Tag Archives: Open Society Foundations

19.6.2014, bljesak.info – Scholarships for Roma pupils and students in school 2014/2015

Representatives of the Open Society Foundations BiH and Association “Education makes Bosnia and Herzegovina” signed today in Sarajevo contract about grant for scholarship for one hundred pupils of high schools and 15 Roma students in school 2014/2015 year. Scholarship gainers are from the various parts of BiH and on the ceremonial meeting that was organized for that occasion director of ... Read More »

11.6.2014, NIAR – Opportunity for young Roma

Open Society Foundations’ Office for Roma Initiatives has published a call for individual and collective initiatives of young and creative Roma. Program called “Society of initiators” offers opportunity to young Roma who have initiatives that doesn’t fit into the standard activities of NGO sector that deals with youth. Only thing required is individual experience in NGO sector, namely: for JUNIOR ... Read More »

4.6.2014, Open Society Foundations – Patrolling the Streets with Hungary’s Roma Police

I was born into a poor family in central Hungary, in an environment with little opportunities. Thankfully I was supported by the Open Society Foundations with financial aid to complete my high school diploma. If I hadn’t managed this, I don’t know where I would be today. At the age of 21, I enrolled at a police academy in Budapest ... Read More »

7.2.2014. – Open Society Foundations: From Crisis to Hope in Europe

By George Soros: The European Union is in my view the shining example of an open and free society. That is why the current crisis is so personal to me. I am very concerned about Europe’s future and the potential dissolution of its open society. I believe in finding European solutions for the problems of Europe; national solutions make matters ... Read More »