Peace and Security Funding Index An Analysis of Global Foundation Grantmaking
From the ongoing conflicts in Iraq, Syria, and Yemen to the refugee crisis, we live in a world that is seemingly rife with violence and instability. What we don’t see, read, or hear often enough is another truth: today’s world is also filled with incredible stories of resilience and trends of peace and security that arc toward a more peaceful and stable world. The updated Peace & Security Funding Index: An Analysis of Global Foundation Grantmaking by The Peace and Security Funders Group and Foundation Center showcases the grantmaking institutions dedicated to building a more peaceful global future and analyzes funding for peace and security by issue, region served, strategy, and population. In 2014, the latest year in which complete data is available, 290 foundations supported over 1,800 organizations with $357 million.