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RNW Media receives subsidy of the Netherlands’ Ministry of Foreign Affairs for 2017 through 2020

Funding to promote freedom of expression among world’s young people
RNW Media received a €34 million subsidy for the period 2017 through 2020. Allocated from the Human Rights Fund of the Netherlands’ Ministry of Foreign Affairs, the funding will contribute to promoting freedom of expression among the world’s youth. It will be used to encourage young people to talk about sensitive subjects such as democracy and sexuality, in areas where these subjects are often taboo. In 2015, RNW Media’s websites reached over 36 million young people in Africa, the Middle East and China.
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