Perm Regional Human Rights Center
Grants to Perm Regional Human Rights Center
2013 (Duration 2 years, 11 months)
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.
2007 (Inactive Grant)
PERM, RUSSIA — To promote accountability of law enforcement agencies in the Perm region.
2004 (Inactive Grant)
PERM, RUSSIA — In support of activities to stop the use of torture by law enforcement agencies (over three years).
2002 (Inactive Grant)
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 2016.