Grantee Profile

Crisis Action

Grants to Crisis Action

  • $300,000

    2017 (Duration 2 years)

    Human Rights

    NEW YORK, NEW YORK — Crisis Action’s mission is to develop and use new models of global collaboration to stop and prevent gross human rights violations and protect civilians from conflict. The award provides general support to the organization as it works to: address the increasing risk of human rights violations for civilians in conflict zones; combat the erosion of international norms designed to protect civilians in conflict; and, push back against the rising tide of far-right populism that has been growing across Western countries that have traditionally taken the lead in stopping and preventing gross human rights violations.

  • $500,000

    2014 (Inactive Grant)

    Human Rights

    NEW YORK, NEW YORK — The grant will support Crisis Action’s efforts to help avert conflicts, prevent massive human rights abuses, and ensure that governments fulfill their obligations to protect civilians.

  • $300,000

    2011 (Inactive Grant)

    Human Rights

    NEW YORK, NEW YORK — In support of general operations (over three years).

The MacArthur Foundation awarded Crisis Action $1,100,000 between 1978 and 2017.

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