The Centre since its inception has received sustained institutional support from National Law University Delhi. The University receives financial support from the Government of NCT of Delhi and the University Grants Commission. Substantial operational costs of the Centre are covered by the general budget of the University.
Apart from the general budget of the University, the following organisations have been kind enough to support research or other activities at CCG:
- MacArthur Foundation
- Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology, Government of India
- Hewlett Foundation
- Friedrich-Naumann-Stiftung für die Freiheit
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