President Biden will host the Summit for Democracy, a virtual event with governments, civil society and private sector groups, December 9–10.
Uyghurs are thriving in Europe, building a community abroad, while China's government cracks down on Uyghur culture in Xinjiang.
A year after democratic elections in Burma, the U.S. is urging the country's military to end the violence and release the unjustly detained.
The U.S. government is connecting investors, buyers and suppliers in Africa and the United States. Learn how the Prosper Africa program is advancing growth.
Activists are using technology to promote democracy initiatives. Find out how social justice movements use social media to build support.
Learn how and why segments of the Berlin Wall, a symbol of totalitarianism and the Cold War, wound up all over the world.
Learn more about Jessica Stern, the new U.S. special envoy to advance the human rights of LGBTQI+ persons, and her priorities for the role.
The United States is providing humanitarian aid to Ethiopia while taking steps to punish those responsible for violence in the country.
Increasingly, journalists put their own safety at risk to report the news. Find out why they do it and how you can advocate for them.