Finances and Budget

In compliance with the OGP disclosure policy, the Support Unit regularly posts financial information about OGP finances on this page. This includes budgets that have been approved by the Steering Committee, financial review documents, and a log of contributions to the Support Unit.

Please direct any questions or concerns to the Support Unit at info@opengovpartnership.org.

OGP’s Funding Sources

  Funder Years Funded Amount
Bilateral Aid Agencies
  Department for International Development (UK) 2018-2021 £6,800,000
    2014-2018 £1,470,000
    2012-2013 £64,000
  Department of State (US) 2017-2018 $493,826
  International Development Research Centre (IDRC) 2018-2019 €405,000
  French Embassy to the US 2017-2018 $40,000
  US Agency for International Development (US) 2016-2019 $1,500,000
    2014-2016 $699,946
Private Foundations
  Hivos 2014-2015 $2,600,000
  Institute of International Education 2018 $30,000
    2016-2017 $49,612
  Luminate Group (formerly Omidyar Network) 2016-2019 $3,800,000
    2013-2016 $1,000,000
  The Ford Foundation 2018-2022 $2,800,000
    2017-2018 $1,200,000
    2015-2016 $800,000
    2013-2014 $600,000
  The William and Flora Hewlett Foundation 2019-2021 $3,750,000
    2015-2019 $3,500,000
    2013-2015 $840,000
  Open Society Foundations 2018-2019 $1,000,000
    2017 $500,000
    2015-2016 $1,000,000
    2013-2014 $800,000


 OGP Participating Country Contributions

  See 2018 list by Country $2.7 million Unrestricted
  See 2017 list by Country $2.8 million Unrestricted
  See 2016 list by Country $2.3 million Unrestricted
  See 2015 list by Country $2.3 million Unrestricted
  See 2014 list by Country $906,000 Unrestricted
  See 2013 list by Country $1.5 million Unrestricted
  See 2012 list by Country $637,000 Unrestricted

Budget

Below are a list of OGP budgets that have been approved by the Steering Committee.

  Budget Year   Amount
  Fiscal Year 2018   $9,942,673
  Fiscal Year 2017   $9,556,658
  Fiscal Year 2016   $6,689,327
  Fiscal Year 2015   $5,475,039
  Fiscal Year 2014   $3,370,141
  Fiscal Year 2013   $2,485,716
2018 Budget vs. Expenditure by Program
  BUDGET 2018 EXPENDITURE 2018
Country Support $2,553,341 $2,505,422
Communications $855,901 $800,293
Flagship Report Initiative   $162,435
Global and Steering Committee $1,465,863 $1,575,030
Independent Reporting Mechanism $2,157,043 $1,999,380
Knowledge, Learning, Innovation and Capacity Building $755,313 $615,299
Operations $1,974,400 $1,838,262
Development $180,812 $173,062
TOTAL $180,812 $9,669,184

Financial Disclosure

All financial documents are posted to this page in accordance with the OGP disclosure policy. As of 2015, annual audits of OGP's finances are performed by the firm of Burr Pilger & Mayer.

  Year Audit Document
  2017 Audit Report
  2016 Audit Report
  2015 Auditors' Letter
    Report of Independent Auditors
  2014 Audit Report
    Audit Letter
    Memo on Contributions from Participating Governments
  2013 Audit Report
    Audit Letter
  2012 Certification of Revenue and Expenditures