Western Europe

$27.8 Million
out of $247.9 Million
for all peace and security

Median Grant Size: $101,988

Top Funders

Carnegie Corporation of New York
$9.0 M
The Oak Foundation
$4.0 M
Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
$2.6 M
Joseph Rowntree Charitable Trust
$2.2 M
Robert Bosch Stiftung, GmbH
$1.6 M
Silicon Valley Community Foundation
$1.3 M
The Skoll Foundation
$1.3 M
The John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation
$880.0 K
The Sigrid Rausing Trust
$857.4 K
Ford Foundation
$650.0 K
GHR Foundation
$608.8 K
The Nduna Foundation
$500.0 K
Wellspring Philanthropic Fund, Inc.
$360.0 K
U.S. Institute of Peace
$310.4 K
Rockefeller Brothers Fund, Inc.
$265.0 K
King Baudouin Foundation United States, Inc.
$237.8 K
Bridgeway Foundation
$220.0 K
John Templeton Foundation
$217.2 K
King Baudouin Foundation
$142.7 K
The William and Flora Hewlett Foundation
$100.0 K
Humanity United
$100.0 K
Comic Relief UK
$88.2 K
Harry Frank Guggenheim Foundation
$74.8 K
Compton Foundation, Inc.
$51.0 K
The Starr Foundation
$50.0 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
$13.7 M
Nuclear Issues
$3.8 M
$2.7 M
National Security, Foreign Policy, and Diplomacy
$2.1 M
Gender Equality
$1.9 M
Countering Violent Extremism and Counter-Terrorism
$1.4 M
$1.0 M
$938.7 K
$938.0 K
Accountability and Transparency
$869.0 K
General - Resolving Conflict and Building Peace
$633.2 K
Demobilization, Disarmament, and Reintegration
$609.6 K
Transitional Justice
$447.1 K
Rule of Law and Institution-building
$300.0 K
International and Regional Institutions
$245.0 K
$200.8 K
Conflict and Atrocities Prevention
$200.1 K
General - Preventing & Mitigating Conflict
$150.0 K
Conflict Resolution
$147.9 K
Peace Negotiations
$99.0 K
International Development
$15.0 K

Strategy Focus

Funding for General Support

19% $5,314,544 11 Grants = 9%

Sample Grants

  • Foundation to Promote Open Society
    awarded a grant for $120,039 to Fundacion para Las Relaciones Internacionales y El Dialogo Exterior

    To monitor EU policies toward Central Asia from a normative perspective, to provide a critical analysis of Europe-Central Asia relations, and to generate recommendations of how the EU can pursue energy, security, and development objectives in the region without sacrificing democratic and human rights values.

  • Joseph Rowntree Charitable Trust
    awarded a grant for $140,787 to European Leadership Network

    For the Top Level Group of UK Parliamentarians for Multilateral Nuclear Disarmament and Non-Proliferation.

  • Robert Bosch Stiftung
    awarded a grant for $199,200 to Lokarri, Citizen Network for Peace and Agreement

    For promotion and consolidation of a peace process in the Basque country.