Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies Program on Energy and Sustainable Development Stanford University






Taiwan's Democracy and China's Democratic Development: A Conversation  
CDDRL Special Event

Date and Time
October 20, 2006
4:30 PM - 6:00 PM

Availability
Open to the public
No RSVP required


Speakers
James C. F. Huang - Minister of Foreign Affairs of Republic of China (Taiwan)
Larry Diamond - Senior Fellow at the Hoover Institution

In this conversation, Huang and Diamond will talk about a variety of issues associated with notable challenges confronting democracy in Taiwan. Specifically, their topics will include Taiwan's democracy and China's democratic development, Taiwan's relations with the U.S., Cross-strait relations, and Taiwan's diplomacy.

The Honorable James C. F. Huang is Minister of Foreign Affairs of Republic of China (Taiwan). Before he was appointed Foreign Minister, Huang served as Deputy Secretary-General (2004-2005) and Director-General of Department of Public Affairs at Office of the President (2002-2004). He also served as Deputy Director-General (2001-2002) of Department of Information and Liaison and Senior Researcher (2000-2001) at Mainland Affairs Council of Executive Yuan.

Larry Diamond is Senior Fellow at the Hoover Institution, Stanford University, and founding co-editor of the Journal of Democracy. At Stanford University, he is professor by courtesy of political science and sociology, and he coordinates the democracy program of the Center on Democracy, Development, and the Rule of Law (CDDRL), within the Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies (FSI).

Location
Bechtel Conference Center
Encina Hall
616 Serra Street
Stanford University
Stanford, CA 94305
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FSI Contact
Eric Chen-hua Yu