Website Launches to Track Bemba Trial at International Criminal Court Press Release November 22, 2010 The Open Society Justice Initiative announces the launch of a monitoring website to provide daily updates and expert commentary on the trial of former Congolese vice president Jean-Pierre Bemba Gombo, who faces charges of war crimes and crimes against humanity.
UNESCO Suspends Dictator Prize After Global Protest Press Release October 21, 2010 The Open Society Justice Initiative and its partners welcomed UNESCO’s decision today to suspend, indefinitely, the prize funded by and named after President Obiang of Equatorial Guinea.
An Institution Is Not a Home Tirza Leibowitz December 3, 2010 BLOG The right to live in one's own home community is denied to millions of persons with disabilities who have been segregated in institutions. Senada Halilcevic, a human rights advocate in Croatia, shares her experience of living in an institution and making her way out of it.
Open Society Stories 2009 March 2010 This brochure highlights recent Open Society Institute activities, including supporting public health reform, advocating for fair distribution of natural resource riches, and improving the lives of Roma, immigrants, Muslims, and the developmentally disabled.
Soros Foundations Network 2008 Annual Report This report highlights Open Society Institute activities and achievements, with a special focus on work to address discrimination against minorities in a variety of countries.