FNF MENA holds Economic Freedom of the Arab World Conference

What relates changes in the Arab World to Economic Freedoms? The Friedrich Naumann Foundation Middle East and North Africa held a conference with experts from the MENA region as well as from abroad...

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FNF Jerusalem's Annual Weekend Seminar to Rahat

FNF Jerusalem conducted the annual weekend study seminar for the members of its ME 2.0 Palestinian-Israeli Young Business Leaders Forum. The bilateral Forum provided a platform for young...

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Cybercrime Laws in the Arab World

In the past few years, numerous countries in the Arab World have enacted or updated existing laws to counter cybercrimes. While such laws are intended to govern and perhaps prevent cybercrimes, they...

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Women Empowerment? ...Hello from the Other Side!

Recently, the news surrounding the freshly elected Finnish Prime Minister has been dominating the media. As the topic of women empowerment is one of my personal and professional topics of interest, I...

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Women Empowerment

Media: A Vice or Virtue in a Radicalized World?

The world we live in is one of extremes... filled with polarization and radicalization. Freedom of expression faces increasing threats and unprecedented challenges worldwide. More than ever before,...

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Nora Bremer's Internship Experience at FNF

Who are you? (Where are you from and what interested you in an internship at FNF MENA?) My name is Nora Bremer, I am 22 years old and from Berlin. I stayed 3.5 month in the Regional Office in Amman....

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Socio-Economic Challenges and Jordan's Foreign Policy

Socio-Economic Challenges and Jordan's Foreign Policy: Employment, Trade, and International Cooperation DGAP Policy Paper by Sophie Schmid, FNF MENA Regional Project Manager

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FNF Lebanon and Syria holds Fuck Up Night Beirut Vol. IX

FNF Lebanon and Syria co-organized their ninth volume of Fuckup Night Beirut on Thursday, November 27th, 2019 together with Submarine co-working space. The concept of the event was simple: bringing...

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FNF Fuckup Night Vol.IX


FNF Tunisia and Libya takes part in D66: Covering the climate in the Middle East

Last week, our colleague Hamdi Hached from FNF Tunisia and Libya participated in the D66: Covering the climate in the Middle East Conference in Amsterdam. The conference focused on climate politics,...

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FNF Jordan hosts Pizza and Politics Session

Last night, FNF Middle East and North Africa hosted an engaging Pizza and Politics session on “Freedoms in Jordan” with Shabab42, a group of liberal-minded, politically active Jordanian youth. With...

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Pizza and Politics