Post-apartheid South Africa’s democratic quest resembles a good thriller–just as the plot seems clear, a twist appears in the tale.
Volume 10, Issue 4
Southeast Asia After the Crisis
Debating Democracy Assistance
Review of The Lexus and the Olive Tree, by Thomas L. Friedman.
Reports on elections in Indonesia, Kuwait, Malawi, and Venezuela.
Excerpts from: the “Sana’a Declaration” and remarks by Yemeni prime minister Abdul Karim Al-Eryani from the Emerging Democracies Forum; Indonesian Democratic Party of Struggle chairwoman Megawati Sukarnoputri’s remarks; remarks from South African president Thabo Mbeki; the “Rio de Janiero Declaration.”
Lane Kirkland (1922-99); Emerging Democracies Forum; Democracy Forum for East Asia; CIVITAS World Congress; Spanish Commission to Support Democracy Fund; World Movement for Democracy: Report on NED’s International Forum.