Public exchange of ideas, giving experts and audience members the opportunity to discuss a particular topic of importance to the national and international community.
Research & Publications
GFDD carries out research on issues related to the sustainable socio-economic and cultural development.
An innovative way to promote dialogue and the exchange of knowledge and experience.
International internships, research fellowships and academic exchange programs create impact locally and globally, while promoting collaboration and intercultural understanding.
GFDD is a non-profit, non-partisan organization dedicated to the advancement of global collaboration and exchange relevant to Dominican professionals, general audiences and institutions in the homeland and abroad. The Foundation conducts research, enhances public understanding, designs public policies, devises strategies, and offers capacity-building in areas crucial to social, economic, democratic and cultural sustainable development.
GFDD promotes better understanding and appreciation of Dominican culture, values and heritage in the Dominican Republic, US and worldwide. | Read More
Year in Review 2019
The year 2019 comes to an end and we couldn’t be more grateful for having had the opportunity over the last twelve months to carry out relevant initiatives in areas critical to the socio-economic, cultural and democratic sustainable development of Latin America and the Caribbean. Download Now
Portal Dominican Community in the US Facing Covid19
GFDD and OPD/Funglode Launch the Portal Dominican Community in the US Facing Covid19
Global Foundation for Democracy and Development (GFDD) and the Dominican Political Observatory (OPD, its acronym in Spanish) of its sister institution Fundación Global Democracia y Desarrollo (Funglode) launch today the Portal Dominican Community in the US facing Covid19 (www.dominicanscovid19.org), created and implemented by a team of researchers working in the institutions’ offices in New York, […]