Grantee Profile

Center for Justice and International Law

Grants to Center for Justice and International Law

  • $450,000Active Strategy

    2012 (Duration 3 years)

    Human Rights

    WASHINGTON, D.C. — The Center for Justice and International Law (CEJIL), a leading non-governmental human rights interlocutor before the Inter-American Human Rights System, will work with civil society partners to strengthen the System and advance criminal justice reform in Mexico. It will litigate cases against Mexico before the Inter-American System, monitor State compliance with decisions, and conduct advocacy through the media. The project is designed to help secure the independence and autonomy of the Inter-American System and utilize the System to improve the justice system in Mexico.

  • $50,000

    1996 (Inactive Grant)

    Human Rights

    WASHINGTON, D.C. — To strengthen the African Commission on Human and Peoples' Rights.

  • $16,000

    1994 (Inactive Grant)

    Peace & Security

    WASHINGTON, D.C. — To translate and disseminate the "Preliminary Report on Disappearances in Honduras: The Facts Speak for Themselves."

The MacArthur Foundation awarded Center for Justice and International Law $516,000 between 1983 and 2015.

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