Upcoming Events

Feb 11 2016 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm

The Wei Jingsheng Foundation is pleased to host the second "Human Rights Without Borders" exhibition and award ceremony of the "Human Rights and Freedom Defender" Prize.

Feb 11 2016 - 12:30pm to 1:30pm

Please join us for a conversation with Dr. Lobsang Sangay, prime minister of the Tibetan government-in-exile, about intensified repression in the region under Chinese President Xi Jinping, ongoing popular resistance by Tibetans, priorities of his administration, and prospects for change in Tibet in the coming years. Click here to register.

Recent Events

Jan 27 2016 - 9:00am to 10:30am

Please join us as we release the findings of Freedom in the World 2016. Click here to register.

Dec 15 2015 - 3:00pm to 5:00pm

Join Freedom House and the Kleptocracy Initiative at Hudson Institute in partnership with the Newseum Institute for a screening of From Russia with Cash. Click here to register.

Dec 15 2015 - 10:00am to 12:00pm

Join Freedom House for a roundtable discussion on Tajikistan’s current human rights crisis and recommendations on for policy responses by the US government, EU, and other international partners. 

Dec 9 2015 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm

Please join us for a discussion with Danilo “El Sexto” Maldonado on his experience as a political prisoner, the repression of artists and waning freedom of expression in Cuba. Cristina Canales,from the Cuban American National Foundation will also provide commentary on the current state of human rights and freedom of expression in Cuba. Click here to register.

Nov 19 2015 - 3:00pm

Please join us as we welcome two renowned human rights defenders from Belarus and Kazakhstan for an honest discussion of current governance and civil society trends in Eurasia.