Thursday, September 20, 2018

Tag "John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation"

    MacArthur Foundation awards $6m grants to fight corruption in Nigeria

MacArthur Foundation awards $6m grants to fight corruption in Nigeria

The John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation says as part of its On Nigeria grant-making, it would be funding the anti-corruption efforts in Nigeria with $6.5 million.It said the grant is to help in fighting corruption by building an atmosphere of accountability, transparency, and good governance in Nigeria.“The country has begun an important process of addressing the corruption that [...]

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    MacArthur Foundation grants $9m to 15 orgs for anti-corruption efforts in Nigeria

MacArthur Foundation grants $9m to 15 orgs for anti-corruption efforts in Nigeria

The John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation on Thursday announced nearly $9 million in funding to advance accountability and anti-corruption efforts in Nigeria.The grants are part of the Foundation’s On Nigeria grantmaking, which seeks to reduce corruption by building an atmosphere of accountability, transparency, and good governance in the country."The grants will support nonprofits working to advance criminal [...]

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    Eight semi-finalists emerge in MacArthur’s $100m competition

Eight semi-finalists emerge in MacArthur’s $100m competition

Eight semi-finalists have emerged in 100&Change, a global competition for a single $100 million grant from the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation.According to the organisers, 7,069 competition registrants submitted 1,904 proposals, out of which 801 passed an initial administrative review and were evaluated by a panel of expert judges.The semi-finalists are: Catholic Relief Services, who is proposing [...]

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