We partner with our Member States and donors to deliver on our mission to advance democracy worldwide.

How we are funded

Contributions from donors are vital to support our mission. Contributions are classified as Unrestricted (or core) funding and Restricted (or project) funding.

Core funding supports programming for our institutional priorities, and project funding supports specific activities mutually agreed upon between us and the donor.

Total financing 2023
Core Funding
Project Funding
Total funding by programme 2023
Global Programmes
Africa and West Asia
Asia and the Pacific
Regional Europe
Latin America and the Caribbean
North America

Top core funders

se Sweden
Norway Norway
NL The Netherlands
ch Switzerland
de Germany
fi Finland
cl Chile
Brazil Brazil
ee Estonia
Spain Spain

Work with us

Our funding and other types of contributions come from our Member States and other financial partners. Become our partner and learn more about how we can jointly undertake actions in Value for Partnership.


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Jessica Kehayes, Senior External Relations Officer
Jessica Kehayes - Chief of Staff to the Secretary-General

Jessica Kehayes is the Senior External Relations Officer of International IDEA. Her work is focused on International IDEA’s global fundraising and partnership management.

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