4%
Share of foundation
human rights funding

$67.2 Million out of
$1.7 Billion for all rights
630 Grants

Top Funders

  1. Open Society Foundations $20.4 M
  2. Public Welfare Foundation $9.4 M
  3. The John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation $8.0 M
  4. Ford Foundation $5.9 M
  5. The Atlantic Philanthropies $3.9 M
  6. Tides Foundation $1.9 M
  7. Esmee Fairbairn Foundation $1.2 M
  8. National Endowment for Democracy $1.1 M
  9. NoVo Foundation $881.0 K
  10. Marguerite Casey Foundation $855.0 K
  11. Public Interest Projects $796.0 K
  12. Vital Projects Fund $720.0 K
  13. W. K. Kellogg Foundation $640.0 K
  14. Vanguard Charitable Endowment Program $510.0 K
  15. The California Endowment $460.0 K
  16. The Barrow Cadbury Trust $452.6 K
  17. The Sigrid Rausing Trust $433.4 K
  18. Trust for London $343.5 K
  19. The Henry Smith Charity $337.1 K
  20. The William Penn Foundation $300.0 K
  21. Rosenberg Foundation $290.0 K
  22. The Annie E. Casey Foundation $285.0 K
  23. Wallace Global Fund II $260.0 K
  24. The Bromley Trust $256.8 K
  25. Bauman Family Foundation $250.0 K
  26. M = Millions

Bilateral and Multilateral Funding

100%
Share of OECD
human rights funding

$3.5 Billion out of
$3.5 Billion for all rights
13,801 Disbursements

Top Funders

  1. United States $501.5 M
  2. European Union Institutions $428.4 M
  3. Sweden $356.0 M
  4. Norway $316.7 M
  5. Spain $284.0 M
  6. Canada $270.7 M
  7. Denmark $153.3 M
  8. Switzerland $149.3 M
  9. Ireland $139.7 M
  10. Global Fund $133.8 M
  11. Netherlands $129.1 M
  12. United Kingdom $116.7 M
  13. Germany $114.5 M
  14. Australia $55.2 M
  15. Finland $53.1 M
  16. Asian Development Bank Special Funds $38.7 M
  17. Belgium $37.3 M
  18. United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) $34.9 M
  19. United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) $34.1 M
  20. Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE) $28.1 M
  21. International Development Association $27.4 M
  22. United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) $19.5 M
  23. Japan $17.9 M
  24. Italy $16.9 M
  25. France $9.3 M
  26. M = Millions

Regional Focus

Asia & Pacific

$1,529,438 (2%)
27 Grants (4%)

Caribbean

$147,434 (0%)
3 Grants (0%)

Eastern Europe, Central Asia, & Russia

$3,902,399 (6%)
61 Grants (10%)

Global Programs

$5,793,741 (9%)
48 Grants (8%)

Latin America & Mexico

$3,318,440 (5%)
34 Grants (5%)

Middle East & North Africa

$362,617 (1%)
6 Grants (1%)

North America

$47,333,461 (70%)
369 Grants (59%)

Sub-Saharan Africa

$1,926,007 (3%)
36 Grants (6%)

Western Europe

$4,717,304 (7%)
61 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

Intersecting Populations

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