Western Europe

$19.4 Million
out of $190.2 Million
for all peace and security

Median Grant Size: $80,000

Top Funders

Carnegie Corporation of New York
$5.6 M
Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
$3.6 M
Joseph Rowntree Charitable Trust
$2.3 M
John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation
$1.7 M
Oak Foundation
$1.7 M
King Baudouin Foundation United States
$645.6 K
Sigrid Rausing Trust
$527.4 K
Nduna Foundation
$500.0 K
Charles Stewart Mott Foundation
$400.0 K
American Jewish World Service - Donor Advised Funds
$400.0 K
Aon Foundation
$352.8 K
Unbound Philanthropy
$343.2 K
W. K. Kellogg Foundation
$200.0 K
Flora Family Foundation
$160.0 K
U.S. Institute of Peace
$150.0 K
Andrew W. Mellon Foundation
$150.0 K
Charitable Foundation
$105.2 K
Esmée Fairbairn Foundation
$91.7 K
Mama Cash
$88.8 K
American Jewish World Service
$80.0 K
Harry Frank Guggenheim Foundation
$78.8 K
Alan and Babette Sainsbury Charitable Fund
$75.0 K
GE Foundation
$70.0 K
Skoll Foundation
$69.0 K
Rockefeller Brothers Fund
$50.0 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

General - Supporting Stable, Resilient Societies
$5.8 M
Nuclear Issues
$3.8 M
National Security, Foreign Policy, and Diplomacy
$1.9 M
$1.8 M
Accountability and Transparency
$1.3 M
Conflict and Atrocities Prevention
$875.5 K
$867.3 K
Gender Equality
$746.9 K
Transitional Justice
$675.2 K
International and Regional Institutions
$672.7 K
International Development
$667.3 K
Countering Violent Extremism and Counter-Terrorism
$500.4 K
$456.1 K
$440.0 K
$371.8 K
Conflict Resolution
$233.7 K
$228.6 K
Peace Negotiations
$150.0 K
General - Resolving Conflict and Building Peace
$73.1 K
Climate Security and Natural Resource Management
$70.4 K
Demobilization, Disarmament, and Reintegration
$1.5 K

Strategy Focus

Funding for General Support

21% $4,082,147 9 Grants = 8%

Sample Grants

  • Foundation to Promote Open Society
    awarded a grant for $120,039 to Fundacion para Las Relaciones Internacionales y El Dialogo Exterior

    To monitor EU policies toward Central Asia from a normative perspective, to provide a critical analysis of Europe-Central Asia relations, and to generate recommendations of how the EU can pursue energy, security, and development objectives in the region without sacrificing democratic and human rights values.

  • Joseph Rowntree Charitable Trust
    awarded a grant for $140,787 to European Leadership Network

    For the Top Level Group of UK Parliamentarians for Multilateral Nuclear Disarmament and Non-Proliferation.

  • Robert Bosch Stiftung
    awarded a grant for $199,200 to Lokarri, Citizen Network for Peace and Agreement

    For the promotion and consolidation of a peace process in the Basque country.