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Human Rights Watch

New York, New York
www.hrw.org

Human Rights Watch was awarded $32,858,000 between 1988 and 2015, including 22 grants in Human Rights, Population & Reproductive Health and MacArthur Award for Creative & Effective Institutions.

$1,250,000

2015 • 3 years • Human Rights

Human Rights Watch (HRW) is a leading international human rights organization committed to impartial, evidence-based research and advocacy. In its core work, it investigates, exposes, and advocates for an end to civil and political rights abuses around the world. It stands with citizens, activists, and civil society organizations to help ensure that the freedoms of expression, association, and assembly are protected and upheld in all of the countries it covers. It looks to ensure it has the right resources in place to maximize its effectiveness in the digital age, including research about human rights abuses in the digital environment. The award provides general operating support.

$1,800,000

2012 • 3 years • Human Rights

The grant provides general operating support to Human Rights Watch as it investigates and exposes human rights violations around the world and works to hold abusers accountable.

$3,500,000

2009 • 3 years • Human Rights

In support of general operations and special research and advocacy initiatives on International Justice (over three years).

$175,000

2009 • 1 year

To study government efforts to restrain civil society and free expression in Russia.

$250,000

2007 • 1 year • Human Rights

In support of work on cluster munitions.

$3,800,000

2006 • 3 years • Human Rights

For general support and special research and advocacy initiatives on Nigeria and the International Criminal Court (over three years).

$50,000

2005 • 1 year • Human Rights

For the creation and dissemination of a video, DVD, and still photographs to document and publicize the human rights crisis in northern Uganda.

$3,500,000

2003 • 3 years • Human Rights

In support of general operations and special initiatives (over three years).

$250,000

2003 • 1 year • Human Rights

To monitor the human rights impacts of the war in Iraq.

$100,000

2002 • 1 year • Human Rights

To support work with the International Criminal Court.

$250,000

2001 • 3 months

In support of efforts to monitor refugee flows and the effects of hostilities on civilian populations in sensitive areas abroad.

$600,000

2000 • 3 years

To support a project on the role that small arms trade plays in exacerbating conflicts in Africa (over three years).

$2,900,000

2000 • 3 years • Human Rights

In support of general operations (over three years).

$60,000

2000 • 2 years • Human Rights

To support activities related to the prosecution of former Chadian dictator Hissein Habre on charges of crimes against humanity and as an accomplice to torture.

$225,000

1999 • 3 years • Population & Reproductive Health

To support a program on women's reproductive and sexual rights (over three years).

$173,000

1998 • 2 years

To train local leaders in the defense of human rights in sub-Saharan Africa (over two years).

$5,000,000

1998 • 1 year • MacArthur Award for Creative & Effective Institutions

In support of general operations.

$2,250,000

1997 • 3 years

In support of general operations (over three years).

$225,000

1996 • 2 years 11 months • Population & Reproductive Health

To support the Women's Rights Project to protect women's reproductive freedom (over three years).

$1,500,000

1995 • 3 years

In support of general operations (over two years).

$1,500,000

1993 • 1 year

In support of general operations (over three years).

$3,500,000

1988 • 1 year 1 month

To establish a Middle East Watch and an African Watch, and in support of general operations.

www.hrw.org
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