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Zselyke Csaky

Senior Researcher, Nations in Transit

Zselyke Csaky is a senior researcher for Nations in Transit, Freedom House’s annual survey of democracy from Central Europe to Central Asia. She has written extensively on democratic governance and media freedom in Central Europe and co-hosts In Between Europe, a podcast focusing on the region. Her comments and writings have appeared on BBC World News, the Wall Street Journal, Foreign Policy, Politico Europe, and World Politics Review, among others. Prior to joining Freedom House, she served as researcher at Amnesty International, the International Service for Human Rights, and the European Parliament.