Code of Conduct
Equality, tolerance and respect
Code of Conduct of the Friedrich Naumann Foundation for Freedom
We, the Friedrich Naumann Foundation for Freedom, provide offers pertaining to liberal political education in Germany and around the world. Through our activities, we create new momentum for liberalism. Through consulting, events, publications and public relations work, we empower people to actively engage with politics, and make the case for freedom. We bring together people and institutions that share our beliefs and share them with the wider community together with us.
This Code of Conduct provides a fundamental framework for our work. It serves as a guideline to ensure that we interact within the foundation and with our partners, clients and third parties in a manner that is appropriate, respectful, appreciative, and professional. In the event of potential or actual conflicts, this Code supports us in identifying, solving and learning from them.
The Code of Conduct is based on the most important principles of liberal thinking. The Friedrich Naumann Foundation for Freedom stands for equality, tolerance and respect - all its actions are guided by these.
The Code of Conduct applies to employees of the Foundation as well as to cooperation partners and service providers. Everyone is expected to respect the principles of the Code of Conduct.
We are responsible for each other
The Foundation welcomes the diversity of its employees who work together as equals. The Friedrich Naumann Foundation for Freedom does not tolerate discrimination, racism, mobbing or sexual harassment.
Our responsibility towards our partners, service providers, and society
All members of the Friedrich Naumann Foundation for Freedom treat all partners and service providers according to the principles of the Code of Conduct.
Engaging with Regulations and Laws, Assets, Property and Data
The Foundation complies financially as well as materially with the rules and regulations of the Code of Conduct. The Foundations financial resources shall be used exclusively in accordance with the purposes for which they are intended.
The Foundation for Freedom in Germany and the World
Based on the principles of liberalism, the Friedrich Naumann Foundation for Freedom offers political education in Germany and abroad. Our headquarter is located in Potsdam, and we maintain offices throughout Germany and in over 60 countries around the world.
With our events and publications, we help people to become actively involved in political affairs. We support talented young students with scholarships.
In cases of suspected violations of this Code of Conduct, every person can turn to the following contact points. All contact points are equally approachable at any time.