Grantee Profile

Ipas

Grants to Ipas

  • $300,000Active Strategy

    2013 (Duration 3 years)

    Population & Reproductive Health

    CHAPEL HILL, NORTH CAROLINA — This grant will support the expansion of Ipas' work for improving legal abortion and post-abortion care in Mexico's public health system, with emphasis on youth-friendly approaches, and on strengthening primary-care institutions' capacity to provide comprehensive abortion care in rural and indigenous areas. Ipas will train medical and nursing students, professional midwives and obstetric nurses and other medical staff at public facilities and will also conduct a study on adolescents, unwanted pregnancy, and abortion.

  • $500,000Active Strategy

    2012 (Duration 3 years)

    Population & Reproductive Health

    CHAPEL HILL, NORTH CAROLINA — The purpose of the proposed grant is to demonstrate ways to build the knowledge and skills of medical interns at three teaching hospitals to provide reproductive and maternal health care. The pilot in three universities will be coordinated with the Medical and Dental Council of Nigeria that serves as the accreditation body for institutions that train medical interns, and a training guide for use in the country will be one product of the work. A portion of the grant will be used to partner with other organizations to support two separate reproductive and maternal health conferences.

  • $250,000Active Strategy

    2012 (Duration 3 years)

    Population & Reproductive Health

    CHAPEL HILL, NORTH CAROLINA — Ipas will demonstrate a scalable model of comprehensive safe abortion care for serving the urban slums in a pilot project in the states of Maharashtra and Gujarat. Extending availability of safe abortion services to young women in the age group of 15 to 24 years, and advocating for the scaling up of the model across the two states, will be priorities. Ipas will also advocate with the state governments for increasing resources for comprehensive safe abortion care in their annual health plans.

  • $300,000Active Strategy

    2010 (Inactive Grant)

    Population & Reproductive Health

    CHAPEL HILL, NORTH CAROLINA — In support of advancing access to safe legal abortion in three Mexican states (over three years).

  • $500,000Active Strategy

    2009 (Inactive Grant)

    Population & Reproductive Health

    CHAPEL HILL, NORTH CAROLINA — To increase access to post-abortion care services in Nigeria (over three years).

  • $400,000Active Strategy

    2008 (Inactive Grant)

    Population & Reproductive Health

    CHAPEL HILL, NORTH CAROLINA — To support scaling up of Comprehensive Abortion Care services in the public sector in the states of Maharashtra, Gujarat and Rajasthan (over three years).

  • $300,000Active Strategy

    2007 (Inactive Grant)

    Population & Reproductive Health

    CHAPEL HILL, NORTH CAROLINA — In support of increasing the availability and improving the quality of legal abortion services (over three years).

  • $400,000Active Strategy

    2006 (Inactive Grant)

    Population & Reproductive Health

    CHAPEL HILL, NORTH CAROLINA — In support of increasing access to post-abortion care services in Nigeria (over three years).

  • $250,000Active Strategy

    2004 (Inactive Grant)

    Population & Reproductive Health

    CHAPEL HILL, NORTH CAROLINA — For a program to expand access to safe abortion services in the state of Maharashtra, India (over two years).

  • $295,000Active Strategy

    2004 (Inactive Grant)

    Population & Reproductive Health

    CHAPEL HILL, NORTH CAROLINA — For efforts to increase access to legal abortion services in Mexico (over three years).

The MacArthur Foundation awarded Ipas $3,495,000 between 2003 and 2014.

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