Open Society Foundations
Dates: May - June 2017
Client/Project: The Open Society Foundations is a family of offices and foundations that works internationally to construct tolerant societies whose governments are accountable and democratic. They work to protect and improve marginalized communities through shaping public policies and implementing initiatives in education, public health, justice and independent media. Under Open Society Foundations, the Fiscal Governance Program aims to ensure that public resources are used effectively to benefit those in need.
Responsibilities: Flux performed a social network analysis and created data visualizations for the Fiscal Governance Program under Open Society Foundations. The data visualizations created by Flux discovered patterns in how global tax coalitions and networks interact across the world. Flux also evaluated the data that was used, and created a series of suggestions for how the visualizations could be improved maximize the benefits of the results.