How is VERTIC funded?
Current funders are Department of Foreign Affairs and International Trade Canada, Joseph Rowntree Charitable Trust, Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs, UK Foreign & Commonwealth Office (Strategic Programme Fund), US Department of State (Federal Assistance Award), US Department of State (Verification Fund), United Nations Interregional Crime and Justice Research Institute (UNICRI).
VERTIC also accepts commissions from governments, international organizations and other bodies. Past commissions include projects for the Government of Canada, the Israel/Palestine Center for Research and Information (IPCRI), Landmine Monitor, the UN Institute for Disarmament Research (UNIDIR) and the Weapons of Mass Destruction Commission (WMDC).
VERTIC's past funders include the Carnegie Corporation of New York; The Diana, Princess of Wales Memorial Fund; the Esmée Fairbairn Foundation; the European Commission; the Governments of Belgium, Canada, Germany, the Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Switzerland, the United Kingdom and the United States; the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation; the John Merck Fund; the Network for Social Change; the Oak Foundation; the Peace and Disarmament Education Trust (PADET); the Ploughshares Fund; the Polden-Puckham Charitable Foundation; the Rockefeller Brothers Fund; the Rockefeller Family Philanthropic Offices; the Rockefeller Foundation; and the W. Alton Jones Foundation.