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Ukraine Needs Decentralization, Done Right

October 15, 2014 | by Vladyslav Galushko

Open Society Voices

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.”

Young People, Race and the Police: Finding the Remix

June 24, 2014 | by Rachel Neild

Young people from 14 cities around the world are meeting to share ideas and experiences in the struggle to end discriminatory policing.

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?

Grantee Spotlight

A Beacon in the Ghetto

June 17, 2014

In a poverty-stricken district of Bucharest, the Alternative Education Center is helping give children the chance to create a future for themselves.

Understanding Europe’s White Working Class Communities

June 16, 2014 | by Nazia Hussain

Western Europe has undergone significant transformation over the past forty years. New research examines how these changes have impacted white working class communities.

Voices from the White Working Class Community in Manchester

June 16, 2014 | by Nazia Hussain

Marginalization—be it economic, political, social, or cultural—is not a phenomenon reserved for minority communities. Segments of the majority can be disenfranchised and excluded too.

Beware an Uncertain Dawn in the Dominican Republic

June 13, 2014 | by Julia Harrington Reddy

A new law supposedly creates a pathway to citizenship for thousands of Dominicans of Haitian descent, after years of discrimination. But it has fundamental flaws.

Disability Is No Longer Invisible in Mongolia

June 12, 2014 | by Kate Lapham

Data on people with disabilities, an essential tool for addressing the challenges they face, has long been scarce in Mongolia. That's beginning to change.

An App for Honest Elections in Kosovo

June 12, 2014 | by Luan Shllaku

A citizens watchdog platform aimed to deter fraud and increase voter confidence in a recent election in Kosovo.

Grantee Spotlight

A People’s Court, Live and On the Air in Nigeria

June 10, 2014

In a country where institutions of accountability are grossly incapacitated, one radio program is proving an effective means of justice for ordinary Nigerians.

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