Drug Control, Criminalization, and Global Health OSI-New York October 26, 2010 AUDIO The Open Society Foundations and Human Rights Watch present a moderated discussion with UN Special Rapporteur Anand Grover on the issue of drug control and global health.
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.
Our Top 10 Blog Posts from 2010 Laura Brahm December 22, 2010 BLOG Elections in Nigeria, sex worker rights in Macedonia, Naomi Campbell in The Hague, and more: These were a few of our most popular blog posts of the past year.
Isabel Wilkerson: Race and the Great Migration Enoch Pratt Free Library, 400 Cathedral Street, Baltimore, MD 21201 January 12, 2011 Join us for a discussion with Isabel Wilkerson, author of The Warmth of Other Suns: The Epic Story of America’s Great Migration, who will be interviewed by Sherrilyn Ifill, civil rights lawyer and OSI-Baltimore board member.
Change from Within: Three Stories from New Orleans August 26, 2010 VIDEO This short film features a community organizer, a public defender, and a journalist, working to rebuild their city through criminal justice reform, greater transparency, and arts and culture.
Community-Based Paralegals: A Practitioner's Guide December 2010 This how-to guide from the Open Society Justice Initiative provides information on all aspects of establishing and operating a community-based paralegal program, from assessing a community's needs to training paralegals and resolving justice problems.