Friedrich Naumann Stiftung für die Freiheit Brüssel – Friedrich Naumann Foundation for Freedom Brussels

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In Cyprus, things have not looked very promising for liberal forces as conservative and communist governments took their turns. To promote truly liberal solutions, a group of Cypriots recently founded the “Centre of Cyprus Liberals-Hayek” (CCL). It is the first Cypriot think-tank with a distinct liberal focus.

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Im Januar finden in der Tschechischen Republik Präsidentschaftswahlen statt. Da Tschechien zurzeit vor einer sehr schweren Regierungsbildung steht, hat die Frage, wie der künftige Präsident seine Funktion sieht, einen hohen Stellenwert eingenommen. Wird er sich als politischer Akteur sehen oder als neutraler Repräsentant? Wird er die Regierungsbeteiligung extremer Parteien zulassen?

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EU-Kommission stellt ihre Pläne für 2018 vor. Für sie ist 2018 das letzte volle Jahr im Amt, bevor die EU-Bürger 2019 an die Wahlurne gehen. Höchste Zeit also, die letzten großen Reformen auf den Weg zu bringen.

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Das Regionalbüro Europäischer und Transatlantischer Dialog der Friedrich-Naumann-Stiftung für die Freiheit mit Sitz in Brüssel sucht zum frühestmöglichen Zeitpunkt eine/einen European Affairs Manager/in   (38 Std/Woche)

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The Brussels office of the Friedrich-Naumann-Foundation for Freedom together with the European Organisation of Military Associations (EUROMIL) organized the second event of the tripartite series „Overcoming Obstacles on the Way to European Army“. This public debate pursued the question, if and how democratic control mechanisms over armed forces could be transferred from the national to… Read More

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  Russian government has become more and more authoritarian over the last years, accelerated by the war in Ukraine and the annexation of Crimea. Russian official laws have branded selected NGOs as “foreign agents”.

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Humans of Freedom

LP1_7395Being a woman, a mother, a self-employed entrepreneur, and a political activist is hard and I often feel discriminated against. Still I keep fighting for liberal and human rights since for me reforming the society I live in is a deed of responsibility

IMG_4105We always have to re-invent ourselves. That’s what makes life so interesting. That’s what makes our life an adventure and not a place of despair.
Our society is based on freedom. And freedom means change, means discussion, changing opinion and influencing each other.

IMG_3913I would have never imagined that I would be able to work together with people from countries, who back then decided about the future of my country. Today, together with my colleagues from other Member States, I can now actively shape the future of not only my country, but Europe as a whole. 

AnnikaThe spirit that I got from home and which has shaped me significantly is the mind-set that only I am responsible of my life and nobody else. You can’t just stand there and wait for the things to happen. You need to go out there and do it and most importantly, work for it. Nothing in life comes for free, not even freedom.

A lively dialogue is based on tolerance and mutual respect. Our activities aim at promoting and developing these basic values through intercultural exchange.