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Amount Category Yearsort icon Awarded by
Rowntree Society

to support the project on the work and legacy of the Rowntree family

£10,000 Issues 2008 JRSST
Unlock Democracy

Towards the publication of an anthology of writings on democracy to celebrate Charter88's achievements.

£5,000 Democracy 2008 JRSST
Jubilee Scotland, Edinburgh

tpwards a campaign for the cancellation of Suharto's debt legacy.

£4,343 Peace 2008 JRSST
Open Teaching, Learning & Certification

Towards the promotion of the free and comprehensive online publication of tax-payer-funded course materials in Britain.

£3,744 Liberty 2008 JRSST
Northern Ireland Coalition (Robin Wilson)

Over 3 months towards a feasibility study into establishing a new political coalition in Northern Ireland.

 

£9,870 Democracy 2008 JRSST
London Coalition Against Poverty

to support a campaign against the injustices of the social welfare system.

£3,900 Issues 2008 JRSST
Combining All Our Strengths

Over 4 months, matching the grant made by the Joseph Rowntree Charitable Trust for Democratic Audit and Our Kingdom to continue to develop the informal alliance of civil society organisations.

£22,266 Democracy 2008 JRSST
Centre for Women & Democracy, Leeds

Towards the Centre's 2008 International Women's Day Project aiming to generate interest in mainstream politics amongst young women and girls.

£4,795 Democracy 2008 JRSST
English Collective of Prostitutes

over 1 year to campaign against proposed legislation which would increase the criminalisation of sex workers and undermine women's safety.

£23,500 Liberty 2008 JRRT
Liberal Democrats

Towards campaigning costs in the lead up to the next General Election allocated as follows:

  • £150,000 to support campaigns in key seats with women, black & minority ethnic candidates;
  • £700,000 towards the cost of
£1,230,000 Raw Politics 2008 JRRT
Liberal Democrats - The Office of the Leader of the Lib Dems

Over 18 months from December 2008 to support the office of the Leader of the Liberal Democrats.

£105,000 Raw Politics 2008 JRRT
Liberty

to campaign agains the extension of pre-charge detention in the run up to the Howden & Haltemprice by-election on 10th July 2008.

£4,734 Liberty 2008 JRRT
Object

towards their campaign for the licensing of lap dancing establishments.

£30,000 Liberty 2008 JRRT
Object

(July)towards the campaign for the re-categorisation of lap dancing clubs as sex encounter establishments.

£4,850 Liberty 2008 JRRT
NO2ID - Stopping the Database State

Over 2 yrs to continue the campaign against the database state.

£84,267 Liberty 2008 JRRT
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