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Open Society Foundations
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Policies that especially support women and girls are key to economic recovery after the pandemic.
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“We need to look at mental health challenges not as a pathological condition or illness, but rather as a universal human experience.”
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December 3 at 9am EST: Three women who live in coca and opium poppy growing regions in Asia and Latin America will explore the women growers' role in their communities and the need for sustainable gender-sensitive drug policies and programs. RSVP:
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Decriminalization—the removal of criminal penalties for buying and selling sex—is key to protecting sex workers from abuse and exploitation, particularly during the COVID-19 pandemic.
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Open Society Foundations Nov 29
Some of the most marginalized and exploited women in the UK are banding together to defend their rights and confront COVID-19, thanks in part to our grantee .
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Open Society Foundations Nov 28
A grassroots coalition of labor groups has arisen to demand justice for hundreds of millions of workers who produce goods and provide services from in and around their homes.
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Open Society Foundations Nov 28
December 3 at 12:30pm CET: The electoral defeat of President Trump, who has reinforced anti-Roma politics in Europe, may also present opportunities for Roma and pro-Roma organizing and activism. RSVP for a live discussion:
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Open Society Foundations Nov 28
"Just Say No" just doesn't cut it. Parents should see problematic drug use as a health problem and approach it with their children as such with love and support, says of our grantee .
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Open Society Foundations Nov 28
How can international allies best support anticorruption reformers? The experiences of South Africa, Guatemala, and Slovakia
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Open Society Foundations Nov 27
The international community needs to radically rethink its approach to trade.
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Open Society Foundations Nov 27
December 1 at 9:30am EST: How do we reopen learning institutions confidently and safely in the COVID-19 era? Join as discuss with our &
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Open Society Foundations Nov 27
Mexico is on the cusp of becoming the world's largest market for legal marijuana. Can the country do it justly and equitably?
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Open Society Foundations Nov 27
In the EU, Germany sees the most number of femicides—the killing of a woman on account of her gender.
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ACLU Nov 25
Our country's epidemic of missing and murdered Indigenous women is going largely unnoticed. This Native American Heritage Month, we honor the community organizers and leaders who are fighting back.
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Open Society Foundations Nov 26
“There was an event that happened in 1621. But the whole story about what occurred on that first Thanksgiving was a myth created to make white people feel comfortable.”
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Open Society Foundations Nov 26
The split between eastern and western Europe on LGBTI rights is a “scar.”
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Open Society Foundations Nov 26
Interested in studying at a global university? Want to apply but have questions? Join the first-ever tomorrow! Tune in for live sessions, chat with depts and hear from students about 's vibrant community.
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AJ+ Nov 24
The fatal beating of a Black man in Brazil by white security guards has sparked protests and outrage.
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Open Society Foundations Nov 25
True success in the fight against COVID-19 will not be won unless vaccinations are affordable and widely accessible to all.
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Bloomberg CityLab Nov 22
The city joins Los Angeles, San Francisco and Denver in testing out new law enforcement alternatives
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