Capacity-Building and Technical Assistance

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

9%
$28.9 Million
out of $328.2 Million
for all peace and security

Median Grant Size: $25,000

Top Funders

National Endowment for Democracy
$6.9 M
The Oak Foundation
$4.5 M
The John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation
$2.2 M
Ford Foundation
$1.8 M
The William and Flora Hewlett Foundation
$1.4 M
Peace Direct
$1.4 M
Comic Relief UK
$1.2 M
American Jewish World Service
$1.1 M
American Jewish World Service - Donor Advised Funds
$870.0 K
Foundation to Promote Open Society
$798.1 K
Robert Bosch Stiftung, GmbH
$712.6 K
The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
$699.8 K
King Baudouin Foundation
$532.8 K
Hivos
$380.7 K
Foundation for a Just Society
$350.0 K
Ploughshares Fund
$335.0 K
Paul Hamlyn Foundation
$252.2 K
Mama Cash
$249.2 K
Charles Stewart Mott Foundation
$220.0 K
Compton Foundation, Inc.
$190.0 K
Fund For Global Human Rights, Inc.
$171.9 K
Norwegian Human Rights Fund
$162.0 K
Euro-Mediterranean Foundation of Support to Human Rights Defenders
$152.7 K
Catalyst for Peace
$142.8 K
KIOS-The Finnish NGO Foundation for Human Rights
$130.6 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 - Supporting Stable, Resilient Societies
$7.3 M
Democracy-building
$4.6 M
Gender Equality
$3.6 M
Conflict and Atrocities Prevention
$3.2 M
Accountability and Transparency
$3.2 M
General - Resolving Conflict and Building Peace
$2.8 M
Cybersecurity
$1.9 M
Transitional Justice
$1.5 M
Climate Security and Natural Resource Management
$1.1 M
Migration
$1.1 M
Conflict Resolution
$926.3 K
Nuclear Issues
$918.0 K
General - Preventing & Mitigating Conflict
$650.4 K
Peacebuilding
$638.7 K
Gender-based Violence
$429.7 K
Countering Violent Extremism and Counter-Terrorism
$353.4 K
Rule of Law and Institution-building
$274.1 K
International and Regional Institutions
$125.5 K
International Development
$112.2 K
National Security, Foreign Policy, and Diplomacy
$104.2 K
Weapons
$70.0 K
Peace Negotiations
$63.2 K
Militarism
$3.8 K
Demobilization, Disarmament, and Reintegration
$1.2 K

Regional Focus