TFD has extended application for 2011 Asia Democracy and Human Rights Award

Each year, the Asia Democracy and Human Rights Award of the Taiwan Foundation for Democracy is awarded to one individual or organization that has made significant contributions to the advancement of democracy or human rights in Asia through peaceful means. The Award consists of a sculpture and a US$100,000 grant from the TFD to support the ongoing work of the laureate, to be presented at an official ceremony in Taipei on December 10th, International Human Rights Day.

Nominations are open to the public, and TFD Chairman Wang Jin-pyng invites you to send your nomination for the 2010 Asia Democracy and Human Rights Award. To submit a nomination, please download the official 2011 ADHRA Nomination Form and refer to the enclosed instructions. All nomination materials are due no later than July 18, 2011. All applicants must have TWO recommendation letters ready along with basic information written on the application form and send it BY POST to the following address:


Taiwan Foundation for Democracy (ATTN: ADHRA)

No 4, Alley 17, Lane 147

Sec 3, Sinyi Road, Taipei

Taiwan 106


For more information, feel free to write email to or phone this number: +886-2-2708-0100, ext. 218