Shehu Musa Yar'Adua Centre
Grants to Shehu Musa Yar'Adua Centre
2014 (Duration 2 years, 11 months)
ABUJA, NIGERIA — The purpose of this grant is to establish a collaborative approach to a technology- driven, election management platform for Nigerian civil society organizations in order to promote more transparent and credible elections. Activities will include designing technological tools to facilitate and standardize the monitoring of elections in the country; testing the platform by deploying technology and observers in one state’s gubernatorial elections; refining the platform and deploying it in the 2015 general elections; and the publishing a report.
2009 (Inactive Grant)
ABUJA, NIGERIA — To support research on global citizenship.
2008 (Inactive Grant)
ABUJA, NIGERIA — To strengthen the Olusegun Obasanjo Research Library (over 18 months).
2005 (Inactive Grant)
ABUJA, NIGERIA — In support of the purchase of books and materials for the Olusegun Obasanjo Research Library.
The MacArthur Foundation awarded Shehu Musa Yar'Adua Centre $500,000 between 1978 and 2016.