Grantee Profile

Moscow Center for Gender Studies

Grants to Moscow Center for Gender Studies

  • $50,000Active Strategy

    2012 (Inactive Grant)

    Human Rights

    MOSCOW, RUSSIA — The Moscow Center for Gender Studies is a non-profit based in the Russian capital working to promote women’s rights and gender equality, as guaranteed by the Russian Constitution and other laws of Russian Federation. The proposed project will strengthen the Internet presence of the Moscow Center for Gender Studies as an articulate voice for women’s rights. Project activities will include monitoring public discourse on the Internet about the protection of women’s rights and gender equality in Russia, and interventions to build informed public discussion of these issues. Foundation dollars will be used to pay for salaries and costs related to website development.

  • $225,000Active Strategy

    2008 (Inactive Grant)

    Human Rights

    MOSCOW, RUSSIA — To promote human rights of women in Russia (over three years).

  • $225,000Active Strategy

    2005 (Inactive Grant)

    Human Rights

    MOSCOW, RUSSIA — In support of activities to promote women's human rights and gender equality in Russia (over three years).

  • $240,000Active Strategy

    2002 (Inactive Grant)

    Human Rights

    MOSCOW, RUSSIA — To promote the human rights of women (over three years).

  • $102,000Active Strategy

    1999 (Inactive Grant)

    Human Rights

    MOSCOW, RUSSIA — To promote gender awareness and women's rights among educators, policymakers, and the Russian public.

  • $156,040Active Strategy

    1996 (Inactive Grant)

    Human Rights

    MOSCOW, RUSSIA — To support a research project and public education activities about the sources of discrimination against women in Russia.

The MacArthur Foundation awarded Moscow Center for Gender Studies $998,040 between 1983 and 2015.