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THE NATIONAL ENDOWMENT FOR DEMOCRACY

The National Endowment for Democracy (NED) is a private, nonprofit foundation dedicated to the growth and strengthening of democratic institutions around the world. Each year, NED makes more than 1,600 grants to support the projects of non-governmental groups abroad who are working for democratic goals in more than 90 countries.
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November 19, 2018

Democracy Research News November 2018

The November 2018 issue of Democracy Research News highlights regional research from NDRI members around the world.

November 01, 2018

Latin America's Shifting Politics, Tools for Responding...

The International Forum for Democratic Studies' October 2018 "quick hits" newsletter features recent news and events on topics ranging from Latin America's shifting politics to authoritarian interference.

October 29, 2018

NED Remembers Lodi Gyari (1949-2018)

It is with great sadness that the National Endowment for Democracy (NED) learned today of the passing of longtime friend and partner Lodi Gyari, a tireless fighter for the rights of the Tibetan people. 

October 23, 2018

Journal of Democracy October 2018 Issue: Latin America's...

The October 2018 issue of the Journal of Democracy features a seven-article cluster investigating the trends underlying recent changes in Latin America's political landscape.

October 05, 2018

NED Congratulates Dr. Denis Mukwege, winner of 2018 Nobel...

[embed]https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=17&v=KU62X6iV1ZI[/embed] The National Endowment for Democracy (NED) congratulates Dr. Denis Mukwege, the winner of the 2018 Nobel Peace Prize, which he received jointly with Iraqi...

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Initiatives of the National Endowment for Democracy

  • WORLD MOVEMENT FOR DEMOCRACY

    A network of activists, practitioners, scholars, policy makers, and funders who work

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  • INTERNATIONAL FORUM FOR DEMOCRATIC STUDIES

    The Forum strives to bridge the gap between academic research and the practice of democracy.

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  • journal of democracy

    The Journal of Democracy is the world’s leading publication on the theory and practice of democracy

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  • CENTER FOR INTERNATIONAL MEDIA ASSISTANCE

    Raises the visibility and improves the effectiveness of media development around the world.

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