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Media & Information

Media & Information

A free and independent press is vital to any democracy, ensuring government accountability and a diversity of viewpoints. The Open Society Foundations support efforts that expand and protect press freedoms, increase public access to knowledge and information, include minority voices in media, and use the arts to address pressing social issues.

Open Society Voices

Does Digital Media Mean Better Media?

April 9, 2014 by Marius Dragomir 4

From Montenegro to Nicaragua to China to Egypt, has digital media improved access to good-quality journalism?

Radical Democracy: A Video Challenge for an Open Society

March 25, 2014 by Peter Matjasic, Leonie van Tongeren

A video competition aims to turn political apathy into an opportunity to rethink democracy in Europe.

For Migrant Workers, a Mobile Phone Can Be a Powerful Ally

February 24, 2014 by Elizabeth Frantz 2

What kinds of information do migrant domestic workers most need? And what are the best ways to get it to them?

Open Society People

Darian Pavli
Senior Attorney
Open Society Justice Initiative, Open Society Foundations–New York