10 October 2014
President Benigno S. Aquino III, together with other leaders and participants of the Bali Democracy Forum VII, posed for a group photo after the opening session of the forum at the Bali International Convention Center in Bali, Indonesia. Joining the President for the group photo were Sultan of Brunei Hassanal Bolkiah, Indonesian President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono and Timorese Prime Minister Xanana Gusmao.
The Bali Democracy Forum VII carries the theme “Evolving Regional Democratic Architecture:the Challenges of Political Development, Public Participation and Socioeconomic Progress in the 21st century”. It is attended by 85 countries from the Asia-Pacific and four international organizations.