Asia and the Pacific

$23.8 Million
out of $247.9 Million
for all peace and security

Median Grant Size: $30,000

Top Funders

Carnegie Corporation of New York
$9.1 M
NoVo Foundation
$3.3 M
The John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation
$2.4 M
Silicon Valley Community Foundation
$1.3 M
The David and Lucile Packard Foundation
$1.1 M
Ford Foundation
$1.1 M
Wellspring Philanthropic Fund, Inc.
$890.0 K
Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
$800.0 K
Conrad N. Hilton Foundation
$506.0 K
Rockefeller Brothers Fund, Inc.
$495.0 K
$420.0 K
Ploughshares Fund
$412.3 K
Joseph Rowntree Charitable Trust
$303.8 K
The Global Fund for Women
$246.6 K
John Templeton Foundation
$210.0 K
Bernard and Sandra Otterman Foundation
$162.2 K
Robert Bosch Stiftung, GmbH
$160.8 K
King Baudouin Foundation United States, Inc.
$110.7 K
The Sigrid Rausing Trust
$101.3 K
National Endowment for Democracy
$85.0 K
Channel Foundation
$80.0 K
Harry Frank Guggenheim Foundation
$61.2 K
Unitarian Universalist Service Committee, Inc.
$57.0 K
Urgent Action Fund for Women's Human Rights
$56.2 K
The Arca Foundation
$45.0 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
$11.1 M
Nuclear Issues
$5.0 M
Gender Equality
$2.7 M
$1.8 M
National Security, Foreign Policy, and Diplomacy
$1.4 M
$1.3 M
International Development
$948.6 K
$932.6 K
General - Preventing & Mitigating Conflict
$755.0 K
General - Resolving Conflict and Building Peace
$700.0 K
Countering Violent Extremism and Counter-Terrorism
$685.7 K
Gender-based Violence
$669.5 K
$405.0 K
International and Regional Institutions
$350.0 K
Conflict and Atrocities Prevention
$261.3 K
Conflict Resolution
$182.1 K
Peace Negotiations
$50.0 K
Rule of Law and Institution-building
$20.6 K
Transitional Justice
$19.9 K
Climate Security and Natural Resource Management
$10.0 K

Strategy Focus

Funding for General Support

7% $1,552,800 19 Grants = 13%

Sample Grants

  • American Jewish World Service
    awarded a grant for $40,000 to Burma Partnership

    To increase regional and international support for Burma's democracy and ethnic rights movement by lobbying regional actors and supporting local groups to strengthen their media outreach and advocacy efforts.

  • The William and Flora Hewlett Foundation
    awarded a grant for $165,000 to Center for Strategic and International Studies

    For a project to explore the United States' approach to its nuclear technical cooperation agreement with Korea.

  • The John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation
    awarded a grant for $200,000 to Atlantic Council of the United States

    To assess Japan's future defense needs against the backdrop of Asia's evolving security dynamics.