Grantee Profile

Environmental Defense Fund

Grants to Environmental Defense Fund

  • $60,000

    2003 (Inactive Grant)

    WASHINGTON, D.C. — For projects to address poor water quality and water shortages in the Everglades.

  • $300,000

    2001 (Inactive Grant)


    WASHINGTON, D.C. — To support a collaborative effort to maintain momentum for strong U.S. action and international cooperation to address global warming (over two years).

  • $265,000

    2000 (Inactive Grant)

    Conservation & Sustainable Development

    WASHINGTON, D.C. — To build the capacity of conservation groups in central Africa to monitor and critique decisions of multilateral development banks (over three years).

  • $130,000

    1998 (Inactive Grant)


    WASHINGTON, D.C. — To strengthen the capacity of central African nongovernmental organizations for environmental monitoring of international development projects (over two years).

  • $125,000

    1995 (Inactive Grant)


    WASHINGTON, D.C. — To support the program for strengthening the role of African nongovernmental organizations in multilateral development issues (over two years).

  • $29,370

    1991 (Inactive Grant)


    WASHINGTON, D.C. — To support the research project Social Equity, Development, and Biological Diversity in Brazil, under the direction of Stephen Schwartzman, in collaboration with Mary Helena Allegretti and Roberto Lang.

The MacArthur Foundation awarded Environmental Defense Fund $909,370 between 1978 and 2018.

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