Artifact Details

Title

Soros, George

Catalog Number

102739586

Type

Text

Date

1996-1997

Description

The material in this folder relates to projects affiliated with George Soros -- specifically Soros' proposals and associations aiming to form a global philanthropic initiative to promote the Internet as a means of supporting open society. Many of these initiatives were specifically focused on using the Internet to aid international health and medicine-related projects. These initiatives include the HealthNet-SR project in Slovakia; the Medical Internet Project; Soros Foundation Internet/E-mail Program; Open Society Institute, which Soros served as Chairman, and the Soros Foundation for an Open Society - Romania.

Category

Correspondence; Technical Paper or Note

Collection Title

Esther Dyson papers

Series Title

Subject files

Credit

Gift of Esther Dyson

Lot Number

X2780.2004