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From Confinement to Community in Croatia

July 8, 2014 | by Judith Klein, Sebastian Krueger
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How to Protect Migrant Workers in Nepal

June 10, 2014 | by Elizabeth Frantz
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A People’s Court, Live and On the Air in Nigeria

June 10, 2014 | by Udo Jude Ilo
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Open Society Voices

“A Decision that Seems Like an Attack on My Religion”

July 17, 2014 | by Heena Khaled
For one British Muslim woman, the European Court of Human Rights’ decision to uphold France’s ban on full-face veils is deeply painful.

France’s Veil Ban: Getting It Wrong on Living Together

July 15, 2014 | by Julia Harrington Reddy
A simple exchange on a London street shows the error of a European court ruling upholding France’s ban on the wearing of full-face veils.

A Flood Lays Bare Inequality in Bulgaria

July 14, 2014 | by Violeta Naydenova
For the district hardest hit by the June flooding in Bulgaria, the disaster also dramatically exposed the longstanding inequality and segregation of Roma residents.

From Confinement to Community in Croatia

July 8, 2014 | by Judith Klein, Sebastian Krueger
The kind of life many of us take for granted is now within reach for thousands with disabilities in Croatia.

Case Watch: A Tale of Two European Courts

July 7, 2014 | by Cristina Marian
Denied access to the Court of Justice of the European Union, a Tunisian migrant worker took his case against Italy to the European Court of Human Rights.
Grantee Spotlight

Caring for the Roma Community in Derby

July 3, 2014 | by Phil Henry, Michael Daduc
In the UK’s most central city, an advocacy group offers support to ensure that members of the Eastern European Roma community become active and equal citizens.
Grantee Spotlight

Imagining a New Republic in Macedonia

July 2, 2014 | by Borjana Mojsovska
When the appeals of activists run into resistance, we need to rethink ways of shaping others' attitudes. A park in Skopje became a testing ground to market a new vision of the future.

Voices from the White Working Class Community in Amsterdam

July 2, 2014 | by Saskia Welschen
Research into white working class communities in Amsterdam reveals a range of local concerns—from health care, employment, and education to housing and political participation.

Case Watch: ECHR Says “Living Together” Justifies Ban on Full-Face Veils

July 1, 2014 | by Maxim Ferschtman, Jonathan Birchall
The court accepted that the ban was allowed to ensure the concept of “living together,” a concept criticized in a dissenting opinion as seeming “far-fetched and vague.”

For Roma in France, Is Climate of Intolerance Fueling Violence?

June 18, 2014 | by Violeta Naydenova
Anti-Roma talk starts at the top in France. Is it creating a climate of violence?

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