Human Rights

MacArthur seeks to strengthen human rights protections, advance government accountability, and improve the reach and quality of justice. Our grantmaking aims to defend freedom of expression and enhance criminal justice globally, with a special focus on Mexico, Nigeria, and Russia. Read our strategy

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RT @citizenlab: Revealed: The NSA's plan to 'hijack' Android app stores http://t.co/bLU60NMKEh via @mashable

RT @Asilegal_df: Este año fuimos reconocid@s por con el Premio MACEI de la Fundación MacArthur ¡checa el video!... http://t.co/dFmH18cJng

RT @ushahidi: Help us get #UshahidiV3 Translations above 80% https://t.co/pjQfKTZHFM Quick guide on how to get started: https://t.co/iKSXpjHOV4

RT @ushahidi: On the Ushahidi blog Responsive Web Design Podcast showcases Ushahidi’s design team http://t.co/HzzHAl7tUC

RT @Asilegal_df: He publicado 5 fotos en Facebook en el álbum "El Equipo de Litigación Oral en Oaxaca, Oaxaca.". http://t.co/jrx5MqtVhs

New interactive tool by @ushahidi helps report #xenophobia: http://t.co/5Fadk37oKb via @pctechmagazine #MacAward http://t.co/XtUhyzYR20

RT @ushahidi: On the Ushahidi blog Announcing the Release of SMSsync v2.8.0 http://t.co/pT0vzB75da

Report by #MacAward recipient @citizenlab explains China’s cyberattack tool: http://t.co/xH8zyaNtFL via @engadget http://t.co/VGlGlZiq5o

After years of drug wars, @USDTBI report shows murder decline in Mexico: http://t.co/tpY3rfbfka via @USATODAY http://t.co/JDiQc2XoEf

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Protecting Freedom of Expression and Enhancing Criminal Justice

Building on its 30-year history in the field, MacArthur's human rights and international justice grantmaking strategy focuses on defending freedom of expression and enhancing criminal justice globally, with a special emphasis in Mexico, Nigeria, and ... Watch

Staff

Portrait of Stephanie Platz

Stephanie Platz

Managing Director, International Programs
Portrait of Mary R. Page

Mary R. Page

Director, Human Rights
Portrait of Sharon Bissell Sotelo

Sharon Bissell Sotelo

Director, Mexico
Portrait of Igor Zevelev

Igor Zevelev

Director, Russia Office
Portrait of Kole A. Shettima

Kole A. Shettima

Director, Africa Office
Portrait of Oladayo (Dayo) Olaide

Oladayo (Dayo) Olaide

Deputy Director, Nigeria Office
Portrait of Mikhail Troitskiy

Mikhail Troitskiy

Deputy Director, Russia Office
Portrait of Simon Cosgrove

Simon Cosgrove

Program Officer
Portrait of Yvonne Darkwa-Poku

Yvonne Darkwa-Poku

Program Officer
Portrait of Liliane Loya

Liliane Loya

Program Officer, Mexico
Portrait of Eric Sears

Eric Sears

Program Officer
Portrait of S. Quinn Hanzel

S. Quinn Hanzel

Program Assistant
Portrait of Phillis D. Hollice

Phillis D. Hollice

Program Administrator
Portrait of Michelle Holmes

Michelle Holmes

Special Assistant to the Vice President of International Programs
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Ken Lee

Senior Executive Assistant

Media Contact

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Meredith Klein

Communications Officer, Public Affairs