Expanding freedom and democracy
Freedom on the Net 2021
Freedom House is founded on the core conviction that freedom flourishes in democratic nations where governments are accountable to their people.
NEW REPORT: Freedom on the Net 2021
In the high-stakes battle between states and technology companies, the rights of internet users have become the main casualties. Read our latest annual survey and analysis of internet freedom around the world now.
What is Transnational Repression?
Dozens of governments around the world systemically employ violence against exiles and diasporas, reaching beyond national borders to silence dissent.
Reimagining American Democracy
A strong democracy also requires a deep commitment to civic learning and education. What will it take to ensure that everyone is equipped with the necessary democratic knowledge, values, and tools in order to fully participate in the civic and political life of their communities? Register now for the next episode of our forward-thinking discussion series on October 28 at 12 p.m. ET.
Explore democracy and net freedom around the world
Freedom House Congratulates Ressa, Muratov on Nobel Peace Prize
October 8, 2021
Tunisia: President’s Power Grab Tramples Democracy and Rule of Law
September 30, 2021
NEW REPORT: Global Battle over Internet Regulation Has Major Implications for Human Rights
September 21, 2021