The Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) gives any person the right to request access to a federal agency’s records or information.  The U.S. Institute of Peace is subject to FOIA and is committed to the spirit and the law of proactive public disclosure. USIP maintains rigorous record retention and preservation.

The Institute shares a significant amount of information on this website so before making a request, consider look through it first.

To initiate a FOIA request, please email