13
Sep

Afghanistan: The Challenges Ahead at The Lecture Theatre, Institute of Advanced Legal Studies, 17 Russell Square, London  02:00 to 5.30pm (GMT+1)

The Democracy Forum:
an NGO's work and aims

The Forum was established in 2009 by Mr Sarup Singh Seehra, President of the High Wycombe Gurdwara, and the late Mr J S Bains, a councillor and social worker in Slough. It was the vision of former headteacher Mr. Ajit Singh Sat-Bhambra.
Our first patron was Baroness Nicholson of Winterbourne, and the Forum’s current president is Lord Charles Bruce. Previous chairs and vice-chairs have included Nigel Huddleston MP, Sir Peter Luff, and the late Sir Mota Singh.

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The Democracy Forum is a not-for-profit NGO which promotes ideals of democracy, pluralism and tolerance through public debate. While many of us in the West take such ideals for granted, they must be nurtured if we are not to lose them. To this end, for the past eight years The Democracy Forum has provided a platform for people from all sections of society and cultural backgrounds to get together to discuss socio-political issues that affect us all. In an increasingly volatile world, one of our principal aims is to challenge religious and political extremism, Read More..

What We do

The Forum hosts three to four annual public seminars and discussion groups on topics related to democratic values and composite culture.We invite academics and other experts to debate..

Our Aim

The Forum has hosted a number of seminars over the past several years and these have placed a strong emphasis on democracy, peace, the rule of law and human rights issues.

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Seminar: Afghanistan - The Challenges Ahead’ September 13th 2018
Seminar: Afghanistan - The Challenges Ahead’ September 13th 2018
Part 2 - Seminar: 'Afghanistan' The Challenges Ahead, 13th September 2018
Part 2 - Seminar: 'Afghanistan' The Challenges Ahead, 13th September 2018
Part 3 - Seminar: 'Afghanistan' The Challenges Ahead 13th September 2018
Part 3 - Seminar: 'Afghanistan' The Challenges Ahead 13th September 2018
Part 4 - Seminar: 'Afghanistan' The Challenges Ahead 13th September 2018
Part 4 - Seminar: 'Afghanistan' The Challenges Ahead 13th September 2018
Seminar 3 July 2018: Global Britain And India: A New ‘Special Relationship’? Part 1
Seminar 3 July 2018: Global Britain And India: A New ‘Special Relationship’? Part 1
Part 2 - Global Britain And India: A New ‘Special Relationship’? in collaboration with HJS
Part 2 - Global Britain And India: A New ‘Special Relationship’? in collaboration with HJS
Part 3 - Global Britain And India: A New ‘Special Relationship’? in collaboration with HJS
Part 3 - Global Britain And India: A New ‘Special Relationship’? in collaboration with HJS
Part 4 - Global Britain And India: A New ‘Special Relationship’? in collaboration with HJS
Part 4 - Global Britain And India: A New ‘Special Relationship’? in collaboration with HJS
Pre-seminar Interview with Pro. Pervez Hoodbhoy by Loveena Tandon - "Economic & political .....
Pre-seminar Interview with Pro. Pervez Hoodbhoy by Loveena Tandon - "Economic & political .....
Chai Chat on The Democracy Forum's Seminar Will The New US Afghan Policy Stop Cross-Border...
Chai Chat on The Democracy Forum's Seminar Will The New US Afghan Policy Stop Cross-Border...
Part-2, Chai Chat on TDF's Seminar "Will The New US Afghan Policy Stop Cross-Border Terror..."
Part-2, Chai Chat on TDF's Seminar "Will The New US Afghan Policy Stop Cross-Border Terror..."
TDF Seminar: Will The New US Afghan Policy Stop Cross Border Terror In The Region?
TDF Seminar: Will The New US Afghan Policy Stop Cross Border Terror In The Region?
Part-2 TDF Seminar: Will The New US Afghan Policy Stop Cross Border Terror In The Region?
Part-2 TDF Seminar: Will The New US Afghan Policy Stop Cross Border Terror In The Region?
Part-3 TDF Seminar: Will The New US Afghan Policy Stop Cross Border Terror In The Region?
Part-3 TDF Seminar: Will The New US Afghan Policy Stop Cross Border Terror In The Region?
Part-4 TDF Seminar: Will The New US Afghan Policy Stop Cross Border Terror In The Region?
Part-4 TDF Seminar: Will The New US Afghan Policy Stop Cross Border Terror In The Region?
Excerpt from an exchange between Senator John McCain (Chair) and General Joseph Dunford
Excerpt from an exchange between Senator John McCain (Chair) and General Joseph Dunford
Seminar Withered Democracy In Pakistan.. at Senate House, 17 Aug 2017(Part-1)
Seminar Withered Democracy In Pakistan.. at Senate House, 17 Aug 2017(Part-1)
The Democracy Forum: an NGO's work and aims
The Democracy Forum: an NGO's work and aims
Seminar 23 Feb, 2017 - "History of Balochistan Revisited"
Seminar 23 Feb, 2017 - "History of Balochistan Revisited"
Special Discussion Seminar September 16, 2016 : The Democracy Forum
Special Discussion Seminar September 16, 2016 : The Democracy Forum
Is Pakistan a Victim Or Perpetrator of Terrorism Part 3
Is Pakistan a Victim Or Perpetrator of Terrorism Part 3
NEWS CONFERENCE DELHI - Is Pakistan a Victim or Perpetrator of Terrorism?
NEWS CONFERENCE DELHI - Is Pakistan a Victim or Perpetrator of Terrorism?
Is Pakistan a Victim or Perpetrator of Terrorism Part 4
Is Pakistan a Victim or Perpetrator of Terrorism Part 4
DEMOCRACY FORUM PAKISTANPART 4
DEMOCRACY FORUM PAKISTANPART 4
China Pakistan Seminar
China Pakistan Seminar
CPEC Seminar part 2
CPEC Seminar part 2

TDF activities

Seminar Report

Seminar Report: ‘Afghanistan – the challenges ahead’ Institute...

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Barry Gardiner MP and Audience - TDF EVENT 3 JULY 2018
Seminar Report

Seminar Report : Global Britain and India: a...

The Democracy Forum, in collaboration with the Henry Jackson Society, brought together a panel of economists ...

The Democracy Forum Seminar-Panellists
Seminar Report

IMBALANCE OF POWER

A recent conference addressed the question of whether democracy can ever be compatible with the economic and political influence wielded by military elites For its first seminar of 2018, T ...