Grantee Profile

Alliance for Credible Elections

Grants to Alliance for Credible Elections

  • $450,000

    2012 (Inactive Grant)

    Human Rights

    ABUJA, NIGERIA — The purpose of this grant is to sensitize civil society and the general public on the key issues regarding the reform of the electoral process in order to promote transparent and credible elections in Nigeria. This will be achieved through the conduct of opinion poll to elicit reforms which the citizen would like to see in the electoral process; publication and dissemination of the key recommendations of the Presidential Committee on Electoral Reform Committee to enhance the independence of the Electoral Commission; and organizing consultations with a view to integrating the recommendations into the electoral and constitutional review process.

  • $430,000

    2009 (Inactive Grant)

    Human Rights

    ABUJA, NIGERIA — To promote citizen participation in the electoral reform process (over one year).

The MacArthur Foundation awarded Alliance for Credible Elections $880,000 between 1978 and 2017.