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What You Need to Know About the Refugee Crisis in Hungary

September 30, 2015by Márta Pardavi, Gábor Gyulai

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The Role of Arts and Culture in an Open Society

September 22, 2015 | by Chris Stone

By supporting artistic endeavors, we help make manifest our most ambitious goals and ideals.

Grantee Spotlight

Can a Chain of Progressive Schools Transform Conservative Pakistan?

September 17, 2015 | by Samina Naz

In a tumultuous region gripped by religious extremism, a new kind of school system aims to instill children with a sense of science, critical thinking, and tolerance.

Want to Slash Recidivism Rates? Educate the Incarcerated.

August 3, 2015 | by Christopher Scott, Nkechi Taifa

President Obama’s move to restore prisoners’ access to Pell Grants could be a game changer for reform.

Grantee Spotlight

For Those Seeking Education Opportunities Overseas, a Link to the Outside World

July 30, 2015 | by Zoe Brogden

For students living in places with little access to information, figuring out how to study abroad can be daunting. A network of advising centers is changing that.

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From a Refugee Camp to a Biophysics Lab

May 29, 2015 | by Laura Silber

Dr. Admir Mašić earned his PhD and became a successful research scientist. But two decades ago he wasn’t even allowed to enroll in school.

Global Education Goals Shouldn’t Just Be a Numbers Game

May 20, 2015 | by Dierdre Williams

The Post-2015 Sustainable Development Goals must include education targets that can’t necessarily be quantified.

We Want to Hear What You Think About the European Roma Institute

May 18, 2015 | by Zeljko Jovanovic
The idea of an institute for Roma culture and heritage is more relevant and urgent than ever. Now we want your feedback.

The Forgotten History of Romani Resistance

May 15, 2015 | by Pierre Chopinaud

For too long, Roma have been misrepresented by stereotypes. Romani Resistance Day in Europe attempts to balance the narrative.

Is This the End of Jobs as We Know Them?

April 7, 2015 | by Bill Vandenberg

In the future, which workers will “win” and which ones will “lose”?

Grantee Spotlight

A New Film Teaches Youth How to Deal with Stop-and-Search

April 3, 2015 | by Maryanne Olson

Taking know-your-rights into real-life street situations, a film called Y-Stop seeks to educate London youth on how to navigate an encounter with the police.