Public Health Program
A New Dawn for Pain Relief in Ukraine: Access to Oral Morphine
Patients in Ukraine have long suffered from severe restrictions on pain medications. But a new Ukrainian policy promises some measure of relief, and a significant first step toward adequate care.
Open Society Voices
Violations of human rights in health care are widespread in Eastern Europe and Central Asia. A series of how-to manuals offers lawyers, patients, and health officials tools for ensuring proper treatment and care for all.
Condemning people to pain and illness while they wait for a trial isn't justice, it's cruelty. And it must stop.