Our funders

DFF is currently supported by Open Society Foundations, Adessium Foundation, Luminate, Ford Foundation, Fondation Nicolas Puech, and The Sigrid Rausing Trust. We also receive project funding from Open Society Initiative for Europe. Previously, DFF received support from the Renewable Freedom Foundation and project funding from the Democracy and Media Foundation (Stichting Democratie en Media).

Open Society Foundations
Adessium Foundation
Ford Foundation
Nicolas Puech Fondation
The Sigrid Rausing Trust

Ethical funding policy

DFF fundraises under the guidance of its Ethical Funding Policy, which outlines the type of funding DFF accepts and the types of activities donations and other funding are used for. DFF’s Ethical Funding Policy seeks to ensure that DFF can properly manage its priorities and projects with appropriate independence from its funders.

A summary of the DFF Ethical Funding Policy can be accessed here.