United States Agency for Global Media

Office of Internet Freedom

The Office of Internet Freedom (OIF) provides anti-censorship technology and services to journalists and citizens around the world, enhancing their ability to safely access or share digital news and information without fear of repercussions or surveillance.

OIF provides oversight and support for the U.S. Agency for Global Media networks, journalists and sources – including deployments, implementations and digital safety training and awareness.

OIF Programs

OIF funds the research, development, and deployment of technologies to support the free flow of online information and independent media abroad. OIF’s work enables unfettered access to online information without government interference, allowing citizens to freely express themselves and form their own opinions.

OIF supports the testing, deployment and management of internet anti-censorship technologies around the world.

OIF provides educational and training activities on the safe use of encryption technologies to citizens and journalists around the world.