International Security & Foreign Policy

Devising a Full-Spectrum Response to Authoritarian Sharp Power

Grant Year: 2018


Christopher Walker and Shanthi Kalathil will explore how governments can best partner with non-governmental actors to counter the efforts of authoritarian regimes to subvert open societies. They will commission a series of white papers assessing the threat to various sectors of civil society and explaining how to protect them from foreign subversion. The project’s findings will appear in a series of papers and a report.

National Endowment for Democracy International Security & Foreign Policy

$200,000