Women and Girls

11%
$30.6 Million
out of $283.2 Million
for all peace and security

Top Funders

Ford Foundation
$4.9 M
Bloomberg Philanthropies
$2.8 M
Open Society Foundations
$2.6 M
The John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation
$2.6 M
The Oak Foundation
$2.5 M
National Endowment for Democracy
$2.3 M
UN Women's Fund for Gender Equality
$1.6 M
American Jewish World Service
$1.5 M
The International Development Research Centre
$1.4 M
NoVo Foundation
$903.5 K
The Cleveland Foundation
$900.0 K
The Global Fund for Women
$668.9 K
Fund For Global Human Rights, Inc.
$563.2 K
Cordaid
$477.9 K
Hivos
$371.8 K
NIKE Foundation
$329.7 K
Rockefeller Brothers Fund, Inc.
$325.0 K
Foundation for a Just Society
$275.0 K
Ploughshares Fund
$265.0 K
KIOS-The Finnish NGO Foundation for Human Rights
$261.4 K
The Harry and Jeanette Weinberg Foundation, Inc.
$250.0 K
Akiba Uhaki Foundation
$233.5 K
Mama Cash
$225.8 K
African Women's Development Fund
$216.0 K
Mensen met een Missie
$215.5 K

Sample Grants

  • Urgent Action Fund - Africa awarded a grant for $12,000 to African Womens Development and Communication Network

    Nigeria is one of the countries witnessing a rise in Islamic extremism by  Boko Haram. As with most conflicts, women bear the brunt and need to be in spaces where negotiations on their security are concerned.

  • The Sigrid Rausing Trust awarded a grant for $46,929 to Campaign Against Arms Trade

    For core support.

  • UN Women's Fund for Gender Equality awarded a grant for $210,000 to Afghanistan Watch

    To support the continued development of a national women's agenda in Afghanistan and the drafting of concrete policy recommendations for the advancement and preservation of women's rights, including on the role of women in peace talks, in the political and security transition and in politics at national and local levels.

  • NoVo Foundation awarded a grant for $303,470 to Elman Peace and Human Rights Center

    To support the scale up of satellite and mobile services to new areas of Somalia where survivors of violence do not have response services and to improve efforts to respond to adolescent girls.

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