Solutions Summit: Jobs Forum
The Open Society Institute–Baltimore will host a half-day forum focused on issues related to jobs in anticipation of our full-day Solutions Summit.
The Politics of Evidence-Based Policymaking
Paul Cairney discusses his new book, which investigates widespread and dangerous gaps between scientific evidence and reasonable policymaking responses.
Solutions Summit: Criminal and Juvenile Justice Forum
The Open Society Institute–Baltimore will host a half-day forum on issues related to criminal and juvenile justice reform in anticipation of our full-day Solutions Summit.
Eroding Trust: The UK’s Prevent Counter-Extremism Strategy in Health and Education
Experts discuss a new Open Society Foundations report assessing the human rights impact of the UK government’s effort to engage teachers, doctors, and other caregivers in the fight against violent extremism.
Cops and Community: Innovations Around Policing
Join community leaders, activists, police, and scholars as they share ideas for finding solutions to the violence, tension, and mistrust that exists between cops and the community.
Book Launch—Five Ideas to Fight For: How Our Freedom Is Under Threat and Why It Matters
Leading human rights lawyer Anthony Lester discusses his new book, which presents a powerful account of what’s needed to protect our hard-won rights and freedoms.
Can Universal Basic Income Eradicate Poverty?
Andy Stern discusses his recently published book, which investigates the current and projected state of the labor economy as emerging technologies push us toward a future with fewer overall jobs.
Reception for Ebola Through the Lens
Join us at the Open Society Foundations office for a reception for the photography exhibit Ebola Through the Lens in advance of its New York debut at Photoville.
Book Launch: How Everything Became War and the Military Became Everything
Rosa Brooks discusses her new book, which examines what happens when the ancient boundary between war and peace is erased.
Why Transformation Is Taking Such a Long Time in India and the Role that Art Can Play
How artists, environmentalists, conservationists, and political actors are contributing to the revitalization of the city of Varanasi.