Grantee Profile

Community Health and Research Initiative

Grants to Community Health and Research Initiative

  • $400,000Active Strategy

    2013 (Duration 3 years)

    Population & Reproductive Health

    KANO, NIGERIA — To improve maternal health services through budget analysis, and effective engagement of civil society in accountability efforts (over three years).

  • $300,000Active Strategy

    2010 (Inactive Grant)

    Population & Reproductive Health

    KANO, NIGERIA — To support advocacy and budget tracking for improved maternal health services, with a view to reducing maternal mortality and morbidity in Kano, Bauchi and Sokoto states (over three years).

  • $175,000Active Strategy

    2008 (Inactive Grant)

    Population & Reproductive Health

    KANO, NIGERIA — To work with 10 local governments and the Kano state government to reposition the commitment to address maternal mortality and morbidity through improved budgetary allocation and service delivery (over thirty two months).

The MacArthur Foundation awarded Community Health and Research Initiative $875,000 between 2003 and 2014.

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