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Zunar in Berlin “How Can I be Neutral, Even My Pen Has a Stand!”

ZULKIFLEE ANWAR HAQUE, better known as ZUNAR to Malaysians, is a cartoonist who has been drawing editorial cartoons for the past 20 years in Malaysia. Late June 2016, he is Invited by the Friedrich Naumann Foundation for Freedom, visited Berlin. Malaysia´s most prominent cartoonist met Dr. Bärbel Kofler, Human Rights Envoy of...

Strategic Planning Workshop by the Election Academy of PKR

Genting, Malaysia –  Akademi Jawatan kuasa Pilihan Raya Pusat (JPRP) has conducted Strategic Planning Workshop at Awana Genting from 27- 28 of May 2016. This workshop is aimed to run through and discuss internally the party’s SWOTs including the strategy for the next Government Election. Good ideas and profound policies will...

Leadership for Young Leaders Seminar (17-29 April 2016) by Aira Azhari

On the 17th of April 2016, 23 young leaders from around the world descended upon the small town of Gummersbach, Germany to participate in the Leadership for Young Leaders seminar organised by the Friedrich Naumann Foundation for Freedom. Participants came from countries ranging from South Korea, Morocco, Egypt, Myanmar, Pakistan...

IAF : Political Leadership Seminar

Gummersbach- Currently Secretary and Head of Information for Party Keadilan Ledang, Johor Branch, Mr. Haron Yusof has just attended the Political Leadership Seminar, conducted by International Academy for Leadership (IAF) from 8 to 15 of May 2016. The seminar is aimed to expose a leader for political involvement. It started with...

11th Sarawak State Election: Despite the defeat, PKR managed to defend its seats

More than 1.1 million Sarawakians (people of Sarawak) have casted their votes for their state assemblymen on 7 May 2016. The official result shows that out 82 seats being contested in the election, 72 seats was won by the Barisan Nasional (BN) coalition, which gave them a solid victory. The...

IAF Seminar “Strengthening NGOs – Winning support for ideas and their political implementation”

Gummersbach, Germany, from 13th to 25th March 2016, a longstanding partner of FNF Malaysia,namely Merdeka Center has sent its talented staff to IAF Seminar after passing the selection. Below is a mixture of impression, feedback and material review. reported by Azlina Halit Winning support for ideas depends on how well I...

IAF Replication “Resource Management and Environmental Protection”

Selangor- The replication of IAF has managed to give an insight to the participants on Program Resource Management and Environmental Protection. This Replication is conducted by an IAF Alumni named Muhammad Khairul.Afiq who participated on IAF Seminar in 2015, entitled a Market-based approach to technological process resource, management and environmental protection. The...

Potential Young Leadership Module

Akademi Keadilan (ArK) of PKR conducted a workshop on Potential Young Leadership Module Run Through, 26-27 March 2016 in KL.

Training on Election Data Management by APK

The Election Training Academy (APK) of the People’s Justice Party has successfully conducted the training on Election Data Management on 26-27 March 2016 in Kuala Lumpur. An early initiative in creating an election data team in the central and state level. Keep up the Good Work!

Induction Trainings for Election by APK

Malaysia, 2016 – The Election Training Academy (APK) of the People’s Justice Party (PKR) has successfully conducted three induction trainings for election coach fields in several areas in Malaysia, namely Shah Alam (Selangor) in January, Kota Kinabalu, and Tawau (Sabah) in March, with each training consisted of around 50 participants....

Impression on IAF Seminar Rule of Law and Fundamental Rights by Sivamalar Genapathy

FNF Malaysia proudly congratulate Mrs. Sivamalar Genapathy who managed to attend IAF Seminar on Rule of Law and Fundamental Human Rights, from 31. January to 12. February 2016. After her return from peaceful Gummersbach City,she keenly shared brief impression about this two weeks seminar. “Thank you for sponsoring me for...

IDEAS 6th Anniversary Dinner

IDEAS was launched on 8 February 2010, the same date as the birthday of Malaysia’s first Prime Minister, Tunku Abdul Rahman Putra Alhaj. We chose this date because IDEAS was set up to revive the vision and values of the Tunku. Last Saturday, IDEAS held a special dinner to commemorate...

Asia Liberty Forum 2016, Kuala Lumpur, 18-20 February 2016

This year marks the 4th Asia Liberty Forum (ALF) which was held in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia from 18-20 February 2016. The Asia Liberty Forum brings together friends of the freedom movement across Asia to discuss challenges facing the region and to learn from one another how to most effectively advance...

Towards shaping and communicating a political brand: the marketing of and campaigning with political ideas

In the end of 2015, FNF Malaysia managed to engage two of our partners in Malaysia to participate IAF Seminar, entitled Towards shaping and communicating a political brand: the marketing of and campaigning with political ideas. KUASA was represented by chief executive Praba Ganesan. The other Malaysian reprsentative was Dr...

“The Visit of Leader of the Democratic Alliance, South Africa: Sharing of Experience between Malaysia and South Africa”

It was great pleasure for FNF Malaysia to welcome Mmusi Maimane, leader of the opposition party, the Democratic Alliance of South Africa, to Malaysia on 2-4 December 2015. In this trip, he was accompanied by Mr. Hubertus von-Welck, FNF Regional Director Africa. During the visit, Mmusi Maimane met with several...

IAF Replication Seminar in Penang: The Roles of Youth in Politics and Civil Society

This event was conducted in Penang, 10 October, 2015. The replication seminar is based on the modules and contents of seminar on “Politics and Civil Society: The Role of Political Parties and NGO”, which M. Saedi have attended at IAF Gummersbach, Germany in 2009. Participants were given the over view on politics,...

IAF Replication Seminar in Kinabalu: The Roles of Youth in Politics and Civil Society

this event was conducted in Kota Kinabalu, Sabah 3 October, 2015 This replication seminar is based on the modules and contents of seminar on “Politics and Civil Society: The Role of Political Parties and NGO”, which M. Saedi have attended at IAF Gummersbach, Germany in 2009. Participants were given the over...

Organizational Strategic Planning Workshop (held by Akademi Pilihanraya Keadilan/APK) in Langkawi, Kedah 12 – 14 Oct, 2015

This seminar was attended by the PKR Central Election Committee. The opening remark by YB Nurul Izzah Anwar was conducted via Skype Video Conference, due to last minute political meeting in KL. She highlighted on some of the political update such as the new forming of Pakatan Harapan, the proposed...

National Vision and Development by Institute for Leadership and Development Studies (09 November 2015)

Malaysia- 9 November 2015, ECONS Lt. 2, IIUM Gombok LEAD organized a forum on Malaysian National Budget: National Vision and Development, two weeks after the recent Malaysian 2016 Budget Speech delivered by the Prime Minister, which is also the Finance Minister of Malaysia. The event took place at the Kulliyah...

IAF Seminar : A market-based approach to technological progress, resource management and environmental protection. 4-16 October 2015

The training-workshop took place on 4-16 October 2015 at the International Academy for Leadership (IAF) Theodor-Heuss-Strabe Gummersbach Germany. All participants from the 21 Countries participated arrived at the venue on 4 October 2015, for briefing and a welcoming address by the Director of IAF, Bettina Solinger. FNF Malaysia proudly delegated...

The Freedom Film Fest 2015 “Screening of Tanda Tanya Film “

The Freedom Film Fest 2015 kicks off with a film that will set an intense tone for the rest of the festival – Joshua Oppenheimer’s ‘The Look of Silence’. PETALING JAYA: Thirteen years have gone by and the Freedom Film Festival has become one of the staples in the film...

The Liberalism Conference: Trends, Challenges and Future Prospects #FreedomWeek2015

19th September 2015, Kuala Lumpur – Discussions on liberalism have been growing in Malaysia, for quite some time. In this country, the word has been portrayed in extreme negativity, by those in power, to suit political objectives. Various figures from the Government have and continue to paddle the narrative that...

Book Launch: Muslim Family Law in Malaysia (Undang-undang Keluarga Islam di Malaysia).

  Book Launch: Muslim Family Law in Malaysia (Undang-undang Keluarga Islam di Malaysia). Launched by Yati Kaprawi (publisher & illustrator) and Dato’ Haji Ismail Yahya, former Head of Sharia Judge in Terengganu, Malaysia (expert author). 

“REFORMASI – The Struggle continues” by Nik Nazmi

Congratulations Nik Nazmi & Yee Siew Meng on publishing “REFORMASI – The Struggle continues”, a book that captures key moments of a noble struggle. The pictures and brief descriptions are truly moving.  

FREEDOM SCHOOL BY LEAD (Institute for Leadership & Development Studies)

The 2nd Freedom School this year held by LEAD (Institute for Leadership & Development Studies) which covers 5 thematic lectures and group activities on constitution and rule of law, democracy and elections, human rights, government budget and the basic of free market economy. The main objective of this programme is...

Visit of President of Liberal International, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 2-5 July 2015

The President of Liberal International (LI), Dr. Juli Minoves, visited Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 2-5 July 2015 with the aim to visit political prisoner, Anwar Ibrahim in Sungai Buloh prison. Anwar Ibrahim, leader of opposition party, the “People’s Justice Party”, in Malaysia has been held in prison since February and was...

“Shrinking Spaces: The worldwide end of civil society?” on 2 July 2015 in Berlin

The Head Office of the Friedrich Naumann Foundation for Freedom held an event “Shrinking Spaces: The worldwide end of civil society?” on 2 July 2015 in Berlin. The speakers were among others, Nurul Izzah Anwar, Member of Parliament, Vice President of the “People’s Justice Party”, Malaysia, and daughter of Anwar...

Is Malaysia ready for a liberal political party?

What is a liberal party? How do you set up a liberal party? Will a liberal party have a future in Malaysia? Panelists: •Dr Juli Minoves, President, Liberal International •Dr Dzulkefly Ahmad, PAS Research Centre •Khalid Jaafar , Parti Keadilan Rakyat Moderated by : •Wan Saiful Wan Jan, IDEAS Chief...

CALD-LI Conference, 6-9 November 2014 in Hong Kong on “Liberalism: Promoting Growth, Reducing Inequality”

Hon. Tian Chua, MP (Vice-President PKR, Malaysia) as one of the speakers in the session “Political Discussion: Asia and the World” during the Council of Asian Liberals and Democrats (CALD) & Liberal International (LI) Conference on “Liberalism: Promoting Growth, Reducing Inequality” 09.11.14 in Hong Kong.