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A New Champion for LGBTI Rights in Bulgaria

January 16, 2018Gregory Czarnecki

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A Legal Lifeline for Communities Threatened by Resource Development Projects

April 29, 2015 | Marena Brinkhurst

Meet the volunteer legal experts ensuring that resource development doesn’t bulldoze people’s lives.

The Transformative Power of Photography and Collaboration

October 28, 2014 | Anna Overstrom-Coleman

Recipients of the 2014 Audience Engagement Grants cover a range of places, populations, and ways to merge activism with documentary art.

Police and HIV Prevention: A Crucial Partnership

July 18, 2014 | Sanjay Patil

Sex workers and people who use drugs bear the brunt of new HIV infections. But a novel approach to law enforcement is changing this.

Remembering Those Who Paid the Ultimate Price for Being Transgender

November 20, 2012 | Kellan Baker

Across the world, fear and discrimination push transgender people through the cracks in our social safety nets, and our health care and legal systems.

News Digest: Indian Government To Hold Internet Censorship Talks

September 7, 2012 | Becky Hogge

Weekly news digest produced by the Information Program. This week’s top story is the Indian government’s decision to hold talks with key stakeholders on internet censorship.

News Digest: Hundreds of Websites Blocked in India

August 24, 2012 | Becky Hogge

Weekly news digest produced by the Information Program. This week’s top story is about the Indian government’s decision to block hundreds of websites for fear they are inciting racial hatred.

Introducing the 2013 Moving Walls Photographers

July 17, 2012 | Amy Yenkin

Meet the latest documentary photographers chosen for Moving Walls, an exhibition produced by the Open Society Foundations that features in-depth explorations of human rights and social issues.

Parsons Fellows Provide Information Design Support for Public Health Program Grantees

May 1, 2012 | Paul Silva
As the Open Society/Parsons Fellowship enters its sixth year, a new crop of Fellows will be heading to their host organizations to begin work on a range of health issues.

Forced Sterilization Is Torture

April 27, 2012 | Hailey Flynn
More than a thousand people marched along the streets of Taksim Square in Istanbul to demand full economic, political, and human rights for women.

We Could End AIDS, But Will We?

December 1, 2011 | Shannon Kowalski

At this moment in time, we are poised to drastically curb HIV. However, recent cuts in funding and a lack of political commitment threaten our progress. We need to demand more from donor governments, or else we will continue to see millions of people die.