Sao Tome and Principe


While the state controls the country’s only radio and TV stations along with a local press agency, the freedom of expression is respected. Read more

Peaceful Assembly

The right to hold demonstrations is guaranteed to citizens under article 33 of the constitution. Read more


The freedom of association is generally respected and CSOs are largely free to operate. Read more

Sao Tome and Principe - Overview

In law, the São Tomé and Príncipe constitution provides strong protections for fundamental freedoms related to civic space. Read more