Grantee Profile

Guttmacher Institute

Grants to Guttmacher Institute

  • $350,000Active Strategy

    2013 (Duration 3 years, 6 months)

    Population & Reproductive Health

    NEW YORK, NEW YORK — This grant to the Guttmacher Institute will provide partial support for research on the national incidence of induced abortion and unintended pregnancy in India. The research is intended to fill a major gap in the evidence base on maternal and reproductive health in India, and is supported by a group of donors. MacArthur funds will be used for publications and activities aimed at the broad dissemination of the study results to key stakeholders at the state and national level.

  • $200,000Active Strategy

    2012 (Duration 1 year, 6 months)

    Population & Reproductive Health

    NEW YORK, NEW YORK — The Guttmacher Institute will carry out a study of incidence of unsafe abortion and related complications leading to maternal death in Nigeria. Guttmacher researchers will generate estimates of the number of unsafe abortions taking place each year in Nigeria as a whole and in the six geo-political zones. These data will be used to inform discussions about family planning and post-abortion care in the country.

  • $100,000Active Strategy

    2010 (Inactive Grant)

    Population & Reproductive Health

    NEW YORK, NEW YORK — To analyze recent trends in abortion incidence around the world (over 18 months).

  • $355,000Active Strategy

    2006 (Inactive Grant)

    Population & Reproductive Health

    NEW YORK, NEW YORK — In support of an analysis of recent trends in maternal morbidity and mortality and in the reproductive health of young people in India, Mexico and Nigeria (over two years).

  • $340,000Active Strategy

    2003 (Inactive Grant)

    Population & Reproductive Health

    NEW YORK, NEW YORK — In support of an outreach and advocacy initiative, using new evidence on unsafe abortion, to reduce maternal mortality and morbidity in Nigeria (over 18 months).

The MacArthur Foundation awarded Guttmacher Institute $1,345,000 between 2003 and 2014.

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