September 18, 2017

The Globalization of Venality: Kleptocracy's Corrosive Impact...

04:00 PM - 05:30 PM

Propelled by globalization and the openness of the international finance system, kleptocratic regimes project their power beyond their borders, purchasing regional media outlets, hiring Western PR firms, and engaging international lawyers and bankers to launder their images and protect their wealth.


September 01, 2017

NED Welcomes 2017-18 Cohort of Penn Kemble Fellows

The National Endowment for Democracy (NED) is pleased to announce the selection of its 2017-18 Penn Kemble Forum Democracy Fellows. This group of 31 rising leaders represents a dynamic cross-section of young...


August 07, 2017

Remarks by Carl Gershman on Promoting Democratic Cooperation in Asia

The democratic struggles that have been waged in this region over the past decades, and the enormous progress that has been made in so many countries in promoting the rule of law and accountable and effective...


July 25, 2017

FORUM Q&A: Philip Howard on Computational Propaganda’s Challenge...

Dean Jackson of the International Forum for Democratic Studies spoke with Phil Howard to discuss political bots, computational propaganda, and the challenges they pose to democracy.