24 Feb 2010 - 15 Jun 2017
Maria Teresa Kumar, executive director of Voto Latino, shares three surprisingly simple and effective ways to encourage Latinos to make their voices heard.
Cambodia's new drug law has human rights groups concerned that the country's abusive practices toward drug users will intensify.
Posted in: Asia, Health, Rights & JusticeTopics: Cambodia, Campaign to Stop Torture in Health Care, criminal justice, drug detention, drug policy, drug users, harm reduction, human rights, Kathleen Kingsbury, public health, Sara Bradford, torture, Vietnam
The Joint Africa-EU Strategy is trying to shift the relationship between the two continents from one of donor and recipient to equal participation and representation, but is it working?
To mark World Day for International Criminal Justice, here's a quick look at the work that the Open Society Justice Initiative is doing to monitor the proceedings of the International Criminal Court and the special tribunals set up for Sierra Leone and Cambodia.
Posted in: Africa, Europe, Rights & JusticeTopics: Charles Taylor, extraordinary chambers in the courts of cambodia, Germain Katanga, ICC, International Criminal Court, Jean-Pierre Bemba, Kenya, Khmer Rouge, Mathieu Ngudjolo Chui, Sierra Leone, Taegin Stevenson, Thomas Lubanga
What happens when local NGOs want international funds but don't agree with the pro-West, pro-rights agenda?
Right-wing rhetoric across Europe raises the question: When does the right to freely express opinions override others' rights to dignity and respect?
Photographer Hayk Bianjyan received an Open Society grant to document the radical transformation of Yerevan, Armenia, one of the world’s oldest inhabited cities.
Two Soros Justice Fellows take a critical look at the deportation of innocent and low-level immigrant offenders as a result of U.S. enforcement programs mandated to target “dangerous criminal aliens.”
Last summer floods engulfed one-fifth of Pakistan, affecting almost 20 million people. The Open Society Foundations are working to keep this issue in the news—both in and outside of Pakistan.
If the Pakistani state is going to keep hiding the truth, it is up to society to strengthen institutions dealing with information sharing, accountability, and transparency.
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