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Europe

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.

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Open Society Voices

Want to Stop Police Violence? Establish an Independent Investigative Institution.

June 26, 2015 by Katalin Szarvas, Erin Neff 2

Civil society is attempting to take police accountability into their own hands by demanding independent investigative institutions.

Europe’s Migration Crossing Points Captured in Six Films

June 26, 2015 by Stefano Liberti

From the English Channel to the airport in Rome, Europe’s crossing points offer migrants hope and hardship.

Torture and the Pain of Others

June 25, 2015 by Masha Lisitsyna

For those of us who work on the issue of torture, the challenge is to understand—and force courts to confront—the pain of others.

Open Society People

Jordi Vaquer
Director, Open Society Initiative for Europe
Open Society Initiative for Europe, Open Society Foundations–Spain
heather grabbe
Director, Open Society European Policy Institute / Open Society Foundations EU Affairs
Open Society European Policy Institute
Director, At Home in Europe Project
Open Society Initiative for Europe, Open Society Foundation–London