Human Rights and
International Democratic Solidarity


CADAL is mainly financed with contributions from international cooperation.

The main contributors are private foundations, public agencies and embassies of democratic countries. We also receive contributions from companies and individuals.

The agreements with the international cooperation of democratic countries are signed after participating in competitive calls and in no case condition the independence of CADAL from the governments of those countries.

Throughout its history, CADAL has received contributions from: National Endowment for Democracy (NED), Konrad Adenauer Stiftung (KAS), Ford Foundation, Atlas Economic Research Foundation, Embassy of Switzerland in Uruguay, Timbro (Sweden), Friedrich Naumann Stiftung, Center for International Private Enterprise (CIPE), Freedom House, National Democratic Institute for International Affairs (NDI), Directorio Democrático Cubano, International Republican Institute (IRI), U. S. Department of State (Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights and Labor, DRL), Pan American Development Foundation (PADF) and Freemuse (Denmark).