Grantee Profile

FUNDAR, Centro de Analisis e Investigacion

Grants to FUNDAR, Centro de Analisis e Investigacion

  • $300,000Active Strategy

    2016 (Duration 2 years, 5 months)

    Population & Reproductive Health

    MEXICO CITY, MEXICO — Fundar is a Mexican think tank that specializes in transparency and accountability with a strong focus on how Mexico plans and implements public budgets for social services and human rights. With this award, Fundar applies its expertise in budgetary analysis to the maternal health field in partnership with organizations in two states and at the national level. Expected outcomes are greater transparency and increases in budget allocations for the training and hiring of professional midwives.

  • $200,000Active Strategy

    2016 (Duration 1 year, 11 months)

    Human Rights

    MEXICO CITY, MEXICO — A leading organization in promoting transparency in Mexico, FUNDAR uses its research and advocacy expertise to monitor performance of public institutions and provide evidence-based policy recommendations. The award aims to improve standards for investigating human rights violations. It supports the development of policy recommendations to improve investigations of disappearances, as well as advocacy activities for facilitating the use of independent expert testimony in court proceedings as a way to improve standards for evidence analysis in the justice system.

  • $315,000Active Strategy

    2013 (Duration 3 years, 2 months)

    Population & Reproductive Health

    MEXICO CITY, MEXICO — Fundar: Centro de Análisis e Investigación will work toward greater transparency and accountability in the allocation and use of public funds for reproductive health services in Mexico, as a means to improve the implementation of public health programs.

  • $300,000Active Strategy

    2013 (Inactive Grant)

    Human Rights

    MEXICO CITY, MEXICO — This grant will allow Fundar, Centro de Análisis e Investigación to monitor budget allocations to the justice system reform implementation in Mexico, with a focus on the reform process in D.F. and Oaxaca and the greater use of scientific evidence in court. It will also support activities promoting the increased inclusion of international human rights standards in judicial decisions.

  • $180,000Active Strategy

    2011 (Inactive Grant)

    Population & Reproductive Health

    MEXICO CITY, MEXICO — Renewed support to Fundar: Centro de Análisis e Investigación will allow it to work toward greater transparency and accountability in the allocation and use of public funds for maternal health in Mexico, as a means for improving the implementation of public health programs.

  • $320,000Active Strategy

    2011 (Inactive Grant)

    Human Rights

    MEXICO CITY, MEXICO — To monitor reform of Mexico's judiciary (over three years).

  • $150,000Active Strategy

    2009 (Inactive Grant)

    Human Rights

    MEXICO CITY, MEXICO — To promote accountable institutions of justice in Mexico.

  • $270,000Active Strategy

    2008 (Inactive Grant)

    Population & Reproductive Health

    MEXICO CITY, MEXICO — To monitor and report on the operations and budgets of principal maternal health programs (over three years).

  • $300,000Active Strategy

    2006 (Inactive Grant)

    Human Rights

    MEXICO CITY, MEXICO — In support of Citizen Monitoring of Police and Law Enforcement Bodies in Guerrero (over three years).

  • $500,000Active Strategy

    2006 (Inactive Grant)

    MacArthur Award for Creative & Effective Institutions

    MEXICO CITY, MEXICO — For a down payment to purchase a permanent office in Mexico City and to purchase office equipment.

The MacArthur Foundation awarded FUNDAR, Centro de Analisis e Investigacion $2,835,000 between 1978 and 2016.

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