The Moscow office of the Friedrich Naumann Foundation For Freedom covers the Foundation’s activities in the Russian Federation, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, and Tadjikistan. The main topics of the Office activities are open society and culture; rule of law and human rights; market economy and entrepreneurship; European dialogue. The Foundation has partners in many cities and regions across Russia. Together with them, the Foundation carries out various projects and events: book fairs, exhibitions, film screenings, publishing projects, expert discussions and scientific conferences, polls, and podcasts among others.
Freedom: culture as a new messenger
The new project explores what cultural entrepreneurship is and where it stands in Russia and in the world.
The project started while the whole world was locked down and continued as a lockdown was lifted.
Moscow office of Friedrich Naumann Foundation launched a podcast about women in business and their stories.
Russian Media and the Rule of Silence
Learn how the authorities in Russia are trying to silence independent media. The event was jointly organized by the Kennan Institute and FNF. The panelists are Pavel Chikov – a Russian lawyer, a human rights advocate and head of the Agora group; Ivan Pavlov* – a Team 29 representative; Roman Anin* – investigative journalist, ex-partner of OCCRP and editor-in-chief of Important Stories media*. Moderated by Sergey Parkhomenko.
First Online School for Students Delivered from July 5 through July 10
First out of four online schools turned out to be a huge success even compared to offline activities.
New Business Order: How Startups Change Economy and Society
In their book authors show that the New Business Order changes the approach to values, too: liberal values become more important.
Liberalism in the 21st Century
The book contains transcripts of discussions held a part of the "Liberal answers to challenges of 21st century" project.