08.08.2018Analysis

Central Africa: The Overview of Freedom in Central African Countries

The overview into central African countries by the Friedrich Naumman Foundation for Freedom sub-Saharan Africa looks at the political context, state of democracy, human rights and the rule of law in...

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CARlast
20.07.2018Opinion

Zimbabwe’s 2018 Elections: Transition Fails to Exorcise Mugabe’s Ghost

Despite all the outlined misgivings, Zimbabwe’s elections will be held on 30 July and only an earthquake can stop them, says the ZEC chairperson Priscilla Chigumba. 30 July will mark Zimbabwe’s...

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IRIN News
17.07.2018News

Mobilising Women Against Violent Extremism in Mali

Represented to the Minister of Women of the Republic of Mali, at the opening of the seminar to strengthen the capacity of Malian women against violent extremism, the director of legal affairs of the...

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05.07.2018Analysis

South Sudan Elections Come with a Big Question Mark

South Sudan has not had democratic elections since it won its independence from Sudan in 2011 after more than two decades of civil war that ended with President Salva Kiir ascending to power through...

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SS1
07.06.2018Issues

Concerns over Zimbabwe's 2018 Elections

The opposition political parties in Zimbabwe are concerned with the expanded, more active and public role of the military in Government, Zimbabwe Elections Commission (ZEC) and ZANU PF political...

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Zim elections
04.06.2018Opinion

Is Africa the Investment Location of the Future?

"What we are saying to government in Côte d’Ivoire is that German entrepreneurs are willing to come to Côte d’Ivoire but they need to be informed about the capacity of Côte d’Ivoire to absorb the...

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Mr Zeze Mthoba Chapi
25.05.2018Opinion

Take a Moment for Afri-Optimism

It is a mere few years ago that the world spoke about “Africa Rising”, and investors were queueing up to invest in the continent. As so often with such slogans, reality was a bit bleaker. Economic...

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Africa DAY
18.05.2018Message

60th Anniversary of the Foundation for Freedom

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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60 years FNF
15.05.2018Feature

From Hobby Chef to Restaurant Owner

"The in-class knowledge I got when I attended the International Academy for Leadership (IAF) workshop was very powerful, and the practical experience I got when we visited a young entrepreneur in one...

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P6
07.05.2018Feature

The Freedom Magazine 2017/18

The Friedrich Naumann Foundation for Freedom’s involvement in Africa has been around promoting democracy, the rule of law, social market economy and an increased focus on promoting human rights. The...

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