Expanding freedom and democracy
Nations in Transit 2021
Freedom House is founded on the core conviction that freedom flourishes in democratic nations where governments are accountable to their people.
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
America’s voting infrastructure has suffered everything from cyber attacks to political interference in recent years. To what extent is the U.S. prepared for the next round of challenges, and what can be done to shore up election security and integrity for many years to come? Register now for the next episode of our forward-thinking discussion series on September 30 at 12 p.m. ET.
Explore democracy and net freedom around the world
Russian Elections Will Put the Kremlin’s Internet Controls to the Test
September 14, 2021
Ukraine: Biden Should Focus on Human Rights and Democracy at Zelenskyy Meeting
September 1, 2021