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5 January 2022

Over £2 million in new grants will support legal action for social change

New grants awarded include 13 to organisations using legal action to address racial injustice in the criminal justice system and ten to expert legal hub organisations working with civil society.
Strengthening Civil Society
24 November 2021

New research examines the effectiveness of legal action in tackling racism

A new report finds that the law can be a powerful tool for anti-racist campaigners and CSOs, but it can be harder to use in practice.
Strengthening Civil Society
1 September 2021

Event! People, power and the law: using legal action to get justice for your community

Join us on 20 October to hear from three small organisations, who wouldn't have considered themselves legal experts, talk about their recent or current journeys into legal action.
Strengthening Civil Society
7 July 2021

Strengthening Civil Society programme: new funding to support legal action to tackle racial injustice in the criminal justice system – now closed

Grants of up to £50,000 over 18 months are available for work which uses legal action to address racial injustice in all aspects of the criminal justice system.
Strengthening Civil Society
25 June 2021

Strengthening Civil Society programme: new funding to support expert legal ‘hub’ organisations – now closed

We are delighted to launch a new funding round to support expert legal organisations which support and collaborate with other civil society organisations to create social change.
Strengthening Civil Society
8 December 2020

Justice Together launches strategy and grant rounds

Justice Together, a collaborative fund to transform access to justice for people in the immigration system, launches its first grants rounds today.
Strengthening Civil Society
8 July 2020

Strengthening Civil Society programme gives nearly £800,000 in grants

The majority of this funding will help civil society organisations manage the impact of COVID-19 on their beneficiaries and on their organisations.
Strengthening Civil Society
29 June 2020

Implementing successful litigation fund – next deadline on 12th August – NOW CLOSED

Just a reminder that the next deadline for this rolling fund is 12th August at 9am. Grants of up to £30,000 are available for a wide range of activities aimed at implementing a successful piece of litigation.
Strengthening Civil Society
7 May 2020

Strengthening Civil Society programme: new funding to support civil society through the pandemic

Three new funding streams to support our grantholders and broader civil society undertake legal action related to COVID-19, a commitment of up to £1m this year.
Strengthening Civil Society
10 March 2020

Three new grants awarded for work to implement successful litigation

London Gypsies and Travellers, Medical Justice and the Family Rights Group have all received funding for work to ensure the implementation in policy and practice of successful litigation they've been involved in.
Strengthening Civil Society