Research and Evaluation

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

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$53.1 Million
out of $267.9 Million
for all peace and security

Median Grant Size: $110,674

Top Funders

John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation
$15.5 M
Carnegie Corporation of New York
$12.8 M
Open Society Foundations
$8.8 M
Ford Foundation
$3.2 M
National Endowment for Democracy
$2.1 M
Smith Richardson Foundation, Inc.
$998.9 K
The William and Flora Hewlett Foundation
$950.0 K
Humanity United
$748.2 K
Endowment of the United States Institute of Peace
$726.1 K
The Lynde and Harry Bradley Foundation, Inc.
$610.0 K
Ploughshares Fund
$565.0 K
Comic Relief UK
$552.3 K
Oak Foundation
$469.0 K
Alfred P. Sloan Foundation
$448.0 K
UN Women's Fund for Gender Equality
$425.0 K
Charles H. Revson Foundation, Inc.
$420.0 K
Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
$400.0 K
$393.5 K
Peter G. Peterson Foundation
$325.0 K
American Jewish World Service
$240.0 K
The Sigrid Rausing Trust
$237.7 K
Tides Foundation
$213.0 K
Joseph Rowntree Charitable Trust
$174.3 K
The California Wellness Foundation
$150.0 K
The Spencer Foundation
$141.1 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

Nuclear Issues
$12.7 M
General - Supporting Stable, Resilient Societies
$12.4 M
National Security, Foreign Policy, and Diplomacy
$9.9 M
$3.3 M
General - Resolving Conflict and Building Peace
$3.2 M
Gender Equality
$2.0 M
Conflict and Atrocities Prevention
$2.0 M
$1.9 M
Accountability and Transparency
$1.9 M
International and Regional Institutions
$1.6 M
Transitional Justice
$1.5 M
$1.4 M
International Development
$1.3 M
Countering Violent Extremism and Counter-Terrorism
$1.2 M
Climate Security and Natural Resource Management
$1.1 M
Rule of Law and Institution-building
$1.0 M
$926.8 K
Gender-based Violence
$862.3 K
General - Preventing & Mitigating Conflict
$226.5 K
Conflict Resolution
$164.4 K
$158.1 K
Peace Negotiations
$47.5 K
Demobilization, Disarmament, and Reintegration
$47.0 K

Regional Focus