Capacity-Building and Technical Assistance

To increase an organization's sustainability and effectiveness through strategic planning and organizational assessment and development.

11%
$36.9 Million
out of $350.7 Million
for all peace and security

Median Grant Size: $30,000

Top Funders

Oak Foundation
$4.2 M
National Endowment for Democracy
$3.5 M
Bloomberg Philanthropies
$3.4 M
NoVo Foundation
$2.5 M
Cordaid
$2.1 M
Ploughshares Fund
$1.6 M
John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation
$1.4 M
Peace Direct
$1.2 M
Fund For Global Human Rights
$1.1 M
Catalyst for Peace
$1.0 M
Rockefeller Foundation
$1.0 M
U.S. Institute of Peace
$999.5 K
American Jewish World Service
$927.8 K
Carnegie Corporation of New York
$900.0 K
American Jewish World Service - Donor Advised Funds
$780.0 K
Bridgeway Foundation
$777.7 K
Charles Léopold Mayer Foundation for Human Progress
$765.9 K
UN Women's Fund for Gender Equality
$690.0 K
Charles Stewart Mott Foundation
$600.0 K
Hivos
$577.1 K
Ford Foundation
$480.0 K
United Nations Foundation
$370.0 K
Colombe Foundation
$315.0 K
Foundation to Promote Open Society
$310.0 K
Bernard and Sandra Otterman Foundation
$300.0 K

Starting in 2014, the Open Society Foundations’ grants data is reported by and attributed to the individual legal entities that constitute the Foundations. Prior to 2014, grantmaking from these funders are collectively attributed to ‘Open Society Foundations’.

Issue Focus

Gender Equality
$12.9 M
General - Supporting Stable, Resilient Societies
$6.6 M
Peacebuilding
$4.2 M
Democracy-building
$3.0 M
Conflict Resolution
$2.3 M
Gender-based Violence
$2.1 M
Nuclear Issues
$2.1 M
Transitional Justice
$1.7 M
International Development
$1.4 M
Conflict and Atrocities Prevention
$1.4 M
National Security, Foreign Policy, and Diplomacy
$1.4 M
General - Resolving Conflict and Building Peace
$1.2 M
Accountability and Transparency
$1.1 M
Climate Security and Natural Resource Management
$1.1 M
Peace Negotiations
$1.1 M
General - Preventing & Mitigating Conflict
$1.1 M
Migration
$886.4 K
Countering Violent Extremism and Counter-Terrorism
$779.1 K
Rule of Law and Institution-building
$337.7 K
Weapons
$230.0 K
Militarism
$160.5 K
Demobilization, Disarmament, and Reintegration
$85.7 K
International and Regional Institutions
$53.9 K

Regional Focus