Grantee Profile

CLEEN Foundation

Grants to CLEEN Foundation

  • $600,000

    2017 (Duration 2 years, 11 months)

    On Nigeria

    OJODU, NIGERIA — Founded in 1998, the CLEEN Foundation (CLEEN) is a nonprofit organization that promotes public safety, security, and access to justice, through empirical research, legislative advocacy, and publications in partnership with government, civil society, and the private sector. This award supports the development of an online repository that catalogs, analyzes, and provides detailed information on corruption cases. The project focuses on tailoring a technology platform, Uwazidocs, that was previously developed and supported with funding from the Human Rights program. This tool allows legal professionals and other interested parties to track compliance and assess and analyze the impact of the Administration of Criminal Justice Act (ACJA) on prosecution, adjudication, and sentencing efforts. This award enables the technology to be adapted for and used in Nigeria, facilitating monitoring implementation and compliance with the ACJA in corruption cases.

  • $300,000

    2015 (Duration 2 years)

    On Nigeria

    OJODU, NIGERIA — The CLEEN Foundation is a nonprofit organization established in 1998 to promote public safety, security, and access to justice by carrying out empirical research, legislative advocacy, demonstration programs, and publications. The award supports work to monitor implementation of the newly-enacted Administration of Criminal Justice Act. With Foundation support, CLEEN conducts public opinion surveys on the Act, trains civil society and media organizations to monitor implementation, and is establishing an observatory of civil society organizations to allow for continuous and ongoing monitoring. The goal of the work is to improve the administration of the criminal justice in Nigeria.

  • $500,000

    2012 (Inactive Grant)

    Human Rights

    OJODU, NIGERIA — Since 1998, CLEEN Foundation has promoted respect for human rights and cooperation between civil society and law enforcement agencies in Nigeria. Under this grant, CLEEN will conduct and disseminate as policy briefs, security threat assessment in the run up to the 2015 general elections to guide relevant stakeholders in the electoral process in the planning and deployment of materials and manpower during elections as well as conduct a survey and disseminate data on crime, conflict, public safety, and security.

  • $1,150,000

    2009 (Inactive Grant)

    Human Rights

    OJODU, NIGERIA — To support a police-public partnership in policing policy formulation and implementation and to conduct and disseminate crime victimization surveys in Nigeria (over three years).

  • $200,000

    2009 (Inactive Grant)

    Human Rights

    OJODU, NIGERIA — In support of general operations.

  • $231,000

    2007 (Inactive Grant)

    Human Rights

    OJODU, NIGERIA — To conduct a post-election national survey to measure public perceptions of the electoral process in the April 2007 general elections.

  • $200,000

    2006 (Inactive Grant)

    Human Rights

    OJODU, NIGERIA — To conduct a national electoral survey as a complementary and reliable source of information to official statistics on elections in Nigeria.

  • $193,000

    2007 (Inactive Grant)

    Human Rights

    OJODU, NIGERIA — In support of a second national electoral survey as a complementary and reliable source of information to official statistics on elections in Nigeria.

  • $300,000

    2006 (Inactive Grant)

    MacArthur Award for Creative & Effective Institutions

    OJODU, NIGERIA — To establish a learning and resource center in Lagos.

  • $330,000

    2005 (Inactive Grant)

    Human Rights

    OJODU, NIGERIA — For the conduct and use of a national crime victimization survey as a complementary and reliable source of information to official statistics on crime in Nigeria (over two years).

The MacArthur Foundation awarded CLEEN Foundation $4,004,000 between 1978 and 2017.

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