People with Disabilities

3%
Share of foundation
human rights funding

$53.8 Million out of
$1.8 Billion for all rights

Of this 3%
37% Equality Rights and Freedom from Discrimination
19% Health and Well-being Rights
19% Human Rights, General
10% Social and Cultural Rights
6% Access to Justice/Equality Before the Law
4% Economic and Labor Rights
3% Freedom from Violence
1% Migration and Displacement
1% Civic and Political Participation
1% Sexual and Reproductive Rights
<1% Expression and Information Rights
<1% Environmental and Resource Rights

Top Funders

  1. Open Society Foundations $10.47 M
  2. Comic Relief UK $5.54 M
  3. The Atlantic Philanthropies $3.77 M
  4. The Jacob and Hilda Blaustein Foundation $2.48 M
  5. Disability Rights Fund $2.46 M
  6. The Oak Foundation $2.41 M
  7. The California Endowment $1.88 M
  8. American Jewish World Service $1.68 M
  9. Trust for London $1.62 M
  10. The Foundation for Civil Society $1.57 M
  11. Abilis Foundation $1.45 M
  12. The Susan Thompson Buffett Foundation $1.25 M
  13. The John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation $1.16 M
  14. Tides Foundation $1.07 M
  15. The Melville Charitable Trust $0.90 M
  16. The Henry Smith Charity $0.87 M
  17. GE Foundation $0.69 M
  18. The Global Fund for Women $0.63 M
  19. The Sigrid Rausing Trust $0.59 M
  20. Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation (UK) $0.49 M
  21. Ford Foundation $0.48 M
  22. Vanguard Charitable Endowment Program $0.46 M
  23. Public Welfare Foundation $0.46 M
  24. NoVo Foundation $0.45 M
  25. The Kresge Foundation $0.36 M
  26. M = Millions

Bilateral and Multilateral Funding

2%
Share of OECD
human rights funding

$73.1 Million out of
$3.4 Billion for all rights

Top Funders

  1. Australia $19.37 M
  2. Sweden $14.63 M
  3. European Union Institutions $8.57 M
  4. Belgium $6.06 M
  5. Norway $4.87 M
  6. Ireland $4.21 M
  7. Canada $3.64 M
  8. Denmark $2.74 M
  9. France $2.11 M
  10. Finland $2.08 M
  11. Germany $1.08 M
  12. United Kingdom $0.99 M
  13. United States $0.91 M
  14. Spain $0.83 M
  15. United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) $0.47 M
  16. Italy $0.15 M
  17. Japan $0.13 M
  18. Netherlands $0.11 M
  19. Austria $0.08 M
  20. Czech Republic $0.06 M
  21. M = Millions

Regional Focus

Asia & Pacific

$3,759,015 (7%)
143 Grants (16%)

Caribbean

$54,500 (0%)
4 Grants (0%)

Eastern Europe, Central Asia, & Russia

$7,107,613 (13%)
184 Grants (20%)

Global Programs

$3,556,861 (7%)
25 Grants (3%)

Latin America & Mexico

$1,997,167 (4%)
60 Grants (7%)

Middle East & North Africa

$3,742,764 (7%)
27 Grants (3%)

North America

$15,164,534 (28%)
189 Grants (21%)

Sub-Saharan Africa

$8,673,643 (16%)
204 Grants (22%)

Western Europe

$10,645,607 (20%)
88 Grants (10%)

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

$19,748,620 (37%)
264 Grants (29%)

Human Rights, General

$10,449,610 (19%)
275 Grants (30%)

Health and Well-being Rights

$10,021,704 (19%)
107 Grants (12%)

Intersecting Populations

Economically Disadvantaged

$19,067,377 (35%)
170 Grants (19%)

Children & Youth

$12,402,191 (23%)
224 Grants (24%)

Ethnic or Racial Minorities

$8,680,681 (16%)
74 Grants (8%)

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.