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University of California, Berkeley Human Rights Center

Grants to University of California, Berkeley Human Rights Center

  • $750,000Active Strategy

    2012 (Duration 3 years)

    Human Rights & International Justice

    BERKELEY, CALIFORNIA — The Human Rights Center at the University of California, Berkeley (HRC), is an independent research center that applies scientific methods and innovative technologies to promote human rights and international humanitarian law worldwide. HRC seeks general support over the next three years to improve the capacity of governments, relief agencies, and local human rights organizations, primarily in the Great Lakes region, to protect and secure justice for victims of atrocity crimes, especially sexual and gender-based violence.

  • $727,500Active Strategy

    2009 (Inactive Grant)

    Human Rights & International Justice

    BERKELEY, CALIFORNIA — In support of general operations (over three years).

  • $553,944Active Strategy

    2008 (Inactive Grant)

    Human Rights & International Justice

    BERKELEY, CALIFORNIA — To support the Advancing New Technologies for Justice and Human Rights initiative (over three years).

  • $50,000Active Strategy

    2008 (Inactive Grant)

    Human Rights & International Justice

    BERKELEY, CALIFORNIA — In support of an International Justice lecture titled, Bearing Witness to Atrocity.

  • $740,000Active Strategy

    2006 (Inactive Grant)

    Human Rights & International Justice

    BERKELEY, CALIFORNIA — To conduct surveys of victims in ICC referral countries and to strengthen the capacity of human rights organizations to conduct quantitative and qualitative analysis of systemic human rights violations (over three years).

  • $175,000Active Strategy

    2005 (Inactive Grant)

    Human Rights & International Justice

    BERKELEY, CALIFORNIA — In support of The Database Project: Supporting the Reintegration of Child Returnees of the Lord's Resistance Army.

The MacArthur Foundation awarded University of California, Berkeley Human Rights Center $2,996,444 between 2003 and 2014.

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