Giving & Membership | Institute for War and Peace Reporting

Giving & Membership

Support journalists and activists working in the world's most closed and conflicted societies.

When you join IWPR, you are supporting brave frontline journalists, citizen journalists and civil society leaders, helping to make their voices heard and promote democratic values in some of the most dangerous and repressive countries in the world.

Membership Options

“This training has greatly impacted my life. The tools taught are incredible. I feel much more in control of my digital world and how to enforce my right to privacy. I have taken these tools and replicated them at my organisation.”

Trainee at IWPR’s Latin America Digital Security Course


UK enquiries iconFor more information on giving by appreciated stock or other giving vehicles, please contact Tanya Hassan at

For questions on giving from the United Kingdom, please contact us here.

For questions on giving from the United States, please contact us here.

Why We Give to IWPR

"We are living in a time when many of the basic tenets of liberal democracy, including most importantly freedom of speech, are under threat around the world. IWPR is doing a fabulous job supporting free speech, journalism and a robust civil society in places that need it most."

Financial info

IWPR takes great care in ensuring your contributions are used wisely and efficiently.

Functional Expenses

In 2015, IWPR had a budget of over $13 million with 85% of our expenses being spent on project activities, 10% going to management & general costs, and a further 5% on development

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Be Assured

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Security iconInstitute for War & Peace Reporting is registered as a charity in the United Kingdom (charity reg. no: 1027201, company reg. no: 2744185); in the United States as a not-for-profit organization with tax-exempt status under IRS section 501(c)(3); and as a charitable foundation in The Netherlands.

Contributions are tax-deductible to the full extent of the law.

One time donation

Help IWPR support peace and reconciliation in conflict zones around the world by making a one-time donation.

“Defending truth and supporting freedom of expression are the most important principles I learned from IWPR trainings. They are now the backbone of my career as a civil activist and journalist.”

Former IWPR trainee

Give by post

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IWPR, 48 Gray's Inn Road,
London WC1X 8LT
IWPR US, 729 15th Street, NW, Suite 500,
Washington, DC 20005
IWPR NL, Kleine Gartmanplantsoen 10, 1017
RR, Amsterdam


Thanks iconIWPR is grateful for the support of private foundations, individual donors and government agencies. This broad support enables us to maintain intensive programs while avoiding over-dependence on any single source. We are especially grateful to those donors who support us through multi-year assistance to strengthen existing activities and those who provide precious institutional assistance.

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