News & Updates

The latest from Freedom House:

Freedom House marks the one year anniversary of the arrests of the Zone 9 bloggers and journalists in Ethiopia. 

The arrests of activists Dr. Jalal Mustafa and Dr. Sandra Farouk Kadouda demonstrates Sudan's continued crackdown on advocacy and civil society. 

Edgar Lungu’s first 90 days in office have frustrated hopes that he would put the country back on the path to democratic reform.

Freedom House President Mark P. Lagon testified before the House Committee on Foreign Affairs Subcommittee on Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights, and International Organizations. 

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