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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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February 26, 2021

Documenting Victims Killed by Iran’s Government, NED Grantee...

[caption id="attachment_28909" align="aligncenter" width="916"] Screenshot of the Omid Memorial by the Abdorrahman Boroumand Center for the Promotion of Human Rights and Democracy[/caption] Even before their father—an Iranian lawyer and...

February 22, 2021

Democracy Research News February 2021

Democracy Research News is the electronic newsletter of the Network of Democracy Research Institutes (NDRI), a membership association of institutions that conduct and publish research on democracy and democratic development.

February 09, 2021

International Forum for Democratic Studies February 2021...

This edition of the Forum's quarterly newsletter highlights recent research and publications, a new issue of the Journal of Democracy, the annual Lipset Lecture, and more.

February 05, 2021

Defend Democracy in Burma: Joint Statement by Global Democracy...

Burma's military seized control on Monday after detaining President Win Myint, State Counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi, Union Election Commission Chairman U Hla Thein, other members of the National League for Democracy (NLD), and civil society leaders...

January 28, 2021

Kenneth Wollack Elected New Chairman of NED Board of Directors

On January 8, 2021, the Board of Directors of the National Endowment for Democracy (NED) elected a new Chairman, Kenneth Wollack, as well as six new members to its Board of Directors:  Jessica Adelman, Roxanne Brown,  Ambassador Reuben Brigety,...

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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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