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Jun 10, 2013

In the Huffington Post, NED's John Knaus writes on Burmese Activist Min Ko Naing

John Knaus, NED Senior Program Officer for Asia, writes on Burmese Activist and recent NED honoree Min Ko Naing on the Huffington Post Blog. :: MORE

Jun 10, 2013

The Washington Post on recent NED honoree Min Ko Naing

Burmese activist and NED Democracy Award winner Min Ko Naing is the subject of a recent Washington Post editorial. :: MORE

May 31, 2013

Pakistan Grantee Fields All-Female Election Observer Team

Aware Girls, a Peshawar-based NED grantee that was co-founded by sisters Saba and Gulalai Ismail, fielded Pakistan’s first-ever election observation team composed entirely of young women. Their work was profiled in the Washington Post and the Guardian (UK). :: MORE

May 21, 2013

North Korea Grantees Featured in the Guardian

Free North Korea Radio and Daily NK, both NED grantees, were featured in “North Koreans tune in for a glimpse of the outside world” in The Guardian (UK, May 1, 2013). :: MORE

Mar 15, 2013

The Economist discusses the Journal of Democracy's recent articles on China

In "The Old Regime and the Revolution" (3/16/13), the Economist cites the Journal of Democracy's January 2013 cluster "China at the Tipping Point?" :: MORE

Mar 14, 2013

NED's Carl Gershman reviews "Escape from Camp 14" in Journal of Democracy

NED President Carl Gershman reviews Blaine Harden’s Escape from Camp 14: One Man’s Remarkable Odyssey from North Korea to Freedom in the West in the April issue of the Journal of Democracy. :: MORE

Jan 7, 2013

Democracy blogger arrested in Vietnam

In a letter to the Prime Minister of Vietnam, the National Endowment for Democracy has expressed its deep concern over the Dec. 27 arrest of prominent human rights lawyer and blogger Lê Quốc Quân in Vietnam. :: MORE

Dec 12, 2012

Speaking Out for Peace Prize Laureate Liu Xiaobo

On Wednesday, December 12, NED president Carl Gershman testified about the Liu’s case before the Congressional-Executive Committee on China. :: MORE

Oct 26, 2012

NED Democracy Award recipient, Visiting Fellow honored with Oxi Day Foundation awards

NED 2008 Democracy Award recipient Chen Guangcheng and current  Visiting Fellow Dr. Fouzia Saeed were honored by the Washington Oxi Day Foundation for their work and “courageous action to promote or protect freedom and democracy,” at a dinner Oct. 25. :: MORE

Sep 28, 2012

AP features former Reagan-Fascell fellow in report on Vietnam's internet crackdown

Former Reagan-Fascell Democracy Fellow Le Quoc Quan was featured prominently in an Associated Press story on internet crackdowns in Vietnam. :: MORE