Grantee Profile

University Court of the University of Aberdeen

Grants to University Court of the University of Aberdeen

  • $400,000Active Strategy

    2012 (Duration 3 years)

    Population & Reproductive Health

    ABERDEEN, UNITED KINGDOM — This grant to the Initiative for Maternal Mortality Programme Assessment (Immpact) Project at the University of Aberdeen will promote the rigorous use of accountability mechanisms to reduce maternal mortality in Nigeria. Activities will include training local partners in appropriate maternal death review methodologies, and a pilot test of a "maternity data bank."

  • $500,000Active Strategy

    2009 (Inactive Grant)

    Population & Reproductive Health

    ABERDEEN, UNITED KINGDOM — To research infection control practices for reducing maternal deaths and for initial development of a journal on maternal and newborn health (over three years).

  • $130,000Active Strategy

    2009 (Inactive Grant)

    Population & Reproductive Health

    ABERDEEN, UNITED KINGDOM — To support the first phase of a project investigating the effectiveness of infection control practices for reducing maternal deaths from sepsis.

The MacArthur Foundation awarded University Court of the University of Aberdeen $1,030,000 between 2003 and 2014.

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