People with Disabilities

4%
Share of foundation
human rights funding

$73.6 Million out of
$1.7 Billion for all rights

Of this 4%
41% Equality Rights and Freedom from Discrimination
20% Health and Well-being Rights
15% Social and Cultural Rights
9% Human Rights, General
7% Migration and Displacement
3% Economic and Labor Rights
2% Access to Justice/Equality Before the Law
2% Freedom from Violence
1% Environmental and Resource Rights
<1% Civic and Political Participation
<1% Sexual and Reproductive Rights
<1% Expression and Information Rights

Top Funders

  1. Anonymous $27.26 M
  2. Open Society Foundations $12.90 M
  3. The Atlantic Philanthropies $5.74 M
  4. Tides Foundation $1.95 M
  5. GE Foundation $1.89 M
  6. Disability Rights Fund $1.88 M
  7. The Melville Charitable Trust $1.53 M
  8. Esmee Fairbairn Foundation $1.52 M
  9. Conrad N. Hilton Foundation $1.50 M
  10. Abilis Foundation $1.46 M
  11. The Susan Thompson Buffett Foundation $1.26 M
  12. Vanguard Charitable Endowment Program $0.93 M
  13. The Henry Smith Charity $0.68 M
  14. The Wal-Mart Foundation $0.60 M
  15. Humanity United $0.60 M
  16. The California Endowment $0.60 M
  17. The Sigrid Rausing Trust $0.51 M
  18. The John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation $0.45 M
  19. Trust for London $0.41 M
  20. American Jewish World Service $0.40 M
  21. The New York Community Trust $0.37 M
  22. American Jewish World Service - Donor Advised Funds $0.34 M
  23. Global Fund for Children $0.31 M
  24. The Rockefeller Foundation $0.31 M
  25. The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation $0.25 M
  26. M = Millions

Bilateral and Multilateral Funding

2%
Share of OECD
human rights funding

$56.4 Million out of
$3.5 Billion for all rights

Top Funders

  1. Sweden $15.71 M
  2. Norway $7.82 M
  3. European Union Institutions $7.73 M
  4. Australia $6.09 M
  5. Canada $5.14 M
  6. Spain $3.36 M
  7. Denmark $3.31 M
  8. Finland $2.26 M
  9. Belgium $1.90 M
  10. United Kingdom $0.79 M
  11. United States $0.53 M
  12. International Development Association $0.43 M
  13. Germany $0.37 M
  14. Italy $0.34 M
  15. OPEC Fund for International Development $0.18 M
  16. Netherlands $0.16 M
  17. United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) $0.15 M
  18. Japan $0.12 M
  19. Iceland $0.02 M
  20. Switzerland $0.01 M
  21. M = Millions

Regional Focus

Asia & Pacific

$3,468,080 (5%)
137 Grants (17%)

Caribbean

$59,768 (0%)
3 Grants (0%)

Eastern Europe, Central Asia, & Russia

$10,005,379 (14%)
169 Grants (20%)

Global Programs

$2,515,766 (3%)
18 Grants (2%)

Latin America & Mexico

$2,184,463 (3%)
92 Grants (11%)

Middle East & North Africa

$916,968 (1%)
16 Grants (2%)

North America

$14,610,459 (20%)
166 Grants (20%)

Sub-Saharan Africa

$19,640,518 (27%)
161 Grants (19%)

Western Europe

$22,433,857 (30%)
76 Grants (9%)

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

Equality Rights and Freedom from Discrimination

$30,536,431 (41%)
354 Grants (43%)

Health and Well-being Rights

$14,377,029 (20%)
96 Grants (12%)

Social and Cultural Rights

$11,190,463 (15%)
97 Grants (12%)

Intersecting Populations

Economically Disadvantaged

$28,050,495 (38%)
165 Grants (20%)

Children & Youth

$25,557,088 (35%)
228 Grants (27%)

Crime or Abuse Victims

$12,745,718 (17%)
43 Grants (5%)

In order to show the intersections of multiple population groups, these graphics indicate other population groups supported within funding towards the group highlighted on this page.