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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 2,000 grants to support the projects of non-governmental groups abroad who are working for democratic goals in more than 100 countries.
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January 30, 2023

Digital Directions: January 30, 2023

Digital Directions is a curated newsletter from the International Forum on the evolving relationships among digital technologies, information integrity, and democracy.

January 25, 2023

Kloop Media Fights for Transparency in Kyrgyzstan

Despite increasing pressure, journalists from Kloop Media shine a light on corruption and the loss of transparency in Kyrgyzstan.

January 25, 2023

Countering Kleptocracy: January 25, 2023

The Countering Kleptocracy newsletter shines a light on how transnational kleptocracy serves as a vehicle for theft, repression, and influence for political elites—and how democracies can respond.

January 20, 2023

New Report: The Next Stage in the Battle Against Kleptocracy

As democracies seek to crack down on global kleptocracy, authoritarian regimes are quickly adapting and finding new ways to launder their ill-gotten wealth.

January 18, 2023

Forum Focus: January 2023

Monthly news from the National Endowment for Democracy‘s International Forum for Democratic Studies on global challenges facing democracy around the world.

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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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