Free Expression & the Law:
When legislation and the judicial system affect your right to express yourself.
In 2014, Cameroon enacted a broad anti-terror law as part of its effort to counter the extremist group Boko Haram, but authorities are using it to arrest and threaten local journalists who report on the militants or unrest in the country’s English-speaking regions.
MFWA has identified lack of effective internet-specific legal frameworks, inadequate infrastructure and high cost of data as major challenges in the internet sector in West Africa.
Globe International registered a total of 519 freedom of expression violations in Mongolia
- Most covered countries for this issue