Grantee Profile

International Rescue Committee

Grants to International Rescue Committee

  • $270,000

    2013 (Inactive Grant)

    Population & Reproductive Health

    NEW YORK, NEW YORK — The International Rescue Committee staff will train local NGOs in best practices for protection from and response to sexual violence in emergency settings in Africa.

  • $47,469

    2011 (Inactive Grant)

    Human Rights

    NEW YORK, NEW YORK — The proposed grant will renew support for activities to improve child protection in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC). The work will center in North and South Kivu where the organization will increase the capacity of community-based networks to better monitor, report, and respond to violence against children in the Kivus and communication links between community-based networks and relevant national and international authorities will be strengthened.

  • $250,000

    2007 (Inactive Grant)

    Human Rights

    NEW YORK, NEW YORK — To support human rights reporting and related post-conflict development activities (over three years).

  • $225,000

    2004 (Inactive Grant)

    Human Rights

    NEW YORK, NEW YORK — In support of emergency response to humanitarian crises around the world (over three years).

  • $50,000

    2004 (Inactive Grant)

    Human Rights

    NEW YORK, NEW YORK — For efforts to respond to the humanitarian crisis in Darfur, Sudan.

  • $250,000

    2001 (Inactive Grant)


    NEW YORK, NEW YORK — For activities on behalf of refugees and internally displaced persons in Afghanistan and Pakistan.

  • $180,000

    2000 (Inactive Grant)

    Human Rights

    NEW YORK, NEW YORK — To support the Global Refugee Protection Support Project (over three years).

  • $100,000

    1999 (Inactive Grant)

    NEW YORK, NEW YORK — To develop community rehabilitation programs for Rwandese adolescents and young adults.

The MacArthur Foundation awarded International Rescue Committee $1,372,469 between 1978 and 2017.

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