21.06.2018News

"Reaffirming the Power of Innovation"

The seminar on “Liberals, Property and the Environment” was an exhilarating deep dive into the first principles of liberal philosophy, economic theory and comparative institutional analysis. The...

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Liberals, Property and the Environment
25.05.2018Message

Discover the Breadth of FNF's Engagement and Activities in 2017

On 19 May 1958, Germany’s federal president, Theodor Heuss, brought together friends and long-time companions at his official residence, the Villa Hammerschmidt in Bonn, to found the Friedrich...

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FNF Annual Report
23.05.2018News

Merkel: "The Foundation for Freedom Keeps Its Promises"

Liberal quotations and visual mementos from 60 years of foundation work are hanging from the ceiling in the huge former factory hall of the STATION Berlin. History meets modernity. To remember the...

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The Keynote Speakers at our 60th Anniversary
17.05.2018News

Smart Mobility in Germany

The year 2007 heralded a turning point when for the first time in history more than 50% of the world’s population lived in cities. The mass migration from the country side to the urban centers is...

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Smart Mobility in Germany
01.01.2018Events

What's up, IAF?

Curious what we're up to here at IAF this year?   

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What's up IAF, 2018

24.11.2017News

Experiences, Benefits and Challenges of Decentralization

In October 2017 Friedrich Naumann Foundation for Freedom (FNF) invited a delegation from the Philippines for an international visiting program on “Experiences, Benefits and Challenges of...

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Filippino delegation
03.08.2017Message

Coalition Building and Strategic Partnership

Our seminar on Colaition and Strategic Partnership - what's it all about? Wulf Pabst gives a brief overview of the content and topics covered. You can find more detailed information in our seminar...

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Coalition Building and Strategic Partnership
17.02.2017Message

Rule of Law and Fundamental Rights

Rule of law is another indispensable fundamental aspect of liberal democracy. It is a term widely used and proclaimed but quite often not properly understood and well defined. In this years IAF...

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At the Federal Constitutional Court in Karlsruhe, Germany
20.01.2017Message

The Future of Privacy in the Age of Big Data

An increasing number of people, devices, and sensors are nowadays connected by digital networks which have revolutionized the ability to generate, share, and access information. Data create enormous...

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The Future of Privacy in the Age of Big Data
28.11.2016Message

Transitional Justice

The study tour, comprising of six strategically selected participants – two from Zimbabwe, two from Tanzania and two from South Africa, started in Brussels with a broad overview of ‘transitional...

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Transitional Justice

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