Human Rights Resource Center
Grants to Human Rights Resource Center
2013 (Duration 2 years, 11 months)
ST. PETERSBURG, RUSSIA — A three-year grant of $300,000 has been awarded to the St. Petersburg-based non-profit Human Rights Resource Center, which specializes in providing legal assistance to the non-profit sector in support of a project to advance access to justice in Russia, with special regard to the right of association. The funding will support a project to provide legal advice to non-profits, build the professional capacity of non-profit lawyers, monitor freedom of association, and raise awareness of the role of civil society organizations in Russia. Foundation dollars will be spent on salaries, two conferences, training workshops, publications, and a website.
2010 (Inactive Grant)
ST. PETERSBURG, RUSSIA — To provide legal support to Russian NGOs and promote the professional growth of these organizations (over three years).
2008 (Inactive Grant)
ST. PETERSBURG, RUSSIA — In support of a project to provide legal support to Russian NGOs and promote the professional growth of these organizations (over two years).
The MacArthur Foundation awarded Human Rights Resource Center $875,000 between 1978 and 2016.