The Specialized Criminal Court of Saudi Arabia has sentenced Sheikh Nimr Baqir al-Nimr, along with 4 other activists, to death and has treated them all poorly. We ask Secretary Kerry to take action.

We, the undersigned civil society organizations are concerned that Vietnam’s draft Law on Belief and Religion [1] is inconsistent with the right to freedom of religion or belief.

Freedom House President Mark P. Lagon testified before the House Committee on Foreign Affairs Subcommittee on Africa on Evaluating the 2015 Trafficking in Persons Report. 

To stand as a true ally of the Egyptian people, the United States needs to press the Egyptian government more effectively to promote inclusive political processes, uphold the rule of law, and respect the rights of Egyptians. 

Freedom House joins prominent NGOs in calling on the UN Security Council members to hold another formal session on the situation in the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea.

Freedom House urges Turkmenistan to release imprisoned reporter Saparmamed Nepeskuliev. 

Freedom House would like to draw special attention today at the state of human rights in Belarus as it stands on the eve of presidential elections.

Freedom House is pleased to make a statement on the issue of propaganda and offer recommendations on how to address its harmful effects.

Ahead of the state visit by Chinese President Xi Jinping on September 24-25, Freedom House and eight other human rights organizations have called on President Obama to raise the Chinese government’s crackdown on civil society in the leaders’ discussions.