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Throughout the world, people who face stigma and discrimination are often left with substandard or no health care. The Open Society Foundations work to establish health policies and practices that are based on evidence and promote social inclusion, human rights, and justice.

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Liberia’s Next Generation Finds Room to Grow

July 27, 2016 Tina Hyder, Massa Crayton 8

Despite an array of life-threatening challenges, young children in Liberia are finding support in a country that’s making strides in early childhood development.

How an AIDS Conference Sidelined an At-Risk Population

July 19, 2016 Shaun Shelly 6

Some of those most likely to contract HIV—particularly people who use drugs—are largely ignored at a major AIDS conference this week.

The Hidden Consequences of Forcing Women to Travel for Abortions

July 7, 2016 Elisa Leilani Slattery 12

Laws that keep abortion services far from where women live are a form of social exclusion that women’s rights advocates call “abortion exile.”

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