For Reporters

The NED is a valuable resource for information related to democracy worldwide. Staff experts are available to comment on democratic development and related topics in Africa, Asia, Central Europe, Eurasia, Latin America, and the Middle East. :: MORE

Latest News

Apr 14, 2014

New Issue of the JoD: Nelson Mandela, Ethnic Power-Sharing and Monarchies

The April Issue of the Journal of Democracy explores the legacy of Nelson Mandela through the eyes of a US ambassador, the difficulties of sharing power between different ethnicities and how monarchies have helped the evolution of democracy. Also featured are essays on South Asia, Zimbabwe and Freedom House's Freedom in the World report for 2013. :: MORE

Apr 9, 2014

NED-funded program featured by NDI on International Roma Day

Florin Priboi's interview with the National Democratic Institute on April, 8th, National Roma Day, highlights a NED program engaging Roma where they are often persecuted.  :: MORE

Apr 2, 2014

Nadia Diuk interviewed on RTÉ Radio

 Appearing on RTÉ Radio 1(Irish Public Radio) on Monday, March 31st, 2014, NED Vice President Dr. Nadia Diuk discusses the massing of Russian troops on Ukraine's border. 

  :: MORE

Mar 18, 2014

Nadia Diuk interviewed on CNN concerning the Crimea Vote

Nadia Diuk, Vice President of the National Endowment for Democracy, discusses Crimea's controversial referendum. :: MORE

Mar 11, 2014

NED Vice-President Nadia Diuk Discusses Threat to Eastern Europe

NED Vice-President Nadia Diuk appeared on PBS NewsHour to discuss "What's Russia's Ambition in Eastern Europe?" :: MORE

Feb 27, 2014

Nadia Diuk Interviewed on Recent Events in Ukraine

NED Vice President Nadia Diuk appeared on the Diane Rehm show, PBS NewsHour, RTE Radio 1, and Sirius XM Radio to discuss recent events in Ukraine. :: MORE

Feb 27, 2014

Ecuador’s Restrictive Press Law is Focus of March 5 Event with Sanctioned Cartoonist

The National Endowment for Democracy and its Center for International Media Assistance (CIMA) will host a March 5 luncheon discussion about Ecuador’s new communication law and how the government is using it to further restrict space for freedom of expression and independent news media in Ecuador. :: MORE

Feb 27, 2014

"Venezuela Needs an Outside Moderator"

Miriam Kornblith, NED Director for Latin America & the Caribbean, contributed to The New York Times' Opinion Pages on the evolving situation in Venezuela. :: MORE

Feb 21, 2014

Reagan-Fascell Fellow Sergii Leshchenko on The Diane Rehm Show

Reagan-Fascell Fellow Sergii Leshchenko was on The Diane Rehm Show on Friday, February 21. :: MORE

Feb 19, 2014

NED President Carl Gershman Honored on Lithuanian Independence Day

NED President Carl Gershman received the Lithuanian Diplomacy Star, the award of honour of the Lithuanian Ministry of Foreign Affairs, on Feb. 18, 2014, in Washington, DC. :: MORE