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Backbone grants 2017/18 - supporting a thriving civil society (360G-phf-32501)

Liberty is an independent organisation that campaigns for civil liberties and human rights in the UK. Liberty works to protect basic rights and freedoms through the courts, in Parliament and in the wider community through a combination of test case litigation, public campaigning, parliamentary work, policy analysis and the provision of free advice and information. This grant will support the core services of the organisation.


14 Dec 2017

Recipient Organization

Liberty (GB-COH-03260840)

Grant details
Amount Applied For 0
Amount Awarded 250000
Amount Disbursed 100000
Award Date 2017-12-14T00:00:00+00:00
Beneficiary Location: Country Code GB
Data Source
From An Open Call? No
Grant Programme: Title Other grants and programmes - Backbone Fund
Last Modified 2019-07-25T00:00:00+00:00
Planned Dates: Duration (months) 60
Planned Dates: End Date 2023-01-10T00:00:00+00:00
Planned Dates: Start Date 2018-01-10T00:00:00+00:00
Recipient Org: City London
Recipient Org: Company Number 03260840
Recipient Org: Description Liberty is the UK's leading domestic human rights campaigning organisation. We are a uniquely multi-disciplinary team with a high profile, strong membership base and close contacts across the political spectrum, in the media and with other campaigning and legal organisations. We use the voices of our 11,000 members, the stories of our clients and the expertise of our staff to influence, educate and persuade people about the importance of human rights protection, whether in Parliament, in the courts, in the media or online. Liberty's vision is a UK where everyone is free and treated fairly and with dignity. Our mission is to ensure that people's rights are protected, the powerful are held to account, and rights and freedoms are valued and defended by everyone. Liberty works to achieve its mission by defending and empowering individuals and communities, challenging unjust laws, policies and practices, winning hearts and inspiring action.
Recipient Org: Postal Code SW1P 2HR
Recipient Org: Web Address
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Recipient Region London
Recipient District City of Westminster London Boro
Recipient District Geographic Code E09000033
Recipient Ward St. James's Ward
Recipient Ward Geographic Code E05000644