FNF Europe welcomes new colleague


Carmen Gerstenmeyer joined FNF Brussels Team in January 2018. As a European Affairs manager, she will analyse current political developments in the EU and publish policy analyses on various topics. She is going to liaise with FNF Europe’s network of national and European stakeholders (EU institutions, NGOs, parties) and accompany the European dialogue program.
Ms. Gerstenmeyer has an academic background in European studies and political science from Sciences Po Paris and Freie Universität Berlin as well as a franco-german Bachelor’s in crossborder cooperation and communication. Before moving to Brussels, she worked at the Berlin-based Institute for European Politics and has been active in the field of political education.

FNF Europe wishes Happy Holidays

Merry Christmas


The Brussels office of the Friedrich Naumann Foundation for Freedom would like to wish you a Merry Christmas and a happy New Year.

We would like to thank you for the trustworthy cooperation this year and are looking forward to many new opportunities of encounter and exchange in the coming year.

 Also in 2018 we will be back with current analyses, events and newsletters.


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Daenerys Targaryen, Foreign Invader

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At first glance, there should be no question as to who will win the contest between Cersei Lannister and Daenerys Targaryen. The Targaryen heir has all the cards: she has an unsullied army composed of the bravest soldiers in all the world. She has three – now only two – dragons. She also has a Dothraki horde. Any of these three could normally guarantee her victory – not to mention the Stark, Martell, Arryn and Tyrell support she has.

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