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Aided by weak regional oversight, the president may be getting away with a power grab.

Regional leaders’ handling of a term-limit dispute could either strengthen or undermine recent democratic progress.

Freedom House strongly opposes the election of Burundi, Ethiopia, and Togo to the UN Human Rights Council. 

The Obama administration’s high-profile initiatives to embrace Africa have given short shrift to ethical leadership, democracy, and good governance.

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Freedom in Sub-Saharan Africa 2007

Freedom House released an analysis of democracy in sub-Saharan Africa showing that the region has experienced notable increases in freedom over the past generation, although more setbacks than gains were seen in 2006.


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