Turkmenistan’s authoritarian state is being called to account before the UN Human Rights Committee over the death in police custody seven years ago of human rights activist Ogulsapar Muradova.
Local nonprofits in across the U.S. received approximately $100,000 per region to design plans to increase marginalized communities’ influence and access to economic, civic, and political opportunities.
Europeans remain committed to working together to get out of the crisis and refuse to blame ordinary people in countries like Greece for the crisis.
The Foundation Center and the Open Society Foundations launched the web portal BMAfunders.org to promote positive outcomes for black men and boys in America.
George Soros, founder and chairman of the Open Society Foundations, spoke today about the importance of including justice as a key component of the global development agenda.
The Open Society Justice Initiative is supporting a website project focusing on the genocide trial of Efrain Rios Montt, the former general who ruled Guatemala in the early 1980s.
The death of Ieng Sary underscores the need to avoid delays in the trial of the two remaining defendants at Cambodia’s Khmer Rouge court.
Lithuania’s refusal to release information related to its role in CIA counterterrorism abuses is being challenged at the European Court of Human Rights in Strasbourg.
The Open Society Foundations and other NGOs call on the local authorities of Rome to take immediate actions to end discrimination against Roma families.
U.S. Program’s Campaign for Black Male Achievement and Echoing Green are proud to announce the semi-finalists for the 2013 Black Male Achievement Fellowships.