Research and Evaluation

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

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$56.3 Million
out of $283.2 Million
for all peace and security

Median Grant Size: $150,000

Top Funders

John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation
$8.1 M
Carnegie Corporation of New York
$7.7 M
The International Development Research Centre
$7.6 M
Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
$6.9 M
Ford Foundation
$6.5 M
Open Society Foundations
$4.6 M
The William and Flora Hewlett Foundation
$4.2 M
The Heising-Simons Foundation
$3.5 M
Alfred P. Sloan Foundation
$1.1 M
Howard G. Buffett Foundation
$896.9 K
Oak Foundation
$842.0 K
Ploughshares Fund
$682.0 K
Vanguard Charitable Endowment Program
$500.0 K
Charles Stewart Mott Foundation
$425.0 K
Humanity United
$361.4 K
Henry Luce Foundation
$325.0 K
The Lynde and Harry Bradley Foundation, Inc.
$295.0 K
The Sigrid Rausing Trust
$280.0 K
The Atlantic Philanthropies
$245.8 K
Endowment of the United States Institute of Peace
$236.6 K
The Stanton Foundation
$225.0 K
American Jewish World Service
$218.0 K
UN Women's Fund for Gender Equality
$210.0 K
W.K. Kellogg Foundation
$133.6 K
Berghof Foundation for Conflict Studies
$110.2 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
$11.5 M
General - Supporting Stable, Resilient Societies
$8.5 M
Climate Security and Natural Resource Management
$8.4 M
National Security, Foreign Policy, and Diplomacy
$5.9 M
International Development
$4.9 M
General - Resolving Conflict and Building Peace
$4.7 M
$2.9 M
Gender Equality
$2.9 M
Accountability and Transparency
$2.4 M
Countering Violent Extremism and Counter-Terrorism
$2.0 M
Conflict and Atrocities Prevention
$1.9 M
Transitional Justice
$1.9 M
$1.8 M
Gender-based Violence
$1.4 M
Peace Negotiations
$1.1 M
$1.0 M
$1.0 M
Rule of Law and Institution-building
$487.5 K
International and Regional Institutions
$357.0 K
General - Preventing & Mitigating Conflict
$115.0 K
Conflict Resolution
$56.0 K
Demobilization, Disarmament, and Reintegration
$4.7 K

Regional Focus