Advancing Human Rights: The State of Global Foundation Grantmaking
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Advancing Human Rights includes detailed profiles of funding for 13 rights areas. Each profile also contains breakdowns of funding focused on the eight major regions globally and examples of actual foundation grants.
Commentary from Grantmakers
Ants in the Kitchen: The Role of Data in Human Rights Funding
By Caitlin Stanton
"This data helps us identify issues, like that of gender-based violence, where the scope of the problem may not align with the scale of the response."
Now That We're "Canon": 3 Ways to Advance Human Rights Philanthropy
By Daniel Lee
"As the ink dries on Advancing Human Rights, how can we spur a ripple effect for the field of human rights philanthropy?"
IHRFG Holds up a Map that is a Mirror
By Kate Kroeger
"Maps tell us stories as much as they tell us longitudes and latitudes."
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If you would like to submit your grantmaking data to be included in this research, provide feedback on the report, or learn more about this initiative, contact Christen Dobson, Program Manager, Policy and Research, International Human Rights Funders Group.
The Advancing Human Rights: Knowledge Tools for Funders initiative is funded by
the Ford Foundation, the Oak Foundation, and the Levi Strauss Foundation.