The Raif Badawi Foundation for Freedom (RBFF) is the liberal Centre for Freedom of Speech in the Arab world. Its aim is to contribute to the realization of free Arab societies and countries in peaceful intellectual exchange and cultural interaction with the rest of the world. Fundamental is the awareness and achievement of universal human rights. Democracy with equal chances enables fair participation in political and social transformation. Acceptance of diversity in all its aspects is a pre-condition for peaceful co-existence.