China | Page 52 | Freedom House

China

1.4 billion people
4,940 USD GNI (PPP)
Internet:
Not Free
Press:
Not Free
Not Free

News & Updates

Distinguished Fellow for Democracy Studies

Beijing demands recognition of its remarkable economic achievements over the past few decades, but it also insists on immunity from criticism of its fierce hostility to political change. 

Senior Research Analyst for China, Hong Kong, and Taiwan

Near-term prospects for media and internet freedom in China are grim. Baa.

More aggressive tactics by authoritarian regimes and an upsurge in terrorist attacks contributed to a disturbing decline in global freedom in 2014. 

In a letter released today, nine leading human rights organizations urged President Obama to take up the Chinese government’s crackdown on civil society as a barrier to bilateral relations on his upcoming visit to China. Obama will meet with President Xi Jinping in Beijing on November 12, 2014.

Pages

Experts

Senior Research Analyst for China, Hong Kong, and Taiwan

Sarah Cook is a Senior Research Analyst for China, Hong Kong, and Taiwan at Freedom House.

Issues: 
Regions: 
Director of Advocacy

Annie Wilcox Boyajian is Director of Advocacy at Freedom House and leads Freedom House’s engagement with the US government and collaboration with American human rights groups.

Issues: 
Regions: 

Signature Reports

Special Reports

Programs

No programs have been associated with this content.