3%
Share of foundation
human rights funding

$71.3 Million out of
$2.3 Billion for all rights
1,274 Grants

Top Funders

  1. Ford Foundation $16.5 M
  2. Arcus Foundation $6.4 M
  3. Hivos $6.1 M
  4. Open Society Foundations $5.2 M
  5. Evelyn and Walter Haas, Jr. Fund $4.7 M
  6. Gill Foundation $4.6 M
  7. American Jewish World Service $3.7 M
  8. Vanguard Charitable Endowment Program $1.9 M
  9. Proteus Fund $1.7 M
  10. The Sigrid Rausing Trust $1.4 M
  11. The Oak Foundation $1.4 M
  12. The Astraea Lesbian Foundation for Justice $1.2 M
  13. Mama Cash $1.2 M
  14. The Global Fund for Women $1.1 M
  15. NoVo Foundation $1.0 M
  16. The California Endowment $926.5 K
  17. Dreilinden, GmbH $892.4 K
  18. Weingart Foundation $825.0 K
  19. Fund For Global Human Rights $748.6 K
  20. The Thomas Phillips and Jane Moore Johnson Foundation $731.7 K
  21. David Bohnett Foundation $664.8 K
  22. The James Irvine Foundation $545.0 K
  23. Colonel (IL) James N. Pritzker Charitable Distribution Fund $530.0 K
  24. The Atlantic Philanthropies $500.0 K
  25. EEA and Norway Grants $467.7 K
  26. M = Millions

Bilateral and Multilateral Funding

1%
Share of OECD
human rights funding

$40.5 Million out of
$3.7 Billion for all rights
117 Disbursements

Top Funders

  1. Global Fund $19.5 M
  2. Sweden $13.1 M
  3. Norway $4.4 M
  4. European Union Institutions $1.0 M
  5. United States $878.9 K
  6. Finland $418.6 K
  7. Germany $287.7 K
  8. Netherlands $264.4 K
  9. Spain $229.7 K
  10. United Kingdom $186.2 K
  11. Canada $113.4 K
  12. Switzerland $27.0 K
  13. Iceland $14.9 K
  14. Slovenia $8.9 K
  15. United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) $47
  16. M = Millions

Regional Focus

Asia & Pacific

$6,490,443 (9%)
108 Grants (8%)

Caribbean

$694,137 (1%)
33 Grants (3%)

Eastern Europe, Central Asia, & Russia

$3,416,580 (5%)
93 Grants (7%)

Global Programs

$5,917,012 (8%)
51 Grants (4%)

Latin America & Mexico

$3,881,696 (5%)
149 Grants (12%)

Middle East & North Africa

$1,481,939 (2%)
33 Grants (3%)

North America

$42,363,018 (59%)
614 Grants (48%)

Sub-Saharan Africa

$6,167,063 (9%)
163 Grants (13%)

Western Europe

$2,837,815 (4%)
49 Grants (4%)

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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Strategy Focus

Figures represent only grants that could be identified as supporting a specific strategy. In addition, grants may employ multiple strategies and would therefore be counted in more than one category.