The Friedrich Naumann Foundation for Freedom (FNF) promotes democracy, human rights, economic freedom, and curbing climate change. In Myanmar, we work with local partners in promoting and strengthening the foundation of a market-based economy. The foundation officially opened a country office in Yangon in 2013. Should you have any question or suggestion about our work, please contact us. You can also meet our team here.
Myanmar's Push for Climate Action: Heading to Falling Walls Lab Germany 2023
Myanmar's endeavor to tackle climate issues takes center stage with the title "Breaking the Wall of Climate Action with Green Schools." This distinctive title has been chosen to represent Myanmar at the upcoming Falling Walls Lab Germany 2023 event scheduled for November. The journey began at the Falling Walls Lab Myanmar event held on August 26, 2023.
Call for Accounting and Programme Assistant
The full-time position, based in Yangon, is open to Myanmar nationals only. FNF is a liberal Foundation from Germany, which promotes Democracy, Market Economy and Human Rights by cooperating with NGOs and Think Tanks in Asia and around the world.
AI: Challenges and opportunities for SMEs
AI is increasingly being used in businesses worldwide, including Myanmar to create job processes and manage business data more effectively. As AI continues to become a leading technology trend, businesses in Myanmar are recognizing the importance of incorporating AI into their operation.
Equity & Empowerment: Keys for Success Among Myanmar Women
“In Myanmar, women, although may know their ways forward, are quite restricted by their societal or family norms,” Su Su Nge from the Fifth Pillar said. “Because of these, they see the road and the garden in front of them but dare not come down from the house to walk their way forward.”
Launching Land of Growth Card Game to Myanmar Audience
In an exciting development for fans of business and economics, the Friedrich Naumann Foundation Myanmar Office launched a new market economy card game on 27th January 2023. The game, called "Land of Growth", is developed by the FNF Thailand Office to stimulate a complex market economy in a user-friendly and engaging way. They also need to adapt to changing market conditions, such as fluctuations in demand and supply, and respond to the actions of other players.
Embracing equity is the right thing to do
The aim of the IWD 2023 #EmbraceEquity campaign theme is to get the world talking about Why equal opportunities aren't enough. In this year quote, “Embrace Equity” for recognising that each women have different circumstances and allocates resources and opportunity needed to reach an equal outcome. #Equality means each individual is given the same resources and opportunities.
Global Europe – Global Expectations
Today, we are experiencing that the European Union and its model of democratic societies are losing their worldwide popularity. The growing global influence of actors with values, political systems, and worldviews that are diametrically opposing to those of the EU, as well as the renaissance of geopolitical blocs (as evidenced by the abstention of some states in the UN in condemning Russia's war of aggression), further reinforce this trend.