Research and Evaluation

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

10%
$24.0 Million
out of $247.9 Million
for all peace and security

Median Grant Size: $100,000

Top Funders

Carnegie Corporation of New York
$10.0 M
The John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation
$4.3 M
Ford Foundation
$1.4 M
The International Development Research Centre
$890.9 K
The William and Flora Hewlett Foundation
$795.0 K
Joseph Rowntree Charitable Trust
$785.2 K
Comic Relief UK
$675.1 K
The Sigrid Rausing Trust
$621.1 K
Silicon Valley Community Foundation
$613.4 K
The Oak Foundation
$531.3 K
Robert Bosch Stiftung, GmbH
$448.7 K
U.S. Institute of Peace
$369.8 K
Ploughshares Fund
$346.0 K
Peace Direct
$329.2 K
The Henry Luce Foundation, Inc.
$280.0 K
Skoll Global Threats Fund
$250.0 K
Rockefeller Brothers Fund, Inc.
$225.0 K
Compton Foundation, Inc.
$225.0 K
John Templeton Foundation
$217.4 K
Harry Frank Guggenheim Foundation
$198.3 K
The Global Fund for Women
$172.5 K
Public Welfare Foundation, Inc.
$150.0 K
Lisa and Douglas Goldman Fund
$150.0 K
Humanity United
$150.0 K
TrustAfrica
$110.5 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
$7.5 M
Nuclear Issues
$7.2 M
Cybersecurity
$2.2 M
National Security, Foreign Policy, and Diplomacy
$2.1 M
Migration
$1.3 M
General - Preventing & Mitigating Conflict
$996.5 K
Peacebuilding
$887.6 K
General - Resolving Conflict and Building Peace
$799.4 K
Weapons
$756.0 K
Transitional Justice
$714.3 K
Conflict Resolution
$587.6 K
Conflict and Atrocities Prevention
$552.8 K
Accountability and Transparency
$531.3 K
Gender Equality
$381.1 K
International and Regional Institutions
$345.0 K
Rule of Law and Institution-building
$300.0 K
Countering Violent Extremism and Counter-Terrorism
$293.7 K
Demobilization, Disarmament, and Reintegration
$245.0 K
Climate Security and Natural Resource Management
$135.0 K
Gender-based Violence
$107.3 K
Democracy-building
$50.0 K

Regional Focus