Fund for an Open Society is a non-government, non-political and non-profit organization that develops and supports systemic developmental policies, programs and activities aimed at the advancement of democratic cultures and all they entail. This includes openness, affirmation of differences, and full respect of human rights. It also promotes the principles of the rule of law, good governance, accountability and the participation of citizens in public affairs. Ultimately it works on the establishment of the self-sustainable democratic and pro-European development of society, fortifying stability and cooperation in the region of Southeast Europe, and the inclusion of Serbia in European integration.
The Fund for an Open Society in Serbia is a part of an international network, the Open Society Institute
, whose founder is George Soros
. The main source of income for the Fund for an Open Society are donations from its founder, but also other donations, gifts, and bequests, and self-made income as well.The Main Office of the Fund is located in Belgrade:
Kneginje Ljubice 14
11000 Beograd, Serbia
tel. + 381 11 30 25 800
fax. + 381 11 32 83 602