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Education & Youth

The Open Society Foundations are committed to empowering young people by supporting efforts to increase access to quality education. From early childhood to higher education, we work to ensure young people from different backgrounds have equal access to education and to promote critical thinking, respect for diverse opinions, and free and open intellectual inquiry.

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Open Society Voices

Young Photographers Bring Post-Earthquake Haiti into Focus

January 16, 2015 by Maude Malengrez

Five years after Port-au-Prince was devastated, a new photography book documents one of its most famous streets.

Fortifying Africa Against Instability Caused by Climate Change

December 22, 2014 by Firmin Mbala 2

As rising temperatures throw parts of the continent into chaos, an initiative aims to build resilience to the deadly conflicts catalyzed by a shifting climate.

A Scholarship That Follows Its Recipients Home

December 19, 2014 by Zoe Brogden 1

This fall, the first Civil Society Leadership Awards scholars enrolled at universities around the U.S. with one goal: to bring new skills and ideas back to their home countries.

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