Amy Slipowitz

Research Manager

Amy Slipowitz leads research for a new Freedom House initiative on political prisoners. She previously oversaw Freedom in the World, Freedom House’s flagship annual report assessing the conditions of political rights and civil liberties in 210 countries and territories. Prior to joining Freedom House, Amy worked on the research team at the nonprofit organization DonorsChoose, and at a private investment management firm. She holds a master’s degree in international affairs from Columbia University’s School of International and Public Affairs, where she specialized in human rights policy. She also holds a B.A. in economics and American Studies from Colby College.


Featured Reports

Freedom in the World

Freedom in the World 2023: Marking 50 Years in the Struggle for Democracy

Freedom in the World 2022: The Global Expansion of Authoritarian Rule

Freedom in the World 2021: Democracy under Siege


Democracy under Lockdown


In the Media