Scores are based on a scale of 0 (least free) to 100 (most free)

header1 Issues of concern

  • In 2021, lawmakers introduced a discriminatory bill that, if passed, would impose harsh criminal penalties on LGBT+ people and those who support their basic human rights.
  • Corruption and bribery in government and the judicial system continue to pose challenges.
  • Journalists and bloggers increasingly risk arrest and online harassment for their critical reporting.

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  • Global Freedom Score

    80 100 free
  • Internet Freedom Score

    64 100 partly free