Grantee Profile

Institute of Law and Public Policy

Grants to Institute of Law and Public Policy

  • $300,000Active Strategy

    2012 (Duration 3 years)

    Human Rights & International Justice

    MOSCOW, RUSSIA — The Institute of Law and Public Policy is an independent, non-profit think-tank based in Moscow that is one of Russia's leading centers for comparative legal and constitutional research and the protection of constitutional rights. The proposed project would create a website about the Constitutional Court and its jurisprudence and provide training for lawyers in litigation before the Constitutional Court and other higher Russian courts, with a special focus on key human rights issues. The project would encourage the creation of an association of constitutional lawyers in Russia. Foundation dollars would be used for salaries, litigation expenses, building a website, training, and publication costs.

  • $375,000Active Strategy

    2009 (Inactive Grant)

    Higher Education in Russia & Africa

    MOSCOW, RUSSIA — To promote legal consciousness and legal reform in Russia (over three years).

  • $500,000Active Strategy

    2007 (Inactive Grant)

    MacArthur Award for Creative & Effective Institutions

    MOSCOW, RUSSIA — To establish a training facility for advanced education of Russian lawyers and to support three new administrative positions.

  • $375,000Active Strategy

    2006 (Inactive Grant)

    Higher Education in Russia & Africa

    MOSCOW, RUSSIA — In support of activities to promote legal consciousness and legal reform in Russia (over three years).

  • $375,000

    2003 (Inactive Grant)

    Higher Education in Russia & Africa

    MOSCOW, RUSSIA — In support of activities to promote legal consciousness and legal reform in Russia (over three years).

The MacArthur Foundation awarded Institute of Law and Public Policy $1,925,000 between 2003 and 2014.

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