Grantee Profile


Grants to WANGONeT

  • $400,000

    2012 (Inactive Grant)

    Human Rights

    YABA, NIGERIA — The purpose of this grant is to foster good governance in Nigeria using technology to increase citizen participation and responsive governance. Three broad components of the project are 1) data acquisition to provide for critical data that can be used to hold government accountable; 2) data processing that allows for easy understanding and usage across multiple information channels; and 3) data dissemination that reaches the widest audience possible across Nigeria.

  • $230,000

    2010 (Inactive Grant)

    Human Rights

    YABA, NIGERIA — To support credible elections in Nigeria.

The MacArthur Foundation awarded WANGONeT $630,000 between 1978 and 2018.