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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

Exposing a Disgrace: Uzbek Elite Keep Profiting from Forced Labor

October 24, 2014 by Jeff Goldstein, Matt Fischer-Daly

Uzbekistan still depends on cotton exports driven by what amounts to slave labor. A new report brings this practice to light.

Breaking News No More: Life for Roma in Greece a Year after “Maria”

October 17, 2014 by Nikolia Apostolou

The story of Maria, a blonde Roma girl, made world news in 2013. A year later, what’s life like for Roma in Greece?

Roma in Serbia: Building on Strength

October 17, 2014 by Zeljko Jovanovic 2

Roma in Serbia registered thousands of voters in less than a month—leading to more democratic representation for the next several years.

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Deadline: October 26, 2014

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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, Roma Initiatives Office
Open Society Institute–Budapest, Roma Initiatives Office