Capacity-Building and Technical Assistance

To increase an organization's sustainability and effectiveness through strategic planning and organizational assessment and development.

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$17.0 Million
out of $283.2 Million
for all peace and security

Median Grant Size: $50,300

Top Funders

Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
$4.4 M
Oak Foundation
$2.1 M
Ford Foundation
$1.8 M
National Endowment for Democracy
$1.8 M
Open Society Foundations
$1.6 M
Humanity United
$1.5 M
The William and Flora Hewlett Foundation
$1.1 M
American Jewish World Service
$885.0 K
Ploughshares Fund
$650.0 K
John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation
$575.0 K
Carnegie Corporation of New York
$450.0 K
Arab Human Rights Fund
$289.4 K
Akiba Uhaki Foundation
$200.0 K
The Marcus Foundation, Inc.
$160.0 K
Charles Stewart Mott Foundation
$160.0 K
The Northern Rock Foundation
$156.4 K
Euro-Mediterranean Foundation of Support to Human Rights Defenders
$131.4 K
Foundation for a Just Society
$125.0 K
African Women's Development Fund
$125.0 K
Endowment of the United States Institute of Peace
$116.9 K
Karibu Foundation
$115.0 K
Fund for Global Human Rights, Inc.
$101.4 K
Robert Sterling Clark Foundation, Inc.
$85.0 K
The Endeavor Foundation
$77.0 K
KIOS-The Finnish NGO Foundation for Human Rights
$68.9 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

Climate Security and Natural Resource Management
$3.9 M
Gender Equality
$2.9 M
$2.0 M
Countering Violent Extremism and Counter-Terrorism
$1.8 M
Gender-based Violence
$1.5 M
General - Resolving Conflict and Building Peace
$1.5 M
International Development
$1.4 M
$1.4 M
Rule of Law and Institution-building
$1.2 M
General - Supporting Stable, Resilient Societies
$1.2 M
Transitional Justice
$1.2 M
Nuclear Issues
$1.0 M
Conflict and Atrocities Prevention
$636.5 K
National Security, Foreign Policy, and Diplomacy
$510.0 K
Conflict Resolution
$255.0 K
General - Preventing & Mitigating Conflict
$218.4 K
Accountability and Transparency
$150.0 K
$57.3 K
Demobilization, Disarmament, and Reintegration
$36.0 K
International and Regional Institutions
$36.0 K

Regional Focus