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[EVENT] Gwangju World Human Rights Cities Forum
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  Gwangju World Human Rights Cities Forum Happening Now! In collaboration with Gwangju Metropolitan City, Korean Association of Human Rights Studies, Asia Development Alliance, UCLG and KOICA, ADN organized the International Human Rights Cities Network Workshop in Gwangju, Korea. Jinho Song, Vice-President of KOICA and Jong-je Jeong, Vice-Mayor of Gwangju Metropolitan City gave the opening remarks. Former ADN Secretary General Anselmo Lee is

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[EVENT] International Human Rights Cities Network (HRC-Net) Workshop (Oct 19-20)
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International Human Rights Cities Network (HRC-Net) Workshop: Localizing SDGs and Peace in Human Rights Cities – Pathways for Peaceful, Just, Inclusive and Sustainable Communities Date: October 19-20, 2018 Location: Gwangju, South Korea Co-Organizers: Gwangju Metropolitan City, Korean Association of Human Rights Studies (KAHRS), Asia Development Alliance (ADA), and the Asia Democracy Network (ADN) in partnership with the United Cities and Local

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Call for Nominations: Gwangju Prize for Human Rights 2017
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The May 18th Memorial Foundation has announced its call for nominations for their 2017 Gwangju Prize for Human Rights 2017. Please spread widely! Dear Respected Human Right Colleagues and Activists,  Greetings from the May 18 Memorial Foundation, We hope you are doing well. It is immense pleasure to inform you that, The May 18 Memorial Foundation cordially inviting the nominations for the Gwangju Prize for Human Rights 2017 and Gwangju Prize

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[ADN Statement] Malaysia: ADN Condemns Travel Ban of Bersih Activist
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Malaysia: ADN Condemns Travel Ban of Bersih Activist   May 17, 2016 The Asia Democracy Network condemns the barring by Malaysian authorities of Ms. Maria Chin Abdullah, a member of the Berish Movement, from boarding a plane oppressing her basic freedoms on route to South Korea. Ms. Abdullah was held at immigration without clear reason and prevented from leaving the country. As one of the leaders of the Berish Clean and Free Elections movement

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Outcome document of Gwangju Asia Forum on Future of Human Rights in Asia
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  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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[Information] ADN/I3/2013/NOV Gwangju Human Rights Prize

ADN/I3/2013/NOV Dear Friends, Greetings from the ADN Secretariat in Seoul. We have received exciting information from the May 18 Foundation, participating organization in the ADN Founding Assembly! We want to relay to you about their call for nominations for their Gwangju Prize for Human Rights 2014. Please spread the word and if you know of a human rights defender that you feel is appropriate for this prize please nominate! Two of our ADN participants,

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