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A Week of Stunning Victories for Youth Justice

January 29, 2016by Marsha Levick
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The Hashtag That Stymied Corruption in Kyrgyzstan

January 28, 2016by Shamil Ibragimov

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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

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

A Week of Stunning Victories for Youth Justice

January 29, 2016 | by Marsha Levick

With dizzying speed, the Supreme Court has created a better justice system for juveniles.

Grantee Spotlight

Creating Sustainable Farms, One Abandoned Prison at a Time

January 28, 2016 | by Donysha Smith

In this Soros Justice Fellow’s initiative, guard towers become climbing walls, jail cells sprout organic gardens, and at-risk youth cultivate a brighter future.

Grantee Spotlight

Women Speak Up Against an Archaic Abortion Law in Northern Ireland

January 27, 2016 | by Kellie O’Dowd

Why is it still illegal to take a pill the World Health Organization calls an essential medicine?

The Environmental Racism Flowing in Flint

January 27, 2016 | by Kristen Clarke

A step to preventing crises like the one in Flint is to promote democratic accountability and ensure that minority communities are not disenfranchised and stripped of their voices.

Introducing Our New Podcast on International Justice and Human Rights

January 26, 2016 | by Jonathan Birchall

In the first episode of Open Society’s new monthly podcast, we examine the ICC trial of Laurent Gbagbo, former president of Ivory Coast.

Once Refugees Reach Europe, How Much Farther Should They Go?

January 25, 2016 | by Madeline Garlick

Onward movement creates formidable challenges for states, asylum seekers, refugees, and the international protection system as a whole.

To Change Drug Policy, First Change the Way You Measure It

January 21, 2016 | by Dan Werb

Many governments are using the wrong metrics to evaluate their approach to drugs.

In Mexico, Many Deaths in Custody but Few Investigations

January 14, 2016 | by Adriana García

In Mexico, the problem of deaths in custody―and the failure to investigate them―is particularly acute.

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