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Prisoner of Conscience: Roman Sushchenko

In 2016 Ukrainian journalist Roman Sushchenko travelled from Paris to Moscow on a private visit. However, Russian authorities arrested him on suspicion of espionage. They did not inform Sushchenko’s...

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Prisoner of Conscience: Anastasia Shevchenko

In January 2019 Anastasia Shevchenko, a Russian activist, was put under house arrest, the first person to face criminal prosecution under the so-called “undesirable organizations” law. The...

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Anastasia Shevchenko

Prisoner of Conscience: Gozel Bayramli

In May 2017, Gozel Bayramli, an Azerbaijani politician and deputy chair of the opposition Popular Front Party, APFP, was returning to her home country from a medical treatment in neighboring Georgia...

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Gozel Bayramli

Prisoner of Conscience: Afgan Mukhtarli

In May 2017 Afgan Mukhtarli, an Azeri investigative journalist living in self-imposed exile in Georgia, went out to see a friend in Tbilisi, the Georgian capital. Once the meeting was over he rang...

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Freedom Team: „One Foundation“ in Sofia

I would like to share my impressions from the two-month exchange program "One Foundation" in Sofia. This was a wonderful time to experience the work of the FNF between Croatia and Russia up close...

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Peter Cichon

Freedom Team Interview: Jana Conrad in Focus

In our next Freedom Team interview, you get to know our former intern, Jana Conrad from Germany. 

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Jana Conrad

Innovation in East and Southeast Europe

Modern, industrialised societies rely on innovation. Only innovations enable companies to stay competitive in an ever growing, global market. Hence, governments and businesses should invest in their...

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Innovation in East and Southeast Europe

EWA East Europe 2019 Interviews

Watch here a series of interviews for women in politics with the trainers, participants and alumni in EWA East Europe 2019.   Below is the playlist on our Youtube channel FreedomTV Europe.  

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Meet EWA Class of 2019

Premiere of The Black Book of Public Money Waste in Moldova

THE BLACK BOOK OF PUBLIC MONEY WASTE is a project of the Friedrich Naumann Foundation for Freedom, implemented in partnership with the Association of Independent Press. We took up with project in...

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Victory, Tragedy and the Future of Freedom

The fall of the Berlin Wall exactly 30 years ago was a great victory for freedom. Until today the feeling of happiness remains. It was shared by most people in Germany. All those, who have...

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