Filterwatch is a platform dedicated to providing regular research and analysis about the state of the internet and digital rights in Iran.

Policy Monitor – July 2020

This month, online activism by Iranians with the #DontExecute made global trends, while the dangerous “Managing Social Messaging Apps” draft bill returned to parliament.

Policy Monitor – June 2020

Following months of silence, Iran's Supreme Council for Cyberspace passed a new resolution on the National Information Network, as the ICT Minister's latest session in...

Network Monitor — July 2020

Iran's internet experienced a number of intermittent and unexplained disruptions, as well as one localised near-total shutdown when in Behbahan as anti-government protests broke out.