Research and Evaluation

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

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$59.2 Million
out of $357.1 Million
for all peace and security

Median Grant Size: $90,680

Top Funders

Carnegie Corporation of New York
$22.2 M
John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation
$9.3 M
The International Development Research Centre
$3.9 M
The William and Flora Hewlett Foundation
$3.3 M
Smith Richardson Foundation, Inc.
$3.0 M
Foundation to Promote Open Society
$2.5 M
Ford Foundation
$1.7 M
National Endowment for Democracy
$1.6 M
Humanity United
$910.0 K
The Charitable Foundation
$871.0 K
Endowment of the United States Institute of Peace
$854.3 K
The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation
$844.0 K
American Jewish World Service
$710.7 K
$700.5 K
Ploughshares Fund
$506.0 K
Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
$450.0 K
$416.9 K
M.J. Murdock Charitable Trust
$350.0 K
Charles Stewart Mott Foundation
$330.0 K
The Sigrid Rausing Trust
$328.5 K
Open Society Institute Budapest Foundation
$292.7 K
NoVo Foundation
$280.0 K
The Atlantic Philanthropies
$261.5 K
Silicon Valley Community Foundation
$250.0 K
Oak Foundation
$240.0 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

Nuclear Issues
$15.0 M
National Security, Foreign Policy, and Diplomacy
$13.4 M
General - Supporting Stable, Resilient Societies
$9.7 M
General - Preventing & Mitigating Conflict
$6.0 M
$4.5 M
Climate Security and Natural Resource Management
$4.0 M
General - Resolving Conflict and Building Peace
$4.0 M
$3.3 M
International and Regional Institutions
$3.0 M
$2.8 M
Accountability and Transparency
$2.2 M
$2.2 M
Rule of Law and Institution-building
$2.2 M
Transitional Justice
$1.9 M
Gender Equality
$1.7 M
International Development
$1.7 M
Conflict Resolution
$1.5 M
Countering Violent Extremism and Counter-Terrorism
$1.3 M
Peace Negotiations
$854.8 K
Conflict and Atrocities Prevention
$719.3 K
$550.0 K
Gender-based Violence
$549.6 K
Demobilization, Disarmament, and Reintegration
$130.6 K

Regional Focus