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.
"Empowering Women in Business: 'She Innovates' in Yangon"
“She Innovates,”' an initiative empowering 30 diverse entrepreneurs to reshape industries through innovation and leadership. Witness their transformative journey as they redefine conventional business paradigms and share their stories of success."
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 Global Lab 2023 scheduled for November 7th in Berlin, Germany. The journey began at the Falling Walls Lab Myanmar event held on August 26, 2023.
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.
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.