Grantee Profile

ELIGE, Red de Jovenes por los Derechos Sexuales y Reproductivos

Grants to ELIGE, Red de Jovenes por los Derechos Sexuales y Reproductivos

  • $100,000Active Strategy

    2014 (Inactive Grant)

    Population & Reproductive Health

    MEXICO CITY, MEXICO — Elige, Red de Jovenes por los Derechos Sexuales and Reproductivos, is a Mexican feminist youth organization whose mission is to promote youth empowerment through the full recognition and exercise of young people’s sexual and reproductive health and rights, under a human rights framework, to facilitate full citizenship. Through this project, Elige seeks to help prevent gender-based violence and unwanted pregnancy among young women and adolescents in Guerrero and Campeche, via a training model for local youth advocates, outreach, group meetings, policy proposals, and advocacy.

  • $150,000Active Strategy

    2010 (Inactive Grant)

    Population & Reproductive Health

    MEXICO CITY, MEXICO — To advance federal policies supportive of youth sexual and reproductive health and rights in Mexico (over three years).

  • $150,000Active Strategy

    2007 (Inactive Grant)

    Population & Reproductive Health

    MEXICO CITY, MEXICO — To improve youth sexual and reproductive health and rights in Mexico (over three years).

  • $120,000Active Strategy

    2004 (Inactive Grant)

    Population & Reproductive Health

    MEXICO CITY, MEXICO — For activities to increase the use of services related to sexual and reproductive health and rights in Mexico City (over three years).

  • $60,000Active Strategy

    2001 (Inactive Grant)

    Population & Reproductive Health

    MEXICO CITY, MEXICO — To promote youth leadership in defending reproductive and sexual rights and to spearhead a national youth network on these issues (over two years).

The MacArthur Foundation awarded ELIGE, Red de Jovenes por los Derechos Sexuales y Reproductivos $580,000 between 1983 and 2015.