The Open Society Foundations work to build vibrant and tolerant democracies whose governments are accountable to their citizens. The vast majority of the grants made by Open Society are to organizations, but we also award a limited number of grants to individuals, primarily through scholarships and fellowships offered across a number of different programs.
AIDS and Rights Alliance for Southern Africa2017$74,995Description
Establishment of the Southern African Drug Policy Reform and Harm Reduction Network
Church World Service2017$79,600Description
to generate knowledge about the specific impact that incarceration has on children and youth in Latin America whose parents are in prison for minor drug offenses
Harm Reduction International2017$71,600Description
to support the participation of 25 delegates/speakers working on key issues related to drug policy reform at the International Harm Reduction Conference (Montreal, May 14-17, 2017). It will also support two specific conference sessions: a plenary session on drug reform and a parallel session on supply side issues.
Foundation of Polish Drug Policy Network2017$58,000Description
Institutional support 2017-2018
Youth Organisations for Drug Action2017$14,820Description
European Youth Drug Policy Dialogue
Central European University2017$98,587Description
to support a four-day intensive training course on gender impacts of drug policy with specific attention to impact on women and girls, delivered at the School of Public Policy in Budapest June 26 to July 1, 2017.
International Society for the Study of Drug Policy2017$24,000Description
Participation of scholars of Asian drug policy reform in the 2017 annual conference
Fundacion Tierra de Paz2017$42,900Description
Technical assistance and community stengthening in Lerma, Cauca, Colombia
Simon Fraser University2017$45,000Description
to support a comprehensive review of the work of the Canadian Drug Policy Coalition within the landscape of drug policy advocacy in Canada and internationally
Centro de Investigación Drogas y Derechos Humanos (CIDDH)2017$39,000Description
Proposing drug policy reforms in Peru