Grantee Profile

Human Rights Watch

Grants to Human Rights Watch

  • $1,800,000Active Strategy

    2012 (Duration 3 years)

    Human Rights & International Justice

    NEW YORK, NEW YORK — The grant provides general operating support to Human Rights Watch as it investigates and exposes human rights violations around the world and works to hold abusers accountable.

  • $3,500,000Active Strategy

    2009 (Inactive Grant)

    Human Rights & International Justice

    NEW YORK, NEW YORK — In support of general operations and special research and advocacy initiatives on International Justice (over three years).

  • $175,000Active Strategy

    2009 (Inactive Grant)

    None

    NEW YORK, NEW YORK — To study government efforts to restrain civil society and free expression in Russia.

  • $250,000Active Strategy

    2007 (Inactive Grant)

    Human Rights & International Justice

    NEW YORK, NEW YORK — In support of work on cluster munitions.

  • $3,800,000Active Strategy

    2006 (Inactive Grant)

    Human Rights & International Justice

    NEW YORK, NEW YORK — For general support and special research and advocacy initiatives on Nigeria and the International Criminal Court (over three years).

  • $50,000Active Strategy

    2005 (Inactive Grant)

    Human Rights & International Justice

    NEW YORK, NEW YORK — For the creation and dissemination of a video, DVD, and still photographs to document and publicize the human rights crisis in northern Uganda.

  • $3,500,000Active Strategy

    2003 (Inactive Grant)

    Human Rights & International Justice

    NEW YORK, NEW YORK — In support of general operations and special initiatives (over three years).

The MacArthur Foundation awarded Human Rights Watch $13,075,000 between 2003 and 2014.

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