New network advancing ‘inclusive democratization’ in Asia

National Endowment for Democracy LogoDemocracy Digest from the National Endowment for Democracy (NED): Asia Foundation “As civil society in Asia has made significant progress over the past several decades, the need for a forum that brings together the major players to focus on key challenges to inclusive and participatory democracy has become increasingly important, The Asia Foundation’s Barbara Smith  and  Peter Beck write: Although there have been attempts at organizing civil society organizations in Asia into a broader network, the Asia Democracy Network is positioned to be more active and have a more enduring impact. The network is made up of over 100 NGOs and civil society organizations from 26 countries around the region working in fields ranging from media freedom to human rights.

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New network advancing ‘inclusive democratization’ in Asia

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