- Excerpts from the Damascus Declaration for Democratic National Change, signed by five opposition parties and nine national figures in Syria on October 16.
- The preamble to the Declaration of Principles for International Election Observation and the Code of Conduct for International Election Observers, endorsed on October 27 at the United Nations by 21 international organizations and NGOs concerned with election obser-vation.
- Excerpts from the Taipei Declaration on Democracy in Asia, signed by more than 300 democracy and human rights activists at the first biennial conference of the World Forum for Democratization in Asia, hosted by the Taiwan Foundation for Democracy on September 15-17.
Documents on Democracy
Issue Date January 2006
Page Numbers 181-84