Meeting in Helsinki

Friday, September 14th, 2018

In #Helsinki, making plans for a bright new FIDE future. The leaky Greek vessel is irreparably holed beneath the water-line.

London Meeting with Arkady Dvorkovich: a Shared Vision

Friday, September 7th, 2018

United in our belief that FIDE should support federations, and not federations support FIDE. United in our determination to bring transparency and the rule of law, and to root out cronyism and corruption. #cleanhands4fide

The Makro Model

Thursday, August 23rd, 2018

The Makro Model: 92% of FIDE income comes directly from national federations and tournament organisers. If you are happy being taxed to death, makro is most definitely your man. If you want change, vote #cleanhands4fide

Open Support of Nigeria Chess Federation

Sunday, August 12th, 2018

Africa on the march! Open declaration of support from the Nigerian Chess federation #cleanhands4fide

Open support of Zimbabwe Chess Federation

Friday, August 10th, 2018

Zimbabwe declares its open support for the #cleanhands4fide campaign! Chess will be promoted throughout the continent of Africa under my presidency.

PNG Chess Federation: Open support of Nigel Short

Friday, August 10th, 2018

Papua New Guinea joins the growing band of federations openly supporting the #cleanhands4fide campaign! The letter highlights that this is the 1st time a representative from Oceania, Paul Spiller, has appeared on any presidential ticket.

Macau Shows The Way! Open support of Nigel Short

Sunday, August 5th, 2018

Only real chess players, not career politicians, care passionately about promoting the game.

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Meeting in Amsterdam

Sunday, July 29th, 2018

 Nigel Short with his Deputy, Lukasz Turlej, and Senior Advisor, Bessel Kok, addressing representatives from Belgium, Netherlands, Czech Republic and Germany.

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Nigel Short Officially Launches His Campaign With Open Letter To Federations

Sunday, July 1st, 2018

On Tuesday, July 10th, Nigel Short launched his FIDE presidential campaign with an open letter to all FIDE National Chess Federations, urging them to take steps to safeguard the future of Chess.