2017 • 1 month
This award supports Fundar to strengthen capacity of human rights groups and forensic experts to provide quality support to victims throughout the investigations of human rights violations. It supports a series of meetings for organizations to share experiences and good practices in the field, as well as a national meeting with forensics experts teams that work directly with victims and families of persons who have been forcefully disappeared.
2016 • 2 years • Human Rights
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.
2016 • 2 years, 6 months • Population & Reproductive Health
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.
2013 • 3 years • Human Rights
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.
2013 • 3 years, 3 months • Population & Reproductive Health
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.
2011 • 2 years • Population & Reproductive Health
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.
2011 • 3 years • Human Rights
To monitor reform of Mexico's judiciary (over three years).
2009 • 1 year • Human Rights
To promote accountable institutions of justice in Mexico.
2008 • 3 years • Population & Reproductive Health
To monitor and report on the operations and budgets of principal maternal health programs (over three years).
2006 • 2 years • MacArthur Award for Creative & Effective Institutions
For a down payment to purchase a permanent office in Mexico City and to purchase office equipment.