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Asia

The work of the Open Society Foundations in Asia focuses on defending human rights, particularly for migrants, laborers, and victims of conflict; promoting election reform; instituting natural resource regulation; increasing access to information; and improving public health.

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Open Society Voices

After the Earthquake, Nepal Can Build a Better Future for All

April 25, 2017 Som Niroula, Neetu Pokharel

Listening to the voices of those most affected is vital for successful reconstruction after the devastating 2015 Nepal earthquake.

The University That’s Educating—and Empowering—Women from across Asia

January 25, 2017 Alex Bookbinder

Critical thinking reigns at the Asian University for Women, where students get the kind of education usually found at small liberal arts schools.

The Stabilizing Power of School for Children with Disabilities in Pakistan

January 4, 2017 Faisal Bari

Pakistan’s inclusive education programs are still in the pilot stage, but provincial governments hope to scale them up in the coming years.

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A discussion of the options for the international supporters of Cambodia's Khmer Rouge tribunal, as Prime Minister Hun Sen further consolidates his power.