Free Knowledge Foundation
Miraflores de la Sierra, Madrid,
|Website||www.libre.org (via archive.org)|
The Free Knowledge Foundation (FKF; Spanish: Fundación Conocimiento Libre) is an organization aiming to promote Free Knowledge, including Free Software and Free Standards. It was founded in 2004 and is based in Madrid, Spain.
The Foundation presents the libre.org awards at LibreMeeting. These awards are honored to people or organizations that promote free knowledge. Some of the recipients are:
- Juan Carlos Rodríguez Ibarra, Extremadura's former President
- Esteban González Pons, Spanish Popular Party's politician
- The Spanish Senate
- Juan Alberto Belloch, Spanish ex-minister of Justice and Interior and Mayor of Zaragoza
- The Junta de Andalucía (Andalusian Autonomous Government)
- The Generalitat Valenciana (Valencian Autonomous Government)
- The Spanish Ministry of Industry, Tourism and Trade
Event participation and organization
The FKF organizes other events  apart from Libremeeting, and participates with speakers at relevant international events related to Free Software and Free Knowledge.
- Interview with Richard Stallman published in El País, where he is asked about being appointed as Fundación Conocimiento Libre (FKF)'s Patron of Honor
- FKF and FSFE teaming up: FKF official associate organisation of FSF Europe Archived 2011-07-22 at the Wayback Machine
- FSFE Associate Organisations
- Libremeeting article in El Pais (in Spanish)
- News item published in El País about Esteban González Pons talk at the FKF presentation
- Europa Press news item published in Noticias.com about the Spanish Senate Libre.org Award Archived 2011-07-14 at the Wayback Machine
- News item published in El País about Juan Alberto Belloch being awarded by the FKF
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- "Richard Stallman talk about Free Software, organized by the FKF and MediaLab Prado in Madrid". Archived from the original on 2010-03-30. Retrieved 2010-04-14.