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[Side Event] “Envisioning the UN Guiding Principles on Local Government and Human Rights; Learning from Human Rights Cities”
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Side Event on the Occasion of the Inter-sessional Panel on Local Government and Human Rights of the UN Human Rights Council “Envisioning the UN Guiding Principles on Local Government and Human Rights; Learning from Human Rights Cities” UNOG, Geneva, September 4, 2017, 1.30 – 3 PM   International NGO Forum on Indonesian Development (INFID), partner with United Cities and Local Government - The Committee on Social Inclusion, Participatory

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[ADN Statement] Democracy and Justice Prevails in South Korea
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REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji Democracy and Justice Prevails in South Korea March 11, 2017, Seoul, Korea - The Asia Democracy Network congratulates South Korea on its perseverance of rule of law and democracy. It has been three months since the people of Korea took to the streets participating in peaceful demonstrations weekly, resisting and calling for the impeachment of President Park Geun Hye after a corruption scandal was revealed.  Since the South Korean

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[Youth Exchange Program] National Youth Commission Philippine-Korea Youth Exchange Program
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[National Youth Commission] CALL FOR APPLICATIONS: 2016 PHILIPPINE-KOREA YOUTH EXCHANGE PROGRAM The National Youth Commission in partnership with the Ministry of Gender Equality and Family of the Republic of Korea (ROK) opens the application to the 2016 Philippine-Korea Youth Exchange Program which will be held on July 20-29, 2016 in Seoul and Jeonju, ROK. With the theme Historical Culture, the program aims to provide cultural experiences of Korean

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[ADN Info] Statement By The United Nations Special Rapporteur On The Rights To Freedom Of Peaceful Assembly And Of Association At The Conclusion Of His Visit To The Republic Of Korea
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Statement By The United Nations Special Rapporteur On The Rights To Freedom Of Peaceful Assembly And Of Association At The Conclusion Of His Visit To The Republic Of Korea (Source from UNSR's Freeassembly website)   (Jan. 29, 2016) SEOUL – I would like to thank the Government of the Republic of Korea for inviting me to undertake this official mission here from 20 to 29 January 2016, my first to Asia. I would also like to thank the Government

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[Information] ADN/I4/2013/NOV Launching of the Asia Democracy Research Network (ADRN)

ADN/I4/2013/NOV 2014 December 27 Dear Friends, We hope we find you well amidst your endeavors for democracy. Continuing the momentum of the Asia Democracy Network (ADN) Launching, we are excited to announce the inaugural meeting of the Asia Democracy Research Network (ADRN) that will take place from November 25-26 in Seoul hosted by the East Asia Institute (EAI). As a key pillar within ADN, ADRN aims to establish a research network in Asia to promote

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[Information] ADN/I1/2013/OCT Founding Assembly of ADN

ADN/I1/2013/OCT 28 October 2013 Dear ADN Friends, Greetings from Seoul! Hope the rest of your stay after the ADN Founding Assembly in Korea was fruitful and your return journey home safe and pleasant. To continue the momentum of advocating democracy, we would like to share with you the Seoul Democracy Declaration and Charter of Principles which was adopted at the official launching ceremony of the ADN and its program on 22 October 2013. The results

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