Representative GrantsWashington, District of Columbia2016
$300,000 in support of its work investigating the impact of government surveillance and commercial data practices on vulnerable communities.
Representative GrantsLos Angeles, California2015
$450,000 In support of the Human Rights Data Analysis Group project (over three years).
Representative GrantsMexico, Mexico2017
$300,000 to support policy recommendations and advocacy for shaping an effective National Prosecutor’s Office.
Representative GrantsToronto, Canada2015
$750,000 In support of the Citizen Lab's general operations (over three years).
Representative GrantsBuenos Aires, Argentina2017
$300,000 to support policy recommendations and advocacy for shaping Mexico’s new forensic sciences agency.
January 29, 2013 - From The Field
The International Center for Not-For-Profit Law has announced its Civic Space Initiative.
January 22, 2013 - Publication
A new report explores human rights concerns associated with the growth of youth and child migration at Mexico’s southern border with Guatemala.
January 20, 2013 - Publication
Centro de los Derechos del Migrante has released a report on substantial defects in the current H-2 program’s recruitment systems, stating that many temporary workers are routinely subjected to fraud, charged illegal fees, and threatened ...
January 17, 2013 - Publication
Citizen Lab has released a report documenting the use of American-made Internet surveillance and censorship technology by more than a dozen governments.
January 16, 2013 - In The Media
From The New York Times
January 10, 2013 - From The Field
Insecurity in Mexico has resulted in mounting pressures against activists and journalists in Mexico, causing some to flee or cease their work for fear of retaliation.
December 16, 2012 - In The Media
From The New York Times
September 27, 2012 - From The Field
Mexico's National Supreme Court has ruled Article 57 of the Mexican Military Code of Justice, which the military had interpreted to give itself jurisdiction over cases of military human rights violations, to be unconstitutional.
September 10, 2012 - Publication
With support from MacArthur, The Chicago Council on Global Affairs conducted a national survey for the report Foreign Policy in the New Millennium.
February 13, 2013 - Video
Building on its 30-year history in the field, MacArthur's human rights and international justice grantmaking strategy focuses on defending freedom of expression and enhancing criminal justice globally, with a special emphasis in Mexico and Nigeria.