Grantee Profile

Instituto de Liderazgo Simone de Beauvoir

Grants to Instituto de Liderazgo Simone de Beauvoir

  • $300,000Active Strategy

    2014 (Duration 3 years)

    Population & Reproductive Health

    MEXICO CITY, MEXICO — This grant will improve indigenous women's access to maternal and reproductive health services through implementation of culturally sensitive policies at the municipal level. Indigenous women leaders in selected municipalities of five Mexican states will be trained in leadership skills and accountability techniques to become advocates of better women's maternal and reproductive health policies in their communities.

  • $225,000Active Strategy

    2011 (Inactive Grant)

    Population & Reproductive Health

    MEXICO CITY, MEXICO — To strengthen community responses for safe motherhood in conjunction with Municipal Women's Institutes in Chiapas, Guerrero, and Oaxaca (over three years).

  • $80,000Active Strategy

    2009 (Inactive Grant)

    Population & Reproductive Health

    MEXICO CITY, MEXICO — To integrate maternal health promotion strategies into the public municipal women's institutes in three states, Chiapas, Guerrero and Oaxaca.

  • $150,000Active Strategy

    2004 (Inactive Grant)

    Population & Reproductive Health

    MEXICO CITY, MEXICO — To implement a distance training program for individuals working in the field of young people's sexual and reproductive health and rights (over three years).

The MacArthur Foundation awarded Instituto de Liderazgo Simone de Beauvoir $755,000 between 2002 and 2014.