Research and Evaluation

Efforts to discover, collect, analyze, and interpret data, information, knowledge, and the applications of that knowledge.

11%
$24.3 Million
out of $215.7 Million
for all peace and security

Median Grant Size: $53,504

Top Funders

Carnegie Corporation of New York
$9.7 M
Humanity United
$2.4 M
The International Development Research Centre
$1.5 M
The John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation
$1.4 M
The Charitable Foundation
$1.3 M
U.S. Institute of Peace
$879.6 K
Joseph Rowntree Charitable Trust
$863.8 K
Ford Foundation
$700.0 K
Fund For Global Human Rights, Inc.
$655.4 K
The Oak Foundation
$380.0 K
The William and Flora Hewlett Foundation
$350.0 K
The Sigrid Rausing Trust
$321.0 K
GHR Foundation
$318.1 K
Compton Foundation, Inc.
$300.0 K
Peace Direct
$293.1 K
The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
$250.0 K
National Endowment for Democracy
$217.9 K
Euro-Mediterranean Foundation of Support to Human Rights Defenders
$129.1 K
King Baudouin Foundation United States, Inc.
$121.9 K
TrustAfrica
$105.0 K
Silicon Valley Community Foundation
$100.0 K
Bridgeway Foundation
$100.0 K
NoVo Foundation
$75.0 K
Alfred P. Sloan Foundation
$75.0 K
Secure World Foundation
$72.4 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

Peacebuilding
$5.6 M
Nuclear Issues
$3.8 M
General - Supporting Stable, Resilient Societies
$3.7 M
National Security, Foreign Policy, and Diplomacy
$3.4 M
Conflict and Atrocities Prevention
$2.7 M
Countering Violent Extremism and Counter-Terrorism
$1.9 M
Migration
$1.6 M
Gender Equality
$1.2 M
Democracy-building
$1.1 M
Transitional Justice
$729.9 K
Climate Security and Natural Resource Management
$672.1 K
Weapons
$643.5 K
International and Regional Institutions
$602.7 K
General - Preventing & Mitigating Conflict
$586.3 K
Accountability and Transparency
$565.0 K
General - Resolving Conflict and Building Peace
$321.5 K
Peace Negotiations
$152.5 K
International Development
$133.0 K
Gender-based Violence
$78.0 K
Demobilization, Disarmament, and Reintegration
$70.0 K
Rule of Law and Institution-building
$63.0 K
Militarism
$35.0 K
Conflict Resolution
$15.0 K

Regional Focus