Grantee Profile

Comision Mexicana de Defensa y Promocion de los Derechos Humanos

Grants to Comision Mexicana de Defensa y Promocion de los Derechos Humanos

  • $350,000Active Strategy

    2012 (Duration 3 years)

    Human Rights & International Justice

    MEXICO CITY, MEXICO — The Mexican Commission for the Defense and Promotion of Human Rights works to improve access to justice in Mexico. This project will help the Commission to establish the role and rights of victims and work to improve other aspects of oral trials in Mexico. The project supports the protection of due process and human rights guarantees under Mexico's 2008 criminal justice reform.

  • $300,000Active Strategy

    2007 (Inactive Grant)

    Human Rights & International Justice

    MEXICO CITY, MEXICO — To support litigation on human rights in Mexico (over three years).

  • $190,000Active Strategy

    2004 (Inactive Grant)

    Human Rights & International Justice

    MEXICO CITY, MEXICO — For activities to strengthen human rights in Mexico (over three years).

The MacArthur Foundation awarded Comision Mexicana de Defensa y Promocion de los Derechos Humanos $840,000 between 2003 and 2014.

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