Expanding Freedom and Democracy
A Year After Taliban’s Return, Afghanistan’s Civil Society Vanguard Still Needs the World’s Help
Freedom House is founded on the core conviction that freedom flourishes in democratic nations where governments are accountable to their people.
Previewing Elections in Brazil
Freedom House’s Election Watch team is out with a new assessment of the upcoming elections in Brazil, where the presidential contest is the most consequential in recent history for the country’s democratic trajectory.
Tracking Democracy and Freedom Around the World
Spotlight on China
Read the latest news, research, reports and policy recommendations related to China. Be sure to sign up for our monthly China Media Bulletin (published in English and Chinese).
Read Our Newest Report on Transnational Repression
Defending Democracy in Exile examines what is being done to protect exiles and diaspora members who are being intimidated and attacked by the governments from which they fled. The report assesses the responses mounted by host governments, international organizations, and technology companies.
Afghanistan: Human Rights Defenders Continue to Face Immense Danger
August 15, 2022
Belarus: Freedom House Stands with Citizens, Civil Society on Anniversary of Fraudulent Elections, Regime Crackdown
August 9, 2022