How to Reduce Crime and Improve Race Relations OSI-New York May 18, 2009 AUDIO Professor Tracey Meares discussed her efforts in Chicago's violence-ridden West Side, which helped slash homicide and recidivism rates by about a third while avoiding police–community antagonism.
OSI Forum: Organizing in the Obama Era OSI-New York May 7, 2009 AUDIO Veteran organizers Zack Exley, Ai-jen Poo, and Zephyr Teachout examined the perils and the promise of mass civic participation.
OSI Forum: Kyrgyzstan—Contradictory Changes? OSI-New York May 6, 2009 AUDIO This panel looked at Kyrgyzstan's social and political landscape, which appears to be heating up in a series of high-profile developments that many observers relate to the upcoming presidential elections.
OSI Forum: Forced Labor in Burma OSI-New York May 4, 2009 AUDIO Open Society Fellow Richard Horsey discussed the International Labor Organization’s successful efforts to persuade the government of Burma to amend some of its harsh labor policies.
Overdose Prevention and Response June 2009 This Open Society Institute guide offers resources for developing and implementing overdose prevention and response programs, particularly in Eastern Europe and Central Asia.
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