Leadership and Professional Development

Professional development of management, boards, staff, and volunteers. Includes leadership development, recruiting, training, and salaries.

$3.7 Million
out of $215.7 Million
for all peace and security

Median Grant Size: $15,000

Top Funders

The Oak Foundation
$2.5 M
Joseph Rowntree Charitable Trust
$253.8 K
American Jewish World Service
$175.0 K
KIOS-The Finnish NGO Foundation for Human Rights
$159.6 K
Fund For Global Human Rights, Inc.
$125.5 K
Humanity United
$102.9 K
Compton Foundation, Inc.
$40.0 K
Peace Direct
$36.1 K
Urgent Action Fund for Women's Human Rights
$32.0 K
Mama Cash
$27.8 K
The World Justice Project
$20.0 K
Mize Family Foundation
$15.0 K
The Foundation for Civil Society
$7.5 K
Mensen met een Missie
$3.4 K
TASO Foundation
$3.0 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
$2.8 M
$2.5 M
General - Preventing & Mitigating Conflict
$2.5 M
Rule of Law and Institution-building
$283.0 K
Nuclear Issues
$152.9 K
Demobilization, Disarmament, and Reintegration
$152.9 K
General - Supporting Stable, Resilient Societies
$111.7 K
$107.0 K
International and Regional Institutions
$102.9 K
Conflict and Atrocities Prevention
$102.9 K
$100.9 K
Gender-based Violence
$95.0 K
$84.9 K
Transitional Justice
$30.0 K
Accountability and Transparency
$30.0 K
Climate Security and Natural Resource Management
$15.0 K
Peace Negotiations
$5.0 K

Regional Focus