Section: News and Notes

July 2019, Volume 30, Issue 3

News and Notes

NED’s Democracy Award; World Uyghur Congress; Oslo Freedom Forum; and NED’s International Forum.

April 2019, Volume 30, Issue 2

News and Notes

New School Conference; Stanford Conference on Global Populisms; International Campaign for Tibet; Nadia Diuk; and NED’s International Forum

January 2019, Volume 30, Issue 1

News and Notes

Forum 2000 Foundation Conference; National Democratic Institute 35th Anniversary Gala; Sakharov Prize for Freedom of Thought; Lantos Foundation Human Rights Prize; NED's International Forum

October 2018, Volume 29, Issue 4

News and Notes

Taiwan Foundation for Democracy; Award Given to Nepali Activist; Nelson Mandela Lecture; Havel Library Foundation Honors Liao Yiwu; International Press Institute Award; Team Populism; Ghanaian Scholar Honored; NED’s International Forum

July 2018, Volume 29, Issue 3

News and Notes

NED's Democracy Award; Assisting Scholars at Risk; Report on Elections and Human Rights; Pierre Hassner (1933–2018); Confronting Disinformation; NED's International Forum

April 2018, Volume 29, Issue 2

News and Notes

Forum Report on “Sharp Power”; Hong Kong Democracy Activists Released; Democracy and Development in West Africa; Geneva Summit for Human Rights; Honoring Boris Nemtsov; NED’s International Forum

October 2017, Volume 28, Issue 4

News and Notes

Interview with Ivan Krastev; Ghanaian Scholar Honored; Electoral Integrity in Latin America; Russia’s Opposition in Focus; Scholars at Risk Director Recognized; NED’s International Forum

July 2017, Volume 28, Issue 3

News and Notes

NED’s Democracy Award; Launch of Haleh Esfandiari Forum; Conference on Human-Rights Scholarship; International Charlemagne Prize; Zbigniew Brzezinski (1928–2017); Giovanni Sartori (1924–2017); NED’s International Forum

January 2017, Volume 28, Issue 1

News and Notes

Thirteenth Annual Lipset Lecture; Russian City Council Recognizes Boris Nemtsov; NDI and IRI Host Celebration of Democracy; Forum of Former Dissidents and Political Prisoners; IFES Elections Conference; NED’s International Forum

October 2016, Volume 27, Issue 4

News and Notes

Remembering Boris Nemtsov; Dalai Lama Speaks at NED; the Estoril Political Forum; NED’s International Forum

July 2016, Volume 27, Issue 3

News and Notes

Honoring Abdorrahman Boroumand; Justice for Chadians; Global Americans Report; International Forum

April 2016, Volume 27, Issue 2

News and Notes

Geneva Summit on Human Rights; Human Rights in North Korea; Democratic Governance in Latin America; Transparency in Angola; African Female Leaders Honored; Errata; International Forum

January 2016, Volume 27, Issue 1

News and Notes

Nobel Prizes; Eighth Assembly of the World Movement for Democracy; Democracy Award Ceremonies; Twelfth Annual Lipset Lecture; Honoring Human-Rights Defenders; International Forum

October 2015, Volume 26, Issue 4

News and Notes

Virtuous Circles of Governance; Francis Fukuyama Honored with Skytte Award; Supporting Young African Leaders; European Democracy Forums; International Forum

July 2015, Volume 26, Issue 3

News and Notes

NED Democracy Awards; Journalism Awards; World Press Freedom Day; Errata; International Forum

April 2015, Volume 26, Issue 2

News and Notes

Civil Society Center Opens in Prague; Ibrahim Prize for African Leadership; Geneva Human-Rights Summit; Ditchley Conference; Exploring an Agenda for Active Citizenship; Clarification; NED’s International Forum

October 2014, Volume 25, Issue 4

News and Notes

Reconsidering the Third Wave On June 23–25, the Institute for Political Studies of the Catholic University of Portugal held its annual political forum in Estoril entitled “Reconsidering the Third Wave of Democratization: 40 Years After the Portuguese Revolution (1974) and 25 Years After the Fall of the Berlin Wall (1989).” The conference featured panels reflecting…

July 2014, Volume 25, Issue 3

News and Notes

NED Democracy Awards On May 29, days prior to the twenty-fifth anniversary of the massacre at Tiananmen Square, the National Endowment for Democracy (NED) presented its annual Democracy Awards to imprisoned Chinese democracy activists Liu Xiaobo and Xu Zhiyong. Liu, who in 2010 was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize, is serving an eleven-year prison sentence…