Our Supporters

Global Witness relies on the exceptional generosity of individuals, trusts, foundations and government funders who share our vision and support our work.

We would like to thank the following donors for their direct financial contributions and also those who have generously shared their time, knowledge, in-kind assistance and creativity. The following are donors that have given their consent to have their gift acknowledged:


  • Ackerman Family Fund
  • Arcadia Fund – a charitable trust of Lisbet Rausing and Peter Baldwin
  • Arcus Foundation
  • Ashden Trust
  • Bromley Carson Fund
  • Brook Foundation
  • Camille Massey
  • CHARISMA Stiftung für nachhaltige Entwicklung
  • Coles Medlock Foundation
  • Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade of Ireland
  • DFID- Forests, Governance, Market and Climate Programme
  • Don Quixote II Foundation
  • European Climate Foundation
  • Ford Foundation
  • The Foundation to Promote Open Society
  • The Frederick Mulder Foundation
  • Good Energies Foundation
  • Grantham Foundation for the Protection of the Environment
  • Hopewell Fund
  • Humanity United Action
  • Jane Thurnell-Read
  • Kenneth Miller Trust
  • The Kestrelman Trust
  • Laudes Foundation
  • Luminate
  • Michael Hokenson
  • The Minor Foundation for Major Challenges
  • Nationale Postcode Loterij
  • Norwegian Agency for Development Cooperation (NORAD)
  • Oak Foundation
  • Oliver Hudson
  • Patagonia.com
  • Postcode Justice Trust, supported by players of People’s Postcode Lottery
  • Quadrature Climate Foundation
  • Schaffner Family Foundation
  • Silicon Valley Community Foundation
  • Skoll Foundation
  • Susan Gibson
  • Swedish Postcode Foundation
  • Tilia Fund
  • The Waterloo Foundation
  • Wellspring Philanthropic Fund
  • The William and Flora Hewlett Foundation

Maintaining and developing a diverse funding base is essential to ensure the long term future of the organisation. We constantly seek to build relationships with new funding partners interested in working with us to deliver the changes we seek on a global scale. If you are interested in supporting Global Witness please contact our Development Team at [email protected].