(MENA Region) An Unfree Region (POMED)

Amy Slipowitz and Amy Hawthorne

Freedom House recently published its prominent annual report, Freedom in the World, which assesses the state of political rights and civil liberties in 210 countries and territories. POMED’s Amy Hawthorne asked Freedom House’s Amy Slipowitz, the research manager of Freedom in the World, about key findings for the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) and Turkey in the 2021 report, which covers developments during 2020.