Grantee Profile

Socio-Economic Rights & Accountability Project

Grants to Socio-Economic Rights & Accountability Project

  • $350,000Active Strategy

    2013 (Inactive Grant)

    Human Rights

    LAGOS, NIGERIA — The grant to Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) will support the implementation of Nigeria’s Freedom of Information Act of 2011 through the filing of cases, training workshops for lawyers and judges, and a compendium of jurisprudence on FOI cases.

  • $350,000Active Strategy

    2011 (Inactive Grant)

    Human Rights

    LAGOS, NIGERIA — To conduct strategic litigation before national, sub-regional, and regional courts (over three years).

  • $150,000Active Strategy

    2008 (Inactive Grant)

    Human Rights

    LAGOS, NIGERIA — In support of activities to generate new strategies to document and litigate internationally recognized economic, social, and cultural rights before national and regional courts (over two years).

The MacArthur Foundation awarded Socio-Economic Rights & Accountability Project $850,000 between 1978 and 2016.

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