Grantee Profile

International Planned Parenthood Federation, Western Hemisphere Region, Inc.

Grants to International Planned Parenthood Federation, Western Hemisphere Region, Inc.

  • $750,000Active Strategy

    2015 (Duration 2 years, 11 months)

    Population & Reproductive Health

    NEW YORK, NEW YORK — The International Planned Parenthood Federation!Western Hemisphere Region (IPPF/WHR) is one of six regional offices of this global organization dedicated to advancing sexual and reproductive health and rights. With the award, IPPF/WHR staff is working to ensure that progressive language is included in international and regional agreements and that those agreements are implemented by country governments. Staff participates in regional and international meetings. IPPF IWHR staff also offers training and support to civil society organizations in Latin America to strengthen their ability to participate effectively in negotiations and to monitor implementation of agreements. General support enables the organization to be flexible and proactive and is helping to strengthen the capacity of member associations to advocate for and provide a wide range of services.

  • $500,000Active Strategy

    2012 (Inactive Grant)

    Population & Reproductive Health

    NEW YORK, NEW YORK — International Planned Parenthood/Western Hemisphere Region (IPPF/WHR) will work with member associations and other civil society organizations to advocate for a strong focus on maternal and reproductive health in the upcoming United Nations reviews of the International Conference on Population and Development and the Millennium Development Goals.

  • $500,000Active Strategy

    2010 (Inactive Grant)

    Population & Reproductive Health

    NEW YORK, NEW YORK — To increase access to sexual and reproductive health care among the Haitian population displaced by the 2010 earthquake.

  • $500,000Active Strategy

    2009 (Inactive Grant)

    Population & Reproductive Health

    NEW YORK, NEW YORK — To support international and national advocacy to increase resources for sexual and reproductive health and rights (over three years).

  • $450,000Active Strategy

    2006 (Inactive Grant)

    Population & Reproductive Health

    NEW YORK, NEW YORK — In support of international and national level advocacy aimed at increasing resources for sexual and reproductive health and rights (over three years).

  • $450,000Active Strategy

    2003 (Inactive Grant)

    Population & Reproductive Health

    NEW YORK, NEW YORK — In support of strengthening sexual and reproductive health programs for youth in Mexico (over three years).

  • $300,000Active Strategy

    2000 (Inactive Grant)

    Population & Reproductive Health

    NEW YORK, NEW YORK — To document efforts to broaden family planning programs in Latin America to include concepts of sexuality and gender (over three years).

  • $20,000Active Strategy

    1998 (Inactive Grant)

    Population & Reproductive Health

    NEW YORK, NEW YORK — To engage men in reproductive health issues, in collaboration with AVSC International.

  • $450,000Active Strategy

    1997 (Inactive Grant)

    Population & Reproductive Health

    NEW YORK, NEW YORK — To support a program to promote sexual health and gender awareness among member family planning associations, their clients, and other institutions (over three years).

  • $575,000Active Strategy

    1994 (Inactive Grant)

    Population & Reproductive Health

    NEW YORK, NEW YORK — To support the program Gender Perspectives and Family Planning (over three years).

The MacArthur Foundation awarded International Planned Parenthood Federation, Western Hemisphere Region, Inc. $4,495,000 between 1978 and 2016.

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