This page provides a snapshot of overall peace and security grantmaking for 2013. Grants are broken down by region, population, strategy, and issue area.

$283.2 Million
1,999 Grants
for all peace and security in 2013
Median Grant Amount: $44,665

Top Funders

Open Society Foundations
$29.9 M
Carnegie Corporation of New York
$25.0 M
National Endowment for Democracy
$17.7 M
Ford Foundation
$16.9 M
Howard G. Buffett Foundation
$14.1 M
John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation
$13.3 M
Oak Foundation
$12.1 M
Nationale Postcode Loterij
$11.7 M
Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
$10.7 M
The William and Flora Hewlett Foundation
$9.9 M
The International Development Research Centre
$8.1 M
The Susan Thompson Buffett Foundation
$7.0 M
Humanity United
$6.1 M
Rockefeller Brothers Fund, Inc.
$5.7 M
The Marcus Foundation, Inc.
$5.5 M
American Jewish World Service
$5.2 M
Ploughshares Fund
$3.9 M
Heising-Simons Foundation
$3.5 M
Bloomberg Philanthropies
$2.8 M
Joseph Rowntree Charitable Trust
$2.7 M
The Atlantic Philanthropies
$2.6 M
Robert Bosch Stiftung GmbH
$2.3 M
$2.2 M
Vanguard Charitable Endowment Program
$2.1 M
The Skoll Foundation
$2.1 M

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
$81.8 M
Nuclear Issues
$30.7 M
Gender Equality
$22.7 M
Climate Security and Natural Resource Management
$22.3 M
National Security, Foreign Policy, and Diplomacy
$18.8 M
International Development
$18.8 M
General - Resolving Conflict and Building Peace
$17.5 M
$16.9 M
Transitional Justice
$13.1 M
Accountability and Transparency
$11.9 M
Conflict and Atrocities Prevention
$10.8 M
$10.2 M
$9.6 M
Gender-based Violence
$7.8 M
Rule of Law and Institution-building
$7.3 M
Countering Violent Extremism and Counter-Terrorism
$6.6 M
International and Regional Institutions
$5.0 M
General - Preventing & Mitigating Conflict
$4.8 M
Conflict Resolution
$4.0 M
$3.4 M
Peace Negotiations
$2.5 M
Demobilization, Disarmament, and Reintegration
$1.3 M
$331.4 K

Regional Focus

Strategy Focus

Funding for General Support

20% $56,036,137 431 Grants = 22%

Population Focus