Eastern Europe, Central Asia, and Russia

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$27.2 Million
out of $435.4 Million
for all peace and security

Median Grant Size: $39,708

Top Funders

Carnegie Corporation of New York
$10.5 M
Oak Foundation
$3.8 M
John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation
$2.0 M
Foundation to Promote Open Society
$1.8 M
Open Society Institute
$1.7 M
Bloomberg Philanthropies
$1.5 M
Rockefeller Brothers Fund, Inc.
$1.3 M
Charles Stewart Mott Foundation
$1.2 M
Robert Bosch Stiftung GmbH
$866.3 K
King Baudouin Foundation
$601.7 K
The Sigrid Rausing Trust
$499.6 K
The Global Fund for Women, Inc.
$259.2 K
Endowment of the United States Institute of Peace
$133.1 K
The William and Flora Hewlett Foundation
$125.0 K
Mama Cash
$96.0 K
Ecumenical Women's Initiative
$77.2 K
Silicon Valley Community Foundation
$75.0 K
Colombe Peace Foundation
$65.0 K
EMpower - The Emerging Markets Foundation
$58.0 K
The William H. Donner Foundation
$50.0 K
Arcus Foundation
$50.0 K
Unitarian Universalist Service Committee, Inc.
$45.0 K
King Baudouin Foundation
$39.4 K
$36.1 K
Network For Social Change
$31.1 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
$6.1 M
General - Resolving Conflict and Building Peace
$5.5 M
Nuclear Issues
$5.4 M
National Security, Foreign Policy, and Diplomacy
$4.2 M
Transitional Justice
$3.4 M
Gender Equality
$2.8 M
Accountability and Transparency
$2.5 M
Rule of Law and Institution-building
$2.1 M
$1.6 M
Countering Violent Extremism and Counter-Terrorism
$1.4 M
$1.2 M
Conflict and Atrocities Prevention
$940.0 K
$682.9 K
General - Preventing & Mitigating Conflict
$250.0 K
Gender-based Violence
$155.6 K
$90.0 K
Climate Security and Natural Resource Management
$25.0 K
Conflict Resolution
$5.6 K
International Development
$4.0 K
$3.0 K
International and Regional Institutions
$1.2 K

Strategy Focus

Funding for General Support

14% $3,917,765 18 Grants = 12%

Sample Grants

  • Rockefeller Brothers Fund
    awarded a grant for $17,000 to Humanitarian Law Centre

    For its project, the International Forum for transitional justice in post-Yugoslav States.

  • Robert Bosch Stiftung
    awarded a grant for $53,120 to Musicians without Borders

    For the Mitrovica Rock School.

  • Carnegie Corporation of New York
    awarded a grant for $250,000 to Atlantic Council of the United States

    For a project on Russia's security relationship with the United States and its allies.