Grantee Profile

Global Network Initiative

Grants to Global Network Initiative

  • $200,000Active Strategy

    2013 (Duration 2 years)

    Human Rights & International Justice

    WASHINGTON, D.C. — The Global Network Initiative (GNI) is a unique collaboration of companies in the information, communication, and technology (ICT) sector; human rights and press freedom NGOs; investors; and academics who engage in shared learning and promote policies that support human rights. Through its work, GNI aims to seed a global standard for corporate responsibility and accountability in the ICT sector, with a particular focus on advancing freedom of expression and privacy. The grant provides general operating support to the organization.

  • $200,000Active Strategy

    2011 (Inactive Grant)

    Human Rights & International Justice

    WASHINGTON, D.C. — To support a member company assessment process (over two years).

The MacArthur Foundation awarded Global Network Initiative $400,000 between 2003 and 2014.

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