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Crisis Action, 2012 MacArthur Award for Creative & Effective Institutions

Crisis Action works behind the scenes with civil society organizations to develop strategies that inform policymakers about how to stop conflict and protect civilians on the ground. Read More
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Moscow Helsinki Group, 2012 MacArthur Award for Creative & Effective Institutions

Moscow Helsinki Group conducts advocacy, compiles reports, and trains activists to improve human rights in Russia. Read More
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CrisisAction, 2012 MacArthur Award for Creative and Effective Institutions

Crisis Action, a recipient of the 2012 MacArthur Award for Creative and Effective Institutions, works behind the scenes with civil society organizations to develop strategies that inform policymakers on how to stop conflict and protect civilians ...

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Moscow Helsinki Group, 2012 MacArthur Award for Creative and Effective Institutions

Moscow Helsinki Group, a recipient of the 2012 MacArthur Award for Creative and Effective Institutions, conducts advocacy, compiles reports, and trains activists to improve human rights in Russia.

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Red Nacional de Derechos Humanos, 2012 MacArthur Award for Creative and Effective Institutions

Red Nacional de Derechos Humanos, a recipient of the 2012 MacArthur Award for Creative and Effective Institutions, monitors and documents human rights abuses in Mexico to raise awareness of human rights violations nationally and internationally.

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Consultative Conference on International Criminal Justice

This meeting's objective is to increase communication and, where feasible, coordination, among elements of the "system," including states, NGOs, UN and humanitarian agencies, law enforcement bureaus, national legal officials, and organs of the International Criminal ... Read More

International Conference on “The Soul of the New Machine: Human Rights, Technology & New Media”

This international conference seeks to provide a space for leading thinkers, civil society members, activists, programmers, and entrepreneurs to imagine, discover, share, solve, connect and act together. The conference focuses on two areas of justice and ... Read More

MacArthur Award for International Justice

By Invitation Only Schedule of Events 4:15 p.m. Panel discussion (see below) on “The Legacy of the International Criminal Tribunals in National and International Systems” 6:30 p.m. Reception 7:30 p.m ... Read More

MacArthur Discussion Series Innovative Uses of New Technology

The MacArthur Foundation has been exploring the ways in which technological innovations can further our work and the work of our grantees. Read More

MacArthur International Justice Lecture Series Advocacy Before Regional Human Rights Bodies: A Cross-Regional Agenda

Schedule of Events 8:30 am Registration 9:00 am Welcome by Claudio Grossman, Dean, Washington College of Law, and opening remarks by Jonathan Fanton, President, MacArthur Foundation 9:30 am Panel 1: Perspectives, Approaches and ... Read More

Midwest Regional Conference on International Justice

About the Conference: The first in a series of conferences on international justice. This conference will discuss the International Criminal Court 10 Years after the Rome Conference. The event is organized and hosted by DePaul University ... Read More

The Pursuit of International Criminal Justice: The Case of Darfur

Yale Law School hosts a conference to identify strategies for curbing the ongoing violence in Darfur and to consider the role the International Criminal Court should play in those strategies. It is the third in a ... Read More
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UN's Ban Ki-moon Says "Responsibility to Protect" Works

At a MacArthur-supported conference on the doctrine of the Responsibility to Protect (R2P), United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon voiced his strong support for R2P. Read More

More Countries Join the International Criminal Court

Seven additional countries have joined the International Criminal Court and ratified the Rome Statute due, in part, to the work of MacArthur grantee the Coalition for the International Criminal Court. Read More
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Protecting Freedom of Expression and Enhancing Criminal Justice

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. Watch

Staff

Portrait of Phillis D. Hollice

Phillis D. Hollice

Senior Grants Manager
Portrait of Stephanie Platz

Stephanie Platz

Managing Director, Programs

Sharon Bissell Sotelo

Director, Mexico
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Kole A. Shettima

Director, Africa Office
Portrait of Oladayo (Dayo) Olaide

Oladayo (Dayo) Olaide

Deputy Director, Nigeria Office
Portrait of Yvonne Darkwa-Poku

Yvonne Darkwa-Poku

Program Officer

Liliane Loya

Deputy Director, Mexico
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Eric Sears

Senior Program Officer
Portrait of Ken Lee

Ken Lee

Coordinator
Portrait of Meredith Klein

Meredith Klein

Senior Communications Officer