gwangju Prize for Human Rights Award Ceremony
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Gwangju, South Korea - The Gwangju Prize for Human Rights was established in 2000 in an effort to promote the spirit of the May 18 Democratic Uprising. The Prize goes to an individual or organization from all around the world who has made significant contributions to the advancement of human rights, unity, solidarity, and world peace in their community and country. This year's laureate of Gwangju Human Rights Prize is Ms. Latifah Anum Siregar, a

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