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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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June 11, 2019

Lessons Learned from the Biens Mal Acquis Trials in France...

An International Forum working paper on transnational kleptocracy and lessons learned from the Biens Mal Acquis trials in France, written by Tutu Alicante.

June 10, 2019

Shanthi Kalathil Testifies Before Congressional-Executive...

Shanthi Kalathil testified before the Congressional-Executive Commission on China on the Chinese party-state's manipulation of the information space.

June 05, 2019

 “China’s International Influence on Democracy”

Read Christopher Walker's Testimony before the United States Senate Committee on Foreign Relations on  “China’s International Influence on Democracy.”

May 21, 2019

Defenders of Human and Religious Rights in China to Receive...

The National Endowment for Democracy will honor defenders of human and religious rights in China with its 2019 Democracy Award at a June 4th ceremony in the U.S. Capitol, exactly 30 years after the massacre of pro-democracy demonstrators in...

May 16, 2019

China’s Foreign Influence and Sharp Power Strategy to...

Christopher Walker testifies before the U.S. House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence.

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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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