Who funds us

HURIDOCS is registered as a non-profit association under Swiss law in the canton of Geneva, Switzerland. In the USA, HURIDOCS has has been determined to be the equivalent of an organization exempt from federal income taxes under Section 501(c)(3) – valid until end 2022 and renewable.

See our statutes, our financial reports from 2018, 2017, 20162015, 2014, 2013, 2012, and 2011, and our registration in the canton of Geneva.

Funders 2015-2018

Open Society Foundation’s Information Program has been supporting HURIDOCS since 2009 and currently provides general support for our organizational development (yearly grant).

Oak Foundation has been supporting HURIDOCS since 2011 and currently provides general support for our organizational development (three-year grant).

MacArthur Foundation has been supporting HURIDOCS since 2012 and currently funds the development of Uwazi software for publishing case law collections (three-year grant).

HIVOS International has been supporting HURIDOCS since 2014 and currently funds our support to NGOs to implement digital security policies and practices.

The Foreign and Commonwealth Office of the UK is funding a joint project with Migrant Forum Asia on the documentation of violations against migrant workers.

The Danish Mission to the United Nations in Geneva funded the development of the RightDocs database of Human Rights Council Resolutions and voting records.

UNOPS contracted HURIDOCS to support the Iraqi National Human Rights Commission, including a database system to manage complaints.

CEJIL is contracting HURIDOCS for additional features for the Inter-American Caselaw Analyser, including the visualization of state performance in complying with the decisions of the Inter-American court.

The  United Nations Development Programme office in Tunisia contracted HURIDOCS to advise the Tunisian Truth and Dignity Commission on the structure of its database to record violations.

The German Federal Enterprise for International Cooperation (GIZ) contracts HURIDOCS for various projects in Africa.

Full list of past donors here.


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