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The activities of the Open Society Foundations in Europe focus on bolstering well-entrenched democracies while building up less stable ones, promoting minority inclusion in policymaking, supporting good governance and accountability, advancing education and public health reform, and helping societies adjust to European integration.

Open Society Voices

After More Than a Decade, the Truth About CIA Torture in Poland

July 24, 2014 by Amrit Singh

The European Court of Human Rights sent a clear message that abuses perpetrated by the CIA will not be tolerated in modern Europe, and those who perpetrate them will be held accountable.

A Photographer Goes Behind the “Roma Walls”

July 24, 2014 by Chuck Leung

Bjorn Steinz aims to overcome the physical—and psychological—walls erected to exclude the Roma.

How Democratic Transition Can Unfold in Ukraine

July 23, 2014 by Leonard Benardo 4

In Ukraine, the change ushered in on the Maidan is now being channeled into plans for better governance, law enforcement, justice, energy, macroeconomic development, health, and education.

Open Society Jobs

London
Deadline: July 27, 2014
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Deadline: August 31, 2014
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Deadline: September 1, 2014

Open Society People

Jordi Vaquer
Director, Open Society Initiative for Europe
Open Society Initiative for Europe
heather grabbe
Director, Open Society European Policy Institute / Open Society Foundations EU Affairs
Open Society European Policy Institute, Think Tank Fund
Director
Global Drug Policy Program, Open Society Foundations–New York