Regional Vice-Chair, Asia-Pacific Region

  • Announcing the 2019 Candidates for DA South Korea Leadership

    Get ready, the Democrats Abroad South Korea 2019 election is coming!

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  • published Hanoi-area 5th Primary Debate Watch Party in Events 2019-11-06 18:15:12 -0500

    Hanoi-area 5th Primary Debate Watch Party

    Calling all Hanoi-area Democrats Abroad! 

    Ready or not, the fifth Democratic Primary debate is just around the corner.  And Democrats Abroad Vietnam will host a debate watch party on Thursday, 21 November 2019 starting at 6:00 PM!

    Fellow Democrats in Hanoi will gather at Turtle Lake Brewing Company to watch the next Democratic primary debate, hosted by MSNBC and The Washington Post.  Join us for some excellent craft brews and food (buy-your-own) while we watch our candidates go head to head.

    All are welcome, so bring your friends and family.

    WHEN
    November 21, 2019 at 6pm
    WHERE
    Turtle Lake Brewing Company
    105 Phố Quảng Khánh
    Hà Nội
    Viet Nam
    Google map and directions
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  • Announcing the 2019 Candidates for DA Vietnam Leadership

    Democrats Abroad Vietnam is well on its way to roaring back to life!

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  • DA South Korea General Meeting and Elections on WebEx

    Come show your support for Democrats Abroad South Korea as we get fully prepared for 2020, the most important election year of our lives!

    Join us online via WebEx for our General Meeting and Elections on Saturday, 30 November starting at 12:00 noon.

    Please RSVP below for the WebEx link and connection details.

    Please connect with our in-person group on WebEx to meet up with fellow Democrats across South Korea, hear about our exciting plans for 2020, and elect our local leaders who will lead DA South Korea.

    Fancy taking a leadership role with DAROK?  If you would like to nominate yourself or another member for a leadership position, please complete this form before 16 November, or contact the DA South Korea Nominations and Elections Committee at southkorea-nec@democratsabroad.org.  Position descriptions are here.

    If you happen to be in Seoul and would like to join us in person, please do!  The more people we can bring together, the more prepared we will be to Get Out The (Blue) Vote!

    At our General Meeting, we will also be voting on updated bylaws to guide DAROK.  You can review the proposed bylaws here.

    We look forward to meeting you and seeing all of your tremendous excitement and motivation as we look to paint 2020 blue!

    WHEN
    November 30, 2019 at 12pm
    WHERE
    Camarata Music Company
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  • DA South Korea Pumpkin Pie, General Meeting, and Elections in Seoul

    Come enjoy some PUMPKIN PIE and show your support for Democrats Abroad South Korea as we get fully prepared for 2020, the most important election year of our lives!

    Join us in Seoul for our General Meeting and Elections on Saturday, 30 November starting at 12:00 noon.

    We will gather at Camarata Music Company for some good camaraderie as we meet up with fellow Democrats in Seoul, hear about our exciting plans for 2020, and elect our local leaders who will lead DA South Korea.

    Fancy taking a leadership role with DAROK?  If you would like to nominate yourself or another member for a leadership position, please complete this form before 16 November, or contact the DA South Korea Nominations and Elections Committee at southkorea-nec@democratsabroad.org.  Position descriptions are here.

    If you can't attend in person, you can always join us online.  The more people we can bring together, the more prepared we will be to Get Out The (Blue) Vote!

    At our General Meeting, we will also be voting on updated bylaws to guide DAROK.  You can review the proposed bylaws here.

    We look forward to meeting you and seeing all of your tremendous excitement and motivation as we look to paint 2020 blue!

     

    WHEN
    November 30, 2019 at 12pm
    WHERE
    Camarata Music Company
    1 Sinheung-ro 7-gil Yongsan 2(i)ga-dong
    Seoul 140-022
    South Korea
    Google map and directions
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  • published Reviving DAROK! in News 2019-10-24 21:36:04 -0400

    Reviving DAROK!

    After a long quiet period, Democrats Abroad South Korea is excited to be on its way toward revitalization!  We will be holding elections for local leaders and a General Meeting of the membership at the end of November 2019 so we can be fully prepared to hit the ground running in 2020.  

    We are now accepting nominations for leadership positions within DAROK.  Any member of DAROK may stand for election.  You may nominate yourself or another member by completing THIS FORM.

    Nominations close on 16 November 2019, so act fast!

    Please contact the DAROK Nominations and Elections Committee at southkorea-nec@democratsabroad.org if you have any questions.


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  • donated 2017-04-28 04:12:31 -0400

  • Congratulations to the 2017-2019 DANZ Executive Committee

    DANZ held its 2017 Annual General Meeting and biennial elections on Saturday 18 March.  In addition to hearing an engaging speaker talk about his experiences in Venezuela under the Chavez regime and the parallels between Chavez's and Trump's rise to power, we elected a full Executive Committee for the 2017-2019 term.  Congratulations to:

    Melanie Dutt (Auckland), Chair
    Ronald Nelson (Wellington), Vice-Chair
    Christine Valverde (Wellington), Secretary-Treasurer
    Amanda Claire Richards (Wellington), Counsel
    Dawn Dromgool (Katikati), At-Large Member
    Wendy R. London (Hawera/Wellington), At-Large Member

    Many thanks to everyone who attended and voted, either in person in Auckland and Wellington or by Webex from across New Zealand.  The DANZ Excom looks forward to hearing from you, so please do get in touch.


  • published DA-Cambodia is on Facebook! in News 2016-09-20 04:36:17 -0400

    DA-Cambodia is on Facebook!

    Be sure to join us on the Democrats Abroad Cambodia Facebook group

    It's a great place to connect with other local Democrats.  Hope to see you there!


  • published The 2016 Debate Schedule is Here! in News 2016-07-31 21:01:40 -0400

    The 2016 Debate Schedule is Here!

    The 2016 Presidential and Vice-Presidential debate schedules have been announced.  Here are the corresponding dates and times for us here in New Zealand:

    Presidential debates
    Tuesday, 27 September 2016, 2:00-3:30 PM
    Monday, 10 October 2016, 2:00-3:30 PM
    Thursday, 20 October 2016, 2:00-3:30 PM
     
    Vice-Presidential debate
    Wednesday, 05 October 2016, 2:00-3:30 PM
    We hope to have debate parties in the evenings to watch recordings of Hillary smashing Trump in the debates.  If you’re interested in hosting a debate watch party, please get in touch with Kat.

  • published Welcome to Democrats Abroad New Zealand in News 2015-12-09 02:55:54 -0500

    Welcome to Democrats Abroad New Zealand

     

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    Kia ora! 

    Welcome to the Democrats Abroad New Zealand page.  We are the official country committee for American Democrats living in New Zealand.  Here you will find information about our upcoming events across the country and how to contact the DANZ Executive Committee.

    Feel free to get in touch with any of us if you have questions, suggestions, or just want to meet up for a cuppa.

    Please send press inquiries here.

    Don't forget to join DANZ on Facebook and follow us on Twitter @DemsAbroadNZ!

    Cheers!

    Michael Haught, Chair
    Democrats Abroad New Zealand
    Info-New-Zealand@democratsabroad.org