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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

Sex Workers’ Untold Stories

March 11, 2019 Erin Greenberg

Organized by sex workers, a new Berlin-based exhibition uses found objects to present a more nuanced vision of what sex work really is.

Q&A: Why Representation Is Crucial for Trans Rights

March 8, 2019

The first trans woman ever to appear on the cover of Elle Hungary speaks about justice, art, and her dreams for the next generation of trans people.

Q&A: Fearless Theater in Kosovo

March 5, 2019

With their latest production, an ambitious theater troupe is challenging homophobia, facing down death threats, and changing minds.