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Transparency & Financial Information

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.


Funder Years Funded  Amount 
Bilateral Aid Agencies
Foreign Commonwealth and Development Office
(formerly Department for International Development – UK)
2018-2022 GBP 8,163,000
2019 – 2022
(Evaluation Grant)
GBP 500,000
2014-2018 GBP 1,470,000
2012-2013 GBP 64,000
Department of State (US) 2017-2018 USD 493,826
European Union 2020 – 2024 EUR 2,500,000
International Development Research Center (IDRC) 2020 – 2022 CAD 333,600
2019 CAD 102,509
2018-2019 CAD 405,000
French Embassy to the United States 2017-2018 USD 40,000
Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency (Sida) 2019-2022 SEK 67,400,000
US Agency for International Development (USAID) 2020 – 2022 USD 1,500,000
2016-2019 USD 1,500,000
2014-2016 USD 699,946
Private Foundations
Bloomberg Foundation 2021 USD 75,000
Chandler Foundation 2020-2023 USD 610,000
Charles Stewart Mott Foundation 2022-2023 USD 300,000
2020-2021 USD 300,000
Hivos 2014-2015 USD 2,600,000
Institute of International Education 2018 USD 30,000
2016-2017 USD 49,612
Luminate Group (formerly Omidyar Network) 2020-2021 USD 1,565,000
2020 USD 18,000
2016-2019 USD 3,800,000
2013-2016 USD 1,000,000
Ford Foundation 2018-2022 USD 2,800,000
2017-2018 USD 1,200,000
2015-2016 USD 800,000
2013-2014 USD 600,000
The William and Flora Hewlett Foundation 2021 – 2023 USD 2,000,000
2019-2021 USD 3,750,000
2019 – 2021
(Evaluation Grant)
USD 500,000
2015-2019 USD 3,500,000
2013-2015 USD 840,000
Open Society Foundations 2020-2022 USD 5,500,000
2021 (Tie-Off Grant) USD 1,450,000
2018-2019 USD 1,000,000
2017 USD 500,000
2015-2016 USD 1,000,000
2013-2014 USD 800,000
Trafigura Foundation 2021 USD 50,000
Private Sector
Glencore International 2021 USD 15,000
Gunvor Group 2021 USD 50,000

Below is a list of the approved budgets by the OGP Secretariat. Beginning in Fiscal Year 2018, OGP’s budgets are approved by the Board of Directors.

Budget Year  Amount 
Fiscal Year 2022 USD 12,530,600
FIscal Year 2021* USD 13,097,806
Fiscal Year 2020 USD 11,044,905
Fiscal Year 2019 USD 11,902,953
Fiscal Year 2018 USD 9,942,673
Fiscal Year 2017 USD 9,556,658
Fiscal Year 2016 USD 6,689,327
Fiscal Year 2015 USD 5,475,039
Fiscal Year 2014 USD 3,370,141
Fiscal Year 2013 USD 2,485,716

*Initial 2021 budget approved on 17 December 2020, revisions to the 2021 accounting for programmatic and budgetary changes due to the COVID-19 pandemic were approved on 29 June 2021. 

2021 Support Unit Budget vs. Expenditure by Program 

   Budget 2021 Expenditure 2021
Analytics and Insights $722,332 $723,031
Communications $1,102,567 $908,630
Country Support , Thematic, Local and EAP $4,098,097 $3,756,725
Global and Steering Committee $1,787,323 $2,351,907
Independent Reporting Mechanism $1,604,780 $1,362,475
Learning and innovation $554,571 $961,657
Operations and Development $2,115,814 $1,991,676

2021 Support Revenue by Funder Type 

Private Foundation Grants $6,496,600.00
Bilateral/Multilateral Grants $6,584,657.00
Country Contributions $2,828,710.00
Other Income $797,839.00
TOTAL $16,707,806.00

Support Unit Budget by Year

Support Unit Budget by Year
2013 $2,485,716
2014 $3,370,141
2015 $5,475,039
2016 $6,689,327
2017 $9,556,658
2018 $9,942,673
2019 $11,902,954
2020 $11,044,905
2021 $13,097,086


All financial documents are posted to this page in accordance with the OGP disclosure policy. Until 2017, annual audits of OGP’s finances were performed by the firm Burr Pilger & Mayer. Since 2018, audits have been performed by Gelman, Rosenberg, and Freedman.

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