5%
Share of foundation
human rights funding

$88.8 Million out of
$1.8 Billion for all rights
1,585 Grants

Top Funders

  1. Ford Foundation $16.5 M
  2. Gill Foundation $7.6 M
  3. Arcus Foundation $7.4 M
  4. Hivos $7.3 M
  5. Open Society Foundations $6.7 M
  6. Vanguard Charitable Endowment Program $5.9 M
  7. Evelyn and Walter Haas, Jr. Fund $5.5 M
  8. The Atlantic Philanthropies $4.5 M
  9. Tides Foundation $3.2 M
  10. American Jewish World Service $2.7 M
  11. Proteus Fund $1.9 M
  12. Comic Relief UK $1.7 M
  13. David Bohnett Foundation $1.7 M
  14. The Oak Foundation $1.6 M
  15. The Global Fund for Women $1.5 M
  16. Mama Cash $1.2 M
  17. The Astraea Lesbian Foundation for Justice $1.2 M
  18. NEO Philanthropy $1.1 M
  19. The James Irvine Foundation $1.0 M
  20. Horizons Foundation $998.7 K
  21. The Sigrid Rausing Trust $990.4 K
  22. Uhai Eashri $838.4 K
  23. Dreilinden, gGmbH $790.4 K
  24. E. Rhodes & Leona B. Carpenter Foundation $708.2 K
  25. Wells Fargo Foundation $705.0 K
  26. M = Millions

Bilateral and Multilateral Funding

1%
Share of OECD
human rights funding

$37.8 Million out of
$3.4 Billion for all rights
96 Disbursements

Top Funders

  1. Global Fund $25.4 M
  2. Sweden $4.3 M
  3. Norway $4.1 M
  4. European Union Institutions $1.3 M
  5. Netherlands $1.2 M
  6. United States $475.0 K
  7. Spain $211.1 K
  8. Finland $147.8 K
  9. United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) $145.4 K
  10. Germany $139.1 K
  11. United Kingdom $123.2 K
  12. Belgium $77.1 K
  13. Switzerland $35.7 K
  14. M = Millions

Regional Focus

Asia & Pacific

$3,604,119 (4%)
95 Grants (6%)

Caribbean

$489,651 (1%)
17 Grants (1%)

Eastern Europe, Central Asia, & Russia

$2,241,485 (3%)
72 Grants (5%)

Global Programs

$9,888,180 (11%)
73 Grants (5%)

Latin America & Mexico

$3,309,174 (4%)
119 Grants (8%)

Middle East & North Africa

$975,846 (1%)
30 Grants (2%)

North America

$53,175,532 (60%)
991 Grants (63%)

Sub-Saharan Africa

$13,325,722 (15%)
155 Grants (10%)

Western Europe

$2,564,218 (3%)
41 Grants (3%)

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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