2015 • 3 years • Human Rights
Human Rights Watch (HRW) is a leading international human rights organization committed to impartial, evidence-based research and advocacy. In its core work, it investigates, exposes, and advocates for an end to civil and political rights abuses around the world. It stands with citizens, activists, and civil society organizations to help ensure that the freedoms of expression, association, and assembly are protected and upheld in all of the countries it covers. It looks to ensure it has the right resources in place to maximize its effectiveness in the digital age, including research about human rights abuses in the digital environment. The award provides general operating support.
2012 • 3 years • Human Rights
The grant provides general operating support to Human Rights Watch as it investigates and exposes human rights violations around the world and works to hold abusers accountable.
2009 • 3 years • Human Rights
In support of general operations and special research and advocacy initiatives on International Justice (over three years).
2009 • 1 year
To study government efforts to restrain civil society and free expression in Russia.
2007 • 1 year • Human Rights
In support of work on cluster munitions.
2006 • 3 years • Human Rights
For general support and special research and advocacy initiatives on Nigeria and the International Criminal Court (over three years).
2005 • 1 year • Human Rights
For the creation and dissemination of a video, DVD, and still photographs to document and publicize the human rights crisis in northern Uganda.
2003 • 1 year • Human Rights
To monitor the human rights impacts of the war in Iraq.
2003 • 3 years • Human Rights
In support of general operations and special initiatives (over three years).
2002 • 1 year • Human Rights
To support work with the International Criminal Court.