Grantee Profile

Legal Defense and Assistance Project LEDAP

Grants to Legal Defense and Assistance Project LEDAP

  • $250,000Active Strategy

    2014 (Duration 2 years)

    Human Rights & International Justice

    LAGOS, NIGERIA — To increase the prosecution of atrocity crimes as a way of enhancing human security and criminal justice administration (over two years).

  • $450,000Active Strategy

    2011 (Inactive Grant)

    Human Rights & International Justice

    LAGOS, NIGERIA — To promote and improve coordination among criminal justice institutions and develop a national policy and strategy on the prosecution of crimes in Nigeria (over two years).

  • $500,000Active Strategy

    2008 (Inactive Grant)

    MacArthur Award for Creative & Effective Institutions

    LAGOS, NIGERIA — To establish and operate a Law and Human Rights Resource Centre in the Federal Capital Territory Abuja for the purposes of conducting research and training on the rule of law and justice administration.

  • $450,000Active Strategy

    2007 (Inactive Grant)

    Human Rights & International Justice

    LAGOS, NIGERIA — To strengthen and reform the administration of criminal justice in six states in Nigeria (over three years).

  • $350,000Active Strategy

    2004 (Inactive Grant)

    Human Rights & International Justice

    LAGOS, NIGERIA — For a project to train state prosecutors as a means of improving the administration of criminal justice in Nigeria (over three years).

The MacArthur Foundation awarded Legal Defense and Assistance Project LEDAP $2,000,000 between 2002 and 2014.

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