Expanding Freedom and Democracy
How Citizens and Leaders Can Protect the Spirit of Democracy
Freedom House is founded on the core conviction that freedom flourishes in democratic nations where governments are accountable to their people.
NEW REPORT: Visible and Invisible Bars
Visible and Invisible Bars, a report from Free Them All: The Fred Hiatt Program to Free Political Prisoners, draws attention both to political imprisonment and its damaging impacts on prisoners and their families, and the consequences of civil death.
Tracking Democracy and Freedom Around the World
Mapping Freedom House's Impact in 2023
In 2023, Freedom House assisted more than 15,000 human rights activists, organizations, journalists, children and youth, and others at-risk more than 90 countries. Here's how we worked to expand and defend freedom across the world over the past year.
Explore Freedom on the Net 2023
Read the Report
Advances in artificial intelligence are increasing the scale, speed, and efficiency of digital repression. The 2023 edition of Freedom on the Net is now live.
Learn how policymakers, regulators, and tech companies can protect internet freedom.
Test Your Knowledge!
Test your knowledge of some of the key findings from our 2023 report by taking our quiz.