October 20, 2021

The 2021 NED Democracy Award: Honoring Central American...

04:00 PM - 07:00 PM

The 2021 NED Democracy Awards highlighted the voices of inspiring Central American activists and shared analysis from leading regional experts, the U.S. Congress and the Biden Administration.


July 22, 2020

The 2020 Democracy Awards: Honoring Sudan's Civil Society

09:30 AM - 12:00 PM

NED honored three organizations working tirelessly to strengthen civil society in Sudan with the 2020 Democracy Award.


June 03, 2019

China’s Repression Model: Tiananmen, Today, Tomorrow

12:00 PM - 02:30 PM

Key policy makers, activists, and experts will discuss the urgent need to confront and counter the brutal persecution of Uyghurs, Tibetans, and Chinese Christians, as well as how to challenge the spread of China’s Repression Model within and beyond its borders.


June 13, 2018

Beyond Pyongyang: Connecting with the People of North Korea

08:30 AM - 12:00 PM

NED hosted a discussion of recent developments featuring the insights of key policy makers and experts in U.S. – DPRK relations, as well as the recipients of NED’s 2018 Democracy Award. These activists discussed how exposure to and engagement with the outside world is changing North Korea from the inside, and what that change means for the future of North Korea and its people.