Grantee Profile

Physicians for Human Rights

Grants to Physicians for Human Rights

  • $1,000,000Active Strategy

    2013 (Duration 3 years)

    Human Rights & International Justice

    NEW YORK, UNITED STATES — Established in l986, Physicians for Human Rights (PHR) focuses on the use of forensic and medical science to document and collect rigorous evidence and conduct ground-breaking and standard-setting human rights investigations and advocacy. This grant will provide general operating support as the organization restructures and expands.

  • $400,000Active Strategy

    2011 (Inactive Grant)

    Human Rights & International Justice

    NEW YORK, UNITED STATES — In support of general operations (over two years).

  • $50,000Active Strategy

    2011 (Inactive Grant)

    Human Rights & International Justice

    NEW YORK, UNITED STATES — To support a planning grant to create a new medico-legal network across six neighboring central and east African countries in which sexual violence persists.

  • $20,000Active Strategy

    2011 (Inactive Grant)

    Human Rights & International Justice

    NEW YORK, UNITED STATES — To conduct a one-week emergency investigation into human rights violations committed against health professionals.

  • $400,000Active Strategy

    2009 (Inactive Grant)

    Human Rights & International Justice

    NEW YORK, UNITED STATES — In support of general operations.

  • $300,000Active Strategy

    2009 (Inactive Grant)

    Human Rights & International Justice

    NEW YORK, UNITED STATES — To support medical and forensic investigations and training (over two years).

  • $100,000Active Strategy

    2009 (Inactive Grant)

    Human Rights & International Justice

    NEW YORK, UNITED STATES — In support of the project, Protection, Justice and Support for Darfuri Victims of Sexual Violence.

  • $525,000Active Strategy

    2007 (Inactive Grant)

    Human Rights & International Justice

    NEW YORK, UNITED STATES — For general operating support (over two years).

  • $850,000Active Strategy

    2004 (Inactive Grant)

    Human Rights & International Justice

    NEW YORK, UNITED STATES — In support of general operations (over three years).

  • $4,000,000Active Strategy

    2003 (Inactive Grant)

    None

    NEW YORK, UNITED STATES — For institutional support.

The MacArthur Foundation awarded Physicians for Human Rights $7,645,000 between 2003 and 2014.

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