Grantee Profile

Perm Regional Human Rights Center

Grants to Perm Regional Human Rights Center

  • $300,000Active Strategy

    2013 (Inactive Grant)

    Human Rights

    PERM, RUSSIA — This three-year grant of $300,000 to Perm Regional Human Rights Center, one of the leading regional human rights organizations in Russia, is in support of a project to advance access to justice in Perm region by improving the workings of the criminal justice system. The project activities would include strategic public interest litigation; the development of long-term collaboration between non-profit organizations and the judicial community; identifying, publicizing, and conducting advocacy on key issues related to the justice system; and improving the transparency of the courts. Foundation dollars would pay for salaries, fees for outside experts, communications costs, rent, and publications.

  • $225,000Active Strategy

    2007 (Inactive Grant)

    Human Rights

    PERM, RUSSIA — To promote accountability of law enforcement agencies in the Perm region.

  • $225,000Active Strategy

    2004 (Inactive Grant)

    Human Rights

    PERM, RUSSIA — In support of activities to stop the use of torture by law enforcement agencies (over three years).

  • $160,000Active Strategy

    2002 (Inactive Grant)

    Human Rights

    PERM, RUSSIA — To support a campaign against the use of torture in Russia (over two years).

The MacArthur Foundation awarded Perm Regional Human Rights Center $910,000 between 1978 and 2017.

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