Renho Murata: Gender Politics in a Bastion of Patriarchy

Despite the obstacles, Renho’s political career has been nothing short of meteoric.

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Renho Murata

Silver linings in Southeast & East Asia

Threats to liberal democracy are increasing. But for FNF, freedom is non-negotiable. The journey towards freedom and democracy is a long haul, but worth it.

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SEEAsia Report 2018

Tsai Ing-wen: A Legal Eagle Soars to Become Taiwan’s First Female President

The ascent of a non-traditional politician who does not come from any political dynasty is a testimony to the political maturity of Taiwanese people and their adherence to good governance and...

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Tsai Ing-wen

Saumura Tioulong: Aristocrat & Activist, East and West, Synergy & Individuality

A pillar of Cambodian democracy, remains strong and outspoken. She has a clear vision of a better tomorrow for her country.

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Saumura Tioulong

Freedom means change

FNF will continue to offer engaging formats to advance civic education - in a more digital and interactive way, and in a more grounded and empathetic approach.

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Freedom punkt

Dr. Oyun Sanjaasuren: Her Brother’s Keeper, A Global Earth Keeper

Like a Phoenix, she rose from the ashes of family tragedy, left her cushy job, and flew home to build her own political legacy. 

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Oyun Sanjaasuren

Ma. Leonor “Leni” Gerona Robredo: The Millennial Widow in Yellow

Her vice presidency takes a primarily moral purpose. When faced with twisted logic and shameless rhetoric, she took the high road.

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Ma. Leonor “Leni” Gerona Robredo

Megawati Sukarnoputri : The Founding Father’s Daughter, A Presidency of Her Own

Growing up with the burden of the past—both triumphant and tragic; the burden of chartering her country’s future squarely fell on her shoulders during one of its most tumultuous times. 

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Megawati Sukarnoputri

Working for freedom is not easy

It’s not easy working for freedom. Nobody said it was. But for Khim, Lauerbach, Jamsuk, and Jarupaiboon, it’s always worth it.

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SEEAsia awards

Speech trainers’ advice: Strive to be magical

The formula for effective communications is Let me tell you something. Take risks, and step outside your comfort zone because that is where the magic lies.

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Tagaytay speech training