openDemocracy financial summary 2009

9 September 2010





Income breakdown


Approximately half of the grant funding was unrestricted, and supported the editorial work of openDemocracy's main site, while half was for grants for special projects and sections: including OurKingdom, The Convention on Modern Liberty, odRussia, 50.50, The Dictionary of Ethical Politics and others

Donations from readers accounted for more than 12% of support for the work of openDemocracy's main site.

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Expenditure breakdown


*Includes costs associated with openDemocracy's co-sponshorship of The Convention on Modern Liberty




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