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The activities of the Open Society Foundations in Europe focus on bolstering well-entrenched democracies while building up less stable ones, promoting minority inclusion in policymaking, supporting good governance and accountability, advancing education and public health reform, and helping societies adjust to European integration.

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Open Society Voices

Who Will Identify Ukraine’s Dead?

February 3, 2016 by Christine Mehta

With the body count in Ukraine rising and the government overwhelmed, a volunteer group is working to make sure families learn the fate of their loved ones.

Slovenia Built a “Corridor” to Move Refugees Straight Through the Country

February 2, 2016 by Neža Kogovšek Šalamon 1

Inside the legally questionable system that funnels migrants through Slovenia as if they were never there.

The Hashtag That Stymied Corruption in Kyrgyzstan

January 28, 2016 by Shamil Ibragimov

By making information about public spending visible, watchdogs are shaming away government waste.

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Open Society People

Jordi Vaquer
Director, Open Society Initiative for Europe
Open Society Initiative for Europe, Open Society Foundations–Spain
heather grabbe
Director, Open Society European Policy Institute / Open Society Foundations EU Affairs (currently on sabbatical leave)
Open Society European Policy Institute
Director, Roma Initiatives Office
Open Society Institute–Budapest, Roma Initiatives Office

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