10%
Share of foundation
human rights funding

$183.8 Million out of
$1.8 Billion for all rights
2,051 Grants

Top Funders

  1. Comic Relief UK $34.2 M
  2. The Oak Foundation $22.2 M
  3. Open Society Foundations $12.9 M
  4. NoVo Foundation $12.1 M
  5. Humanity United $10.5 M
  6. Nationale Postcode Loterij $10.2 M
  7. American Jewish World Service $7.0 M
  8. The Sigrid Rausing Trust $5.1 M
  9. Ford Foundation $4.8 M
  10. National Endowment for Democracy $3.9 M
  11. Bloomberg Philanthropies $3.8 M
  12. The Allstate Foundation $3.7 M
  13. UN Women's Fund for Gender Equality $3.5 M
  14. Mama Cash $3.4 M
  15. Human Dignity Foundation $2.7 M
  16. Esmee Fairbairn Foundation $2.6 M
  17. Hivos $2.5 M
  18. Tides Foundation $2.2 M
  19. Vanguard Charitable Endowment Program $2.1 M
  20. The Global Fund for Women $2.1 M
  21. The John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation $2.0 M
  22. Trust for London $1.7 M
  23. The PHM Foundation $1.6 M
  24. Fund For Global Human Rights $1.4 M
  25. Mensen met een Missie $1.2 M
  26. M = Millions

Bilateral and Multilateral Funding

100%
Share of OECD
human rights funding

$3.4 Billion out of
$3.4 Billion for all rights
13,094 Disbursements

Top Funders

  1. United States $535.3 M
  2. Sweden $431.5 M
  3. European Union Institutions $332.2 M
  4. Norway $306.8 M
  5. Canada $255.7 M
  6. United Kingdom $172.0 M
  7. Germany $169.9 M
  8. Switzerland $152.4 M
  9. Global Fund $148.5 M
  10. Denmark $147.7 M
  11. Netherlands $124.6 M
  12. Spain $120.9 M
  13. Australia $110.5 M
  14. Belgium $79.8 M
  15. Finland $62.4 M
  16. Japan $41.6 M
  17. Asian Development Bank Special Funds $38.8 M
  18. United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) $38.5 M
  19. Ireland $37.7 M
  20. Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE) $25.6 M
  21. United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) $16.8 M
  22. Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS) $13.9 M
  23. France $12.1 M
  24. Austria $7.0 M
  25. United Nations Peacebuilding Fund (UNPBF) $6.6 M
  26. M = Millions

Regional Focus

Asia & Pacific

$15,131,656 (8%)
305 Grants (15%)

Caribbean

$1,084,727 (1%)
30 Grants (1%)

Eastern Europe, Central Asia, & Russia

$11,716,572 (6%)
252 Grants (12%)

Global Programs

$36,110,933 (20%)
239 Grants (12%)

Latin America & Mexico

$15,492,019 (8%)
197 Grants (10%)

Middle East & North Africa

$10,661,094 (6%)
135 Grants (7%)

North America

$20,968,528 (11%)
343 Grants (17%)

Sub-Saharan Africa

$55,929,003 (30%)
417 Grants (20%)

Western Europe

$25,511,097 (14%)
218 Grants (11%)

Regional focus includes grants going directly to recipients in the region specified and to recipients located in other regions for activities focused on the region specified.

Issue Focus

Intersecting Populations

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