Freedom House convenes events in Washington DC and internationally to inspire global engagement and garner support for democracy promotion. Whether through small, focused events or larger public gatherings, our events offer a platform to activists, policy experts, academics, and civil society leaders interested in fostering informed debate about the challenges facing democracy today.
Virtual Event: Authoritarianism and Democratic Decline
Join us on Thursday, October 8th at 7:00 pm (EST) for an important panel that will bring together some of the world's leading experts on authoritarianism and trends in democracy to discuss the resurgent assaults on global democracies and human rights.
Mark Palmer Forum for the Advancement of Democracy
One of Freedom House's signature annual events includes the Mark Palmer Forum for Advancing Democracy. The Mark Palmer Forum for the Advancement of Democracy honors the legacy of Ambassador Mark Palmer, long-time Freedom House trustee and vice chairman.
2020 Annual Awards
Freedom House held its 2020 Annual Awards via a virtual event on September 16, 2020. The event recognized outstanding leaders who have championed freedom and democracy around the world. Watch the full program HERE.
Freedom House will have more upcoming event listings coming soon!