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The openTrust is a registered charity.

Our purpose is the advancement of education, nationally and internationally in a wide range of subjects including environmental, political and biological sciences, the arts and media communication.

We do this in the main by supporting openDemocracy,
the independent international media platform.

We offer funders:

Assurance as to the application of funds to charitable purpose

Advice in relation to institutions operating in our fields of expertise

Assurance of qualified financial management of funds

Accountability including to the Charity Commission

A charitable route to supporting openDemocracy