The Friedrich Naumann Foundation for Freedom (FNF) promotes democracy, human rights, economic freedom, and curbing climate change. In Southeast and East Asia, we have offices in Bangkok, Hanoi, Jakarta, Manila, Seoul, Taipei, and Yangon. We also work in Malaysia. In Malaysia we work with 11 local partners. Should you have questions or suggestions about our work, please contact us. You can also meet our team here.
The Emancipative Commitment: Readings on Woman Discourse
Explore the transformative discussions in "The Emancipative Commitment: Readings on Woman Discourse." Join scholars like Nancy Fraser, bell hooks, Arundhati Roy, Romila Thapar, and Kartini as they delve into gender justice, inclusive feminism, and the legacies of thought leaders. Dr. Azhar Ibrahim guides these sessions, emphasizing the importance of a committed approach and the transformative potential of pain and struggle in feminist theory. Discover their insights into recognition, redistribution, the limitations of identity politics, and the challenges faced by women in the Nusantara region.
Defending The Open Society
Embark on a captivating journey through the heart of the Open Society Seminar. A diverse group of 24 participants from 20+ nations converged in Gummersbach, Germany. Explore the fight for an open society amid rising extremism, with insights from distinguished guest speakers. Witness the resilience of renewal at the Dresden Church and the chilling truth at the Stasi Archive. Experience the overwhelming impact of Buchenwald. Join the camaraderie that unites defenders of liberal values. An unforgettable quest to rejuvenate the liberal soul awaits.
MUDA & PH: Who owes Who?
Join MKR's podcast for an in-depth look at Malaysian politics and MUDA's journey post-Pakatan Harapan. Amir Hariri Abdul Hadi, MUDA's Secretary-General, provides exclusive insights. Explore their separation, political mentorships, and rise as an opposition force. We discuss key issues, including their relationship with DAP, political education, and their ties to PH. With Syed Saddiq's input, get a fresh perspective on the current political landscape.
Tax Basis: Goods and Service Tax (GST) vs Income Tax
In this thought-provoking podcast, we delve into the complex world of Goods and Services Tax (GST), a tax system that has undergone a remarkable transformation in public perception. Once viewed as oppressive, GST is now hailed as a key driver of national economic growth. Yet, the fear of taxes still lingers among the people. Join us as we explore this dichotomy with IDEAS financial expert, Ms. Sharmila Suntherasegarun.
Malaysia's State Budget: What you need to know?
Join Alissa Rode on KUASA's podcast for insights into Malaysian governance, including the annual budget process and fiscal challenges. Financial experts also discuss state budget transparency. A valuable resource for governance understanding.
Europe must unite in the face of global challenges
The Reshape Europe Conference of the Friedrich Naumann Foundation for Freedom on 10 October 2023 set a milestone in the global dialogue on the question: How can Europe become more resilient and sovereign to stand up to autocratic governments? Together with international experts, the Foundation discussed the challenges of the new era in terms of economy, security, energy and the liberal values of democracy.
Telenisa Statistics and Findings 2022
This year marks the 20th anniversary of Telenisa. Telenisa was established in 2003 to provide legal advisory service for women and men, to inform them on their legal rights under the Islamic Family Law and the Syariah Criminal Oﬀences Law in Malaysia.