Grantee Profile

Population Media Center

Grants to Population Media Center

  • $300,000Active Strategy

    2015 (Duration 1 year)

    Population & Reproductive Health

    SHELBURNE, VERMONT — In support of rebroadcast and evaluation of serial radio dramas on maternal and reproductive health and education in Nigeria.

  • $350,000Active Strategy

    2012 (Inactive Grant)

    Population & Reproductive Health

    SHELBURNE, VERMONT — Population Media Center will research, produce and broadcast radio “soap opera” dramas, using proven communication techniques to educate listeners and thus promote changes in knowledge, attitudes, and behavior. The topics will include improving maternal health, promoting youth reproductive health, and encouraging higher levels of girls’ secondary education.

The MacArthur Foundation awarded Population Media Center $650,000 between 1983 and 2015.

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