FNF Philippines provides platforms on open and digital society, as well as social market economy. It provides innovative solutions that translate complex concepts of freedom into language that is relatable to Filipinos. By utilizing digitally innovative tools in its programs and activities, it aims to trigger discussions and initiate actions, thus promoting citizen engagement and empowerment in all sectors of society.
"Never Give Up, Never Surrender” West Philippine Sea
“Independence demands that we always act and assert our sovereign rights. Kung tatahimik ka lang dahil takot ka ay hindi ka independent. Takot ka,” said Philippine Maritime Law Expert Prof. Jay Batongbacal. Citing a movie quote, he added, “Despite all the challenges, despite the disparity in power… ‘Never give up, never surrender.' "
CALL FOR PARTNERSHIPS AS FNF PHILIPPINES GEARS TOWARDS SMARTER MOBILITY! FOR FREEDOM.
An open call for research papers, projects and campaigns highlighting ways on how transport sector could be improved and how it could contribute to the reduction of carbon emissions and economic freedom.
Thank you, President Aquino
The Friedrich Naumann Foundation for Freedom mourns with the Filipino people and the liberal community worldwide for the untimely passing of Former Philippine President Benigno “Noynoy” Aquino III. He led a “straight path” to ensure that lives were uplifted through honest and decent governance.
All women are wonder women
For Rep. Josy Limkaichong, public service entails sacrifice, but it doesn't compare to the rewarding experience of being able to empower individuals and helping them uplift their lives.
Presenting: Wonder Women of Southeast Asia
A digital policy specialist. A human resource professional and homemaker. A business manager turned civil society activist. An architect, technologist, and educator. A frontline doctor. A public official creating spaces for entrepreneurship. Women who will share innovative ways to restart.
Hans van Baalen – A great European
Hans van Baalen, ALDE President and member of the Board of Trustees of the Freedom Foundation, passed away tonight. Like no other, he shaped liberalism in Europe and tirelessly carried the message of freedom to the outside world. From now on, as a liberal family, we must continue alone along the path he blazed. His commitment to a united Europe will remain unforgotten.
‘To Be Human’: Films for Human Rights
Seventeen films from the EU and the Philippines were screened in an event dubbed “To Be Human: A Human Rights Film Screening Special” organized by the Friedrich Naumann Foundation (FNF) with the Cultural Center of the Philippines, the European Union Delegation to the Philippines, and the Commission on Human Rights.