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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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Open Society Voices

Zambia Is Pioneering a New Approach to Criminal Justice for People with Disabilities

September 21, 2016 Louise Ehlers 2

Once in the system, people with psychosocial or intellectual disabilities can remain trapped forever. Now, a coalition of advocates is altering the landscape.

A Photo Contest Captures Life with Ebola in West Africa

September 19, 2016 Christopher Ifeanyi-Nwanze 1

Traumatized yet resilient, the region is rebounding after the outbreak that claimed 10,000 lives.

Women Who Survived Ebola Find a Space to Rebuild Their Lives

September 16, 2016 Fatou Wurie 2

Two years after the worst health crisis ever to hit West Africa, entrepreneurship, community, and joy are returning to Sierra Leone.

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