China (Hong Kong)

China (Hong Kong)

Hong Kong Human Rights Monitor
$145,000
Protecting Human Rights and Encouraging Democratic Representation in Hong Kong

To improve human rights protection and democratic representation in Hong Kong. The Monitor will carry out advocacy, human rights monitoring, casework, campaigning, and public education drawing local and international attention to civil rights and human rights developments in Hong Kong.

Solidarity Center
$150,031
Expanding Worker Rights and Democracy
To promote worker rights and support an independent voice for workers. The Solidarity Center will work with its partners to strengthen their organizing, bargaining and advocacy skills.  The project will also seek to build the capacity of trade unions that represent domestic workers to improve working conditions for their members.

Grant descriptions are from the 2013 NED Annual Report.