A new guide produced by the Open Society Justice Initiative with the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) provides a road-map for the development of national tools to assess and improve access to justice.
Open Society FoundationsEffective development requires disputes be resolved equitably—in areas that deeply affect people’s everyday lives, such as health, housing, employment and the environment. Yet policymakers often don't know what communities' legal needs are.
An image has been shared hundreds of times in multiple posts on Twitter and Facebook which purports to show teenage climate change activist Greta Thunberg with Hungarian-born American financier George Soros. The claim is false; the image has been...
Open Society FoundationsWe stand in solidarity with brave youth climate activists advocating for immediate action on the global climate crisis. George Soros and the Open Society Foundations have not funded @gretathunberg’s work, nor is Mr. Soros her grandfather.
A federal judge says the government must prioritize the release of documents requested under the Freedom of Information Act about the killing of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi.
Open Society Foundations"This ruling is a clarion call for accountability at a time when the Trump administration is doing everything possible to hide the truth on who is responsible for Khashoggi['s] murder." - Amrit Singh of our Open Society Justice Initiative in @NPR
A year after the assassination of Brazil’s Marielle Franco, a trailblazing politician and human rights activist, her sister, Anielle, talks about the work being done to preserve and expand her sister’s legacy.
Open Society FoundationsWe're seeking a Knowledge and Learning Officer to support the work of our Open Society Initiative for Europe's Transparency, Accountability and Participation Division for a fixed term of eight months in Berlin. Apply by August 6
Tomas Ayuso’s The Right to Grow Old, highlights the drivers and consequences of migration from Honduras, through and within Mexico, and to the United States, and explores its impact on the lives and identity of Hondurans.
A generation has passed since the war in Bosnia showed the world how violent nationalism could tear apart the fabric of society. In this time of upheaval across Europe, the lessons of Sarajevo must not be forgotten.