Western Europe

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$22.9 Million
out of $283.2 Million
for all peace and security

Median Grant Size: $68,200

Top Funders

Carnegie Corporation of New York
$6.4 M
Howard G. Buffett Foundation
$5.0 M
The Atlantic Philanthropies
$1.7 M
Joseph Rowntree Charitable Trust
$1.3 M
Comic Relief UK
$1.3 M
Oak Foundation
$933.8 K
$892.2 K
Aon Foundation
$790.0 K
The William and Flora Hewlett Foundation
$680.0 K
Open Society Foundations
$643.3 K
John Templeton Foundation
$578.9 K
Robert Bosch Stiftung GmbH
$497.5 K
Arcus Foundation
$399.7 K
Henry Luce Foundation
$325.0 K
The Starr Foundation
$200.0 K
Dreilinden, GmbH
$199.2 K
Esmée Fairbairn Foundation
$187.7 K
The Northern Rock Foundation
$156.4 K
The Sigrid Rausing Trust
$109.5 K
Rockefeller Brothers Fund, Inc.
$100.0 K
Peace Direct
$96.6 K
The Lynde and Harry Bradley Foundation, Inc.
$75.0 K
Ploughshares Fund
$53.2 K
Fondazione Banca del Monte di Lucca
$45.4 K
National Endowment for Democracy
$40.0 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
$10.8 M
Nuclear Issues
$3.6 M
$1.5 M
Countering Violent Extremism and Counter-Terrorism
$1.3 M
$1.3 M
International and Regional Institutions
$1.0 M
National Security, Foreign Policy, and Diplomacy
$941.0 K
Accountability and Transparency
$554.7 K
Climate Security and Natural Resource Management
$424.5 K
Rule of Law and Institution-building
$399.7 K
Conflict and Atrocities Prevention
$379.3 K
Transitional Justice
$358.2 K
Gender Equality
$238.1 K
$234.6 K
General - Preventing & Mitigating Conflict
$146.6 K
Demobilization, Disarmament, and Reintegration
$109.5 K
$100.0 K
International Development
$50.8 K
Conflict Resolution
$35.2 K
General - Resolving Conflict and Building Peace
$23.5 K
$7.8 K

Strategy Focus

Funding for General Support

7% $1,538,181 16 Grants = 15%

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.