Western Europe

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$29.1 Million
out of $376.8 Million
for all peace and security

Median Grant Size: $83,175

Top Funders

Carnegie Corporation of New York
$4.2 M
Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
$3.5 M
Foundation to Promote Open Society
$3.4 M
John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation
$3.2 M
Joseph Rowntree Charitable Trust
$1.5 M
Robert Bosch Stiftung GmbH
$1.5 M
The William and Flora Hewlett Foundation
$1.5 M
NoVo Foundation
$1.3 M
The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation
$1.0 M
William Davidson Foundation
$1.0 M
The Sigrid Rausing Trust
$828.2 K
GHR Foundation
$650.8 K
Oak Foundation
$640.0 K
Ford Foundation
$500.0 K
The Nduna Foundation
$500.0 K
Wellspring Philanthropic Fund, Inc.
$420.0 K
Charles Stewart Mott Foundation
$335.0 K
Humanity United
$300.0 K
King Baudouin Foundation United States
$276.6 K
Citi Foundation
$240.0 K
Rockefeller Brothers Fund, Inc.
$230.0 K
Terra Foundation for American Art
$214.0 K
Ploughshares Fund
$207.0 K
United States Institute of Peace
$186.4 K
Tides Foundation
$172.0 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
$7.7 M
Nuclear Issues
$5.1 M
General - Resolving Conflict and Building Peace
$4.9 M
Conflict and Atrocities Prevention
$2.3 M
$2.1 M
$1.4 M
International Development
$1.4 M
$1.0 M
Countering Violent Extremism and Counter-Terrorism
$842.0 K
International and Regional Institutions
$635.0 K
National Security, Foreign Policy, and Diplomacy
$631.9 K
$608.3 K
Rule of Law and Institution-building
$587.1 K
Accountability and Transparency
$460.0 K
$449.9 K
Transitional Justice
$366.3 K
Conflict Resolution
$295.8 K
Gender Equality
$287.1 K
Peace Negotiations
$212.9 K
Demobilization, Disarmament, and Reintegration
$180.0 K
General - Preventing & Mitigating Conflict
$106.6 K
Climate Security and Natural Resource Management
$95.2 K
$7.0 K

Strategy Focus

Funding for General Support

25% $7,340,146 23 Grants = 14%

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