Leadership and Professional Development

Professional development of management, boards, staff, and volunteers. Includes leadership development, recruiting, training, and salaries.

Select Year

$5.0 Million
out of $357.1 Million
for all peace and security

Median Grant Size: $9,750

Top Funders

$953.6 K
The International Development Research Centre
$630.4 K
Ford Foundation
$575.0 K
Carnegie Corporation of New York
$500.0 K
Catalyst for Peace
$351.4 K
Esmée Fairbairn Foundation
$281.6 K
American Jewish World Service
$230.2 K
NoVo Foundation
$225.0 K
Foundation to Promote Open Society
$161.7 K
Sabanci Foundation
$144.6 K
Nexus Fund
$136.8 K
Compton Foundation, Inc.
$100.0 K
The Skillman Foundation
$100.0 K
New Field Foundation
$99.3 K
Ploughshares Fund
$60.0 K
EEA and Norway Grants
$56.0 K
The Freedom Fund - London
$50.0 K
Unitarian Universalist Service Committee (UUSC)
$50.0 K
Urgent Action Fund for Women's Human Rights
$38.0 K
GHR Foundation
$37.8 K
The Charitable Foundation
$37.6 K
Proteus Fund, Inc.
$30.0 K
Foundation for Human Rights
$28.7 K
Arab Human Rights Fund
$23.4 K
PRBB Foundation
$21.7 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 - Resolving Conflict and Building Peace
$1.1 M
Gender Equality
$833.0 K
$740.4 K
Accountability and Transparency
$616.9 K
National Security, Foreign Policy, and Diplomacy
$604.1 K
Nuclear Issues
$597.0 K
General - Supporting Stable, Resilient Societies
$529.6 K
$467.6 K
Climate Security and Natural Resource Management
$342.6 K
Conflict and Atrocities Prevention
$175.3 K
Transitional Justice
$136.4 K
International Development
$105.8 K
$89.4 K
Conflict Resolution
$88.3 K
General - Preventing & Mitigating Conflict
$66.4 K
Gender-based Violence
$42.0 K
International and Regional Institutions
$14.0 K
Demobilization, Disarmament, and Reintegration
$11.0 K
Rule of Law and Institution-building
$7.0 K
Countering Violent Extremism and Counter-Terrorism
$5.0 K

Regional Focus