One Step Forward, Two Steps Back: Freedom of Expression Still Under Attack in Maldives
By Dinushika Dissanayake
President Solih’s election in 2018 raised hopes for improved press freedom in the country. But journalists still face harassment, intimidation, and attacks.
The Dangers of Dog-Whistling to Extremists in the Maldives
By Mushfiq Mohamed
How “liberal” political actors in the Maldives dog-whistle violent extremists and why it matters.
The Maldives’ New Government: Mission Impossible?
By Sudha Ramachandran
From reframing ties with China to advancing Maldivian democracy, Ibrahim Mohamed Solih has a hard road ahead.
Remembering the Disappeared: 1118 Days Without Ahmed
By Lorena Cotza
On International Day of the Disappeared, the story of one vanished man in the Maldives.