El juicio contra Ríos Montt es el primer proceso judicial por el crimen de genocidio que se lleva a cabo contra un ex jefe de Estado en tribunales nacionales.
The funds will go to early-stage businesses to make education, healthcare, and financial services more accessible to low-income people in India.
Four international legal and human rights groups are together urging all concerned to ensure that the trial of former military leader Efrain Rios Montt proceeds with due respect for judicial independence.
Ten leading human rights and civil rights groups wrote to President Obama to convey a statement of shared concerns regarding U.S. targeted killing policy.
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.