Policy, Advocacy, and Systems Reform

Efforts to develop, promote, and transform public policies, especially involving the proposal of novel solutions to ongoing challenges.

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$91.6 Million
out of $357.1 Million
for all peace and security

Median Grant Size: $43,795

Top Funders

National Endowment for Democracy
$14.7 M
John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation
$13.7 M
Foundation to Promote Open Society
$11.4 M
Carnegie Corporation of New York
$9.8 M
NoVo Foundation
$9.7 M
American Jewish World Service
$4.1 M
The William and Flora Hewlett Foundation
$3.3 M
Ford Foundation
$3.2 M
$3.0 M
Ploughshares Fund
$1.7 M
Oak Foundation
$1.6 M
Open Society Institute Budapest Foundation
$1.5 M
The International Development Research Centre
$1.5 M
Colombe Peace Foundation
$1.4 M
Fund for Global Human Rights, Inc.
$1.2 M
$979.5 K
The Atlantic Philanthropies
$767.2 K
Humanity United
$740.0 K
The Skoll Foundation
$650.0 K
Charles Stewart Mott Foundation
$590.0 K
$435.0 K
Proteus Fund, Inc.
$368.0 K
Mensen met een Missie
$311.4 K
Foundation for a Just Society
$300.0 K
KIOS-The Finnish NGO Foundation for Human Rights
$286.3 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

$15.3 M
Nuclear Issues
$13.8 M
Accountability and Transparency
$13.0 M
National Security, Foreign Policy, and Diplomacy
$9.5 M
General - Supporting Stable, Resilient Societies
$8.7 M
Gender Equality
$8.3 M
General - Preventing & Mitigating Conflict
$7.2 M
Climate Security and Natural Resource Management
$5.4 M
$4.8 M
Conflict and Atrocities Prevention
$4.7 M
General - Resolving Conflict and Building Peace
$4.6 M
Countering Violent Extremism and Counter-Terrorism
$3.8 M
Transitional Justice
$3.7 M
Gender-based Violence
$1.9 M
Rule of Law and Institution-building
$1.8 M
Conflict Resolution
$1.8 M
$1.7 M
$1.6 M
Peace Negotiations
$1.5 M
International Development
$1.1 M
$701.0 K
International and Regional Institutions
$699.9 K
Demobilization, Disarmament, and Reintegration
$312.0 K

Regional Focus