A U.S. federal court has struck down a state congressional map for being too partisan. A cutting-edge method for measuring gerrymandering’s effects helps explain why.
Sign up to receive updates from the Open Society Foundations.
Khizar Hayat faces a death sentence for murder in Pakistan—despite being a victim of schizophrenia.
Weddings, politics, food, sport and more: a new website is giving young Pakistanis the opportunity to write about life from their point of view.
Chemical agents and attacks on hospitals have become horrific weapons of war in the ongoing conflict. But doctors are being trained to document atrocities like these—so that war criminals can one day be held to account.
Wattan, a news outlet that is neither privately owned nor government run, is elevating Palestine’s media landscape.
A photo exhibition looks at the human stories driving a tenuous environmental revolution in Afghanistan.
A generation of children will grow up without a country because Lebanese mothers with foreign-born husbands cannot pass on their nationality to their children.
A new initiative harnesses the knowledge of Syria’s dispersed academic community to help other displaced Syrians continue their higher education.
Pakistan’s inclusive education programs are still in the pilot stage, but provincial governments hope to scale them up in the coming years.
Pakistan is putting hundreds to death, including people with mental illnesses. Shifting public opinion could change that.
After half a century of human rights abuses, Tunisians are finally getting answers.