Research and Evaluation

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

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$67.9 Million
out of $435.4 Million
for all peace and security

Median Grant Size: $149,941

Top Funders

Carnegie Corporation of New York
$20.8 M
John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation
$8.0 M
NoVo Foundation
$6.5 M
Good Ventures Foundation
$5.0 M
Ford Foundation
$4.6 M
Open Society Institute
$4.1 M
Foundation to Promote Open Society
$2.2 M
Wellspring Philanthropic Fund, Inc.
$1.9 M
W.K. Kellogg Foundation
$1.5 M
Oak Foundation
$1.1 M
Endowment of the United States Institute of Peace
$1.0 M
The International Development Research Centre
$954.2 K
The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation
$930.0 K
The Sigrid Rausing Trust
$823.7 K
The Spencer Foundation
$800.5 K
The William and Flora Hewlett Foundation
$795.0 K
Joseph Rowntree Charitable Trust
$785.2 K
Smith Richardson Foundation, Inc.
$750.0 K
Foundation for a Just Society
$750.0 K
Pro Victimis Foundation
$636.6 K
Robert Bosch Stiftung GmbH
$448.7 K
Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
$400.0 K
Ploughshares Fund
$346.0 K
Peace Direct
$329.2 K
Shimon ben Joseph Foundation
$300.0 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

Nuclear Issues
$17.8 M
General - Supporting Stable, Resilient Societies
$15.3 M
General - Resolving Conflict and Building Peace
$7.0 M
International Development
$6.8 M
National Security, Foreign Policy, and Diplomacy
$5.5 M
Transitional Justice
$4.3 M
$4.0 M
Conflict and Atrocities Prevention
$2.3 M
$2.2 M
$2.2 M
Gender Equality
$1.7 M
Accountability and Transparency
$1.4 M
Rule of Law and Institution-building
$1.4 M
$1.1 M
Countering Violent Extremism and Counter-Terrorism
$966.8 K
$957.6 K
Conflict Resolution
$739.5 K
General - Preventing & Mitigating Conflict
$701.5 K
Climate Security and Natural Resource Management
$565.0 K
International and Regional Institutions
$373.0 K
Demobilization, Disarmament, and Reintegration
$245.0 K
Peace Negotiations
$99.0 K
Gender-based Violence
$89.3 K

Regional Focus