Research and Evaluation

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

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$52.7 Million
out of $328.2 Million
for all peace and security

Median Grant Size: $60,000

Top Funders

Carnegie Corporation of New York
$16.1 M
John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation
$8.7 M
The International Development Research Centre
$3.2 M
Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
$2.9 M
National Endowment for Democracy
$2.7 M
The William and Flora Hewlett Foundation
$2.2 M
Ford Foundation
$1.5 M
Foundation to Promote Open Society
$1.5 M
GHR Foundation
$812.0 K
Ploughshares Fund
$749.9 K
Oak Foundation
$721.3 K
The Sigrid Rausing Trust
$680.3 K
American Jewish World Service - Donor Advised Funds
$650.0 K
The UN Trust Fund to End Violence Against Women
$585.4 K
Compton Foundation, Inc.
$550.0 K
The San Francisco Foundation
$525.0 K
King Baudouin Foundation
$511.7 K
The Harry Frank Guggenheim Foundation
$468.3 K
Charles Stewart Mott Foundation
$410.0 K
Endowment of the United States Institute of Peace
$400.0 K
Peace Direct
$392.6 K
Joseph Rowntree Charitable Trust
$308.6 K
Euro-Mediterranean Foundation of Support to Human Rights Defenders
$255.5 K
Fund for Global Human Rights, Inc.
$242.2 K
The Skoll Foundation
$226.0 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

General - Supporting Stable, Resilient Societies
$13.1 M
Nuclear Issues
$11.0 M
National Security, Foreign Policy, and Diplomacy
$6.7 M
Countering Violent Extremism and Counter-Terrorism
$5.6 M
Gender Equality
$4.1 M
Conflict and Atrocities Prevention
$3.1 M
Transitional Justice
$2.9 M
$2.7 M
$2.5 M
$2.3 M
$2.1 M
Accountability and Transparency
$1.6 M
International Development
$1.4 M
Conflict Resolution
$1.1 M
$893.9 K
Gender-based Violence
$558.9 K
Demobilization, Disarmament, and Reintegration
$393.5 K
General - Resolving Conflict and Building Peace
$315.1 K
Climate Security and Natural Resource Management
$290.0 K
General - Preventing & Mitigating Conflict
$261.2 K
International and Regional Institutions
$260.3 K
Peace Negotiations
$225.4 K
Rule of Law and Institution-building
$200.0 K

Regional Focus