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Governance & Accountability

A government accountable to its citizens is one of the cornerstones of an open society—helping to ensure fairness, economic equality, and civic participation. The Open Society Foundations work with governments and businesses to advance transparency, rule of law, and good governance around the world.

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Open Society Voices

To Tackle Inequality, We Need New Thinking on Tax Havens

July 3, 2018 Ben Batros

Three global trends require us to look more closely at how tax havens are distorting the the world’s economy and fueling growing economic inequalities.

Investing in India, One Entrepreneur at a Time

June 26, 2018 Binaifer Nowrojee

Socially responsible businesses have a bright future in India, offering a way to improve living standards while encouraging others to jump into the fray. Here’s how the Open Society Foundations are supporting the movement.

Mayors to the Rescue in Puerto Rico

June 14, 2018 Karina Claudio Betancourt

Following a catastrophic hurricane and an inadequate government response, a group of mayors forged a connection to offer support, trade expertise, and together build a better future for Puerto Rico.