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Insight: Bali Democracy Forum: Whose event is it?

  • Ignas Kleden

Jakarta | Thu, November 8 2012 | 10:44 am

PREMIUM In 2008, the Indonesian government set up an international forum that was intended to become a meeting point for countries that shared common concerns about democracy and its development. During the first five years of its existence, the Bali Democracy Forum (BDF), however, was known to Indonesian people more (or merely) for its name rather than for its programs. The annual meeting has become an i...