Capacity-Building and Technical Assistance

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

$14.6 Million
out of $215.7 Million
for all peace and security

Median Grant Size: $22,400

Top Funders

The Rockefeller Foundation
$3.0 M
GHR Foundation
$1.2 M
Peace Direct
$1.2 M
U.S. Institute of Peace
$1.1 M
Fund For Global Human Rights, Inc.
$1.0 M
National Endowment for Democracy
$890.4 K
American Jewish World Service
$887.8 K
Catalyst for Peace
$630.5 K
NoVo Foundation
$575.0 K
Ford Foundation
$430.0 K
Mama Cash
$253.1 K
Silicon Valley Community Foundation
$250.0 K
Euro-Mediterranean Foundation of Support to Human Rights Defenders
$236.9 K
Humanity United
$236.0 K
Tamalpais Trust
$200.0 K
Norwegian Human Rights Fund
$157.5 K
Secure World Foundation
$129.3 K
$123.0 K
EMpower - The Emerging Markets Foundation
$109.0 K
Colombe Foundation
$105.0 K
New Field Foundation
$100.0 K
Arcus Foundation
$100.0 K
The Seattle Foundation
$94.2 K
Channel Foundation
$80.0 K
KIOS-The Finnish NGO Foundation for Human Rights
$63.0 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

International Development
$4.2 M
General - Resolving Conflict and Building Peace
$3.4 M
General - Supporting Stable, Resilient Societies
$2.7 M
$2.5 M
Gender Equality
$2.2 M
Conflict and Atrocities Prevention
$1.6 M
Accountability and Transparency
$1.1 M
Peace Negotiations
$1.0 M
Gender-based Violence
$847.6 K
Conflict Resolution
$516.3 K
$471.3 K
Transitional Justice
$452.9 K
General - Preventing & Mitigating Conflict
$444.9 K
Countering Violent Extremism and Counter-Terrorism
$396.3 K
Rule of Law and Institution-building
$334.9 K
$195.3 K
$160.5 K
Climate Security and Natural Resource Management
$139.4 K
International and Regional Institutions
$28.9 K
$20.0 K
Demobilization, Disarmament, and Reintegration
$5.7 K
Nuclear Issues
$5.0 K

Regional Focus