Mark P. Lagon today announced his intention to step down as President of Freedom House on September 15, 2016.
Freedom House calls on President Zuma to urgently address South Africa's epidemic of gender-based violence.
The government of Zimbabwis introducing legislation to tightly restrict access to social media and monitor private communications.
Ethiopian security forces have killed dozens of protesters in the Amhara and Oromia regions during weekend protests.
Ugandan police raided an LGBTI Pride event in Kampala and detained participantson August 4.
Freedom House condemns the violence used by police in Zimbabwe's capital against a peaceful public protest.
On July 29, Nicaragua’s Supreme Electoral Council announced a decision to expel 16 legislators from the National Assembly.