Open Society Foundations Announce 2023 Soros Justice Fellows
November 03, 2023 16:52 ET | Open Society Foundations
New York, Nov. 03, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Open Society Foundations is pleased to announce the 2023 cohort of Soros Justice Fellows, which includes a mix of emerging and established leaders in...
U.S. Supreme Court Rulings Deal Blow to Racial Equity
June 29, 2023 14:27 ET | Open Society Foundations
New York, June 29, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The U.S. Supreme Court’s rulings today striking down race-based admissions in higher education place new barriers in the path of students of color already...
LEAP and Open Society Justice Initiative: Florida Classroom Censorship Law (“Stop W.O.K.E.” Act) Impairs Training for Law Enforcement
June 27, 2023 13:30 ET | Open Society Foundations
New York, June 27, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- In a court filing, the U.S.-based nonprofit Law Enforcement Action Partnership (LEAP), joined by experts and a coalition of policing and criminal justice...
LEAP and Open Society Justice Initiative: Florida Classroom Censorship Law (“Stop W.O.K.E.” Act) Impairs Training for Law Enforcement
June 27, 2023 13:19 ET | Open Society Foundations
New York, June 27, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- In a court filing, the U.S.-based nonprofit Law Enforcement Action Partnership (LEAP), joined by experts and a coalition of policing and criminal justice...
New Study: Failing Global Debt System Costs Lives
June 22, 2023 09:41 ET | Open Society Foundations
New York, June 22, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- New research supported by the Open Society Foundations shows that increasing delays in resolving sovereign debt crises in some of the world’s poorest...
Open Society Announces $1.7 Million to Support Middle East and North Africa Debt Swap for Sustainable Development
March 15, 2023 10:02 ET | Open Society Foundations
Amman, March 15, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Open Society Foundations today announced that they are giving $1.7 million to a United Nations initiative in the Middle East and North Africa region...
CIVIL SOCIETY LEADERS URGE ACTION ON DEBT, INFLATION, AND CLIMATE CHANGE, RENEW CALLS FOR RUSSIA TO BE HELD ACCOUNTABLE FOR WAR CRIMES
September 08, 2022 14:55 ET | Open Society Foundations
New York, Sept. 08, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- As world leaders gather for the United Nations General Assembly, the Open Society Foundations is calling for bold steps to address critical worldwide...
Open Society Condemns Travesty of Justice in Kavala Verdict
April 25, 2022 13:37 ET | Open Society Foundations
New York, April 25, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Open Society Foundations are appalled by today’s Turkish court decision to sentence Osman Kavala—the business leader and philanthropist—to life in...
New Gavi Risk Sharing Partnership with MedAccess and the Open Society Foundations to help meet country demand for COVID-19 vaccines
April 07, 2022 02:00 ET | Open Society Foundations
New York, April 07, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Gavi, MedAccess, and the Open Society Foundations announce a new partnership to create an innovative Risk Sharing Facility to support the COVAX...
Open Society Launches Fund for a Free and Democratic Ukraine
March 04, 2022 02:00 ET | Open Society Foundations
New York/Berlin/Kyiv, March 04, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Open Society Foundations today are pledging an initial $25 million to launch the Ukraine Democracy Fund and urge other funders to join us...