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In Need of a Toolbox Against Populism?

What is populism? Who are the modern populists and what do they stand for? How liberal political parties can stand-up to populism and counter the populist message? What are the main ingredients of a...

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FNF ELF Populism for Dummites Group Photo

Analytical Report: A New Security Policy for Eastern Europe?

Interested in the security policy situation in Eastern Europe?  Download now an analytical report from the Future of Freedom annual consultation.  Threats mainly stem from Russia, and more precisely...

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Report A new security policy for Eastern Europe?

Eine neue Sicherheitspolitik für Osteuropa?

Der Bericht umreißt die sicherheitspolitische Lage in Osteuropa. Gefahren gehen vor allem von Russland und genauer gesagt vom Kreml, und seinem Kurs eines aggressiven und militärisch unterfütterten...

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Report A new security policy for Eastern Europe?

Freedom Team Interview: Beate Apelt in Focus

Meet the new Project Director  for FNF Ukraine and Belarus. She is Beate Apelt and is one of the most established experts of Friedrich Naumann Foundation for East and Southeast Europe. Learn more...

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Freedom Team Interview: Lorin Stan in Focus

Meet the intern of FNF Southeast Europe in Bulgaria- Lorin Stan.  

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Visit of Manfred Richter, Treasurer of FNF, in Bulgaria

Mr Manfred Richter, Treasurer of the Foundation in Germany and Member of the Board of Directors, was our guest of honour at the regional conference in Sofia in October.  The event brought together...

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Richter as the special guest during the biannual Regional Directors' Conference for East and Southeast Europe

New Media Law in Russia

 The Russian State Duma passed a law on 15 November that designates foreign media as “agents”, who must expect far-reaching obligations such as more rigorous and more frequent examination of their...

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press freedom Julius von Freytag-Loringhoven, Project Director FNF Russia and Central Asia

Lashes and Suffocation Take Turns

Throughout 2016 and 2017, the decline of the freedom of media, expression and opinion continued. As Freedom House (FH) has recently noted in its report “Freedom of the Press 2017”, it is a world-wide...

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Wir suchen Verstärkung für unser Freedom-Team!

Wir suchen Verstärkung für unser Freedom-Team! Wir sind die deutsche Stiftung für liberale Politik und setzen uns weltweit in mehr als 60 Ländern für mehr Demokratie, Marktwirtschaft, Rechtstaat und...

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Raif Badawi Award Ceremony 2017

The Friedrich Naumann Foundation for Freedom has awarded this year’s Raif Badawi Award for courageous journalists to Turkish investigative journalist Ahmet Şık in absentia. The independent jury...

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Can Atalay accepts the journalist prize