Mr Salah Elouadie, the current President of Damir, is a figure of intellectual and national human rights activism who was imprisoned between 1974 and 1984 for his political activism. As a partner of the Foundation, Mr Elouadie participated in a seminar at the IAF on "Taking a stand against political or religious extremism", among other topics. In early 2019, he led the first draft of a civil society memorandum for the new development model in Morocco with Damir.
"The Friedrich Naumann Foundation has accompanied the Damir movement since its creation in 2013. The Damir movement thanks the Foundation for its support and hopes to strengthen the ties that bind them today."