World Watch List 2024

More than 365 million Christians suffer high levels of
persecution and discrimination for their faith.
Will you stand with them?

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We are a global membership organisation with 25 national bases. We share one mission, to support persecuted Christians worldwide and strengthen what remains.

Our Impact

Received Bibles and Christian literature
Received Biblical training
Received socio-economic support

Last year Open Doors was able to support millions of persecuted Christians around the world.

This support keeps the church around the world standing strong.

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World Watch List

The World Watch List is Open Doors’ annual ranking of the 50 countries where Christians face the most extreme persecution.

Levels of persecution:
  •   Extreme
  •   Very High
  •   High
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2024 ranking
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