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Throughout the world, people who face stigma and discrimination are often left with substandard or no health care. The Open Society Foundations work to establish health policies and practices that are based on evidence and promote social inclusion, human rights, and justice.

Open Society Voices

Democracy Is More Than Just Holding Elections

April 11, 2014 by Lauren Frohne 2

Wouldn’t you like to give those in power a report card? This is what citizen engagement looks like, and it’s possible for all of us, according to John Gaventa, head of the Coady International Institute.

How to Stop Overdose Deaths in New York

April 10, 2014 by Roxanne Saucier 1

New York has announced big news in the battle against drug overdose deaths. But is it enough?

To Achieve Roma Equality, Europe Must Address Health Disparities

March 27, 2014 by Maja Saitovic 16

For years the European Commission has recognized that inequality in health is a pressing issue. But it has made little progress for vulnerable populations like the Roma. We have a chance to change this.

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