Grantee Profile

Kinal Antzetik

Grants to Kinal Antzetik

  • $225,000Active Strategy

    2016 (Duration 2 years, 2 months)

    Population & Reproductive Health

    MEXICO CITY, MEXICO — Kinal Antestik is a Mexico City-based organization with chapters in Chiapas and Guerrero states that promotes indigenous women’s rights, including reproductive and sexual health rights. With this award, Kinal works with midwives in Guerrero to provide leadership training and opportunities, to enable and engage them in advocating for remuneration and paid positions within the health system, and to provide them with skills to monitor activities in the state, including the allocation and use of public funds for training and deploying midwives.

  • $210,000Active Strategy

    2012 (Inactive Grant)

    Population & Reproductive Health

    MEXICO CITY, MEXICO — A grant to Kinal Antsetik will support the creation of a pilot model for culturally sensitive maternal health care appropriate for rural indigenous contexts in Mexico, to be tested in a Community Hospital in Guerrero state. Kinal will also strengthen indigenous leadership and advocacy for maternal and reproductive health through a training program in reproductive and sexual health, advocacy, human rights, and public policy. Efforts will also be made to improve local transparency and accountability for maternal health programs.

  • $210,000Active Strategy

    2009 (Inactive Grant)

    Population & Reproductive Health

    MEXICO CITY, MEXICO — To scale up a model for community based maternal mortality prevention strategies in Mexico (over three years).

  • $180,000Active Strategy

    2006 (Inactive Grant)

    Population & Reproductive Health

    MEXICO CITY, MEXICO — To contribute to decreasing maternal mortality among indigenous women of Chiapas and Guerrero (over three years).

  • $150,000Active Strategy

    2003 (Inactive Grant)

    Population & Reproductive Health

    MEXICO CITY, MEXICO — In support of community-based work to decrease maternal mortality and morbidity in the states of Chiapas, Guerrero, and Oaxaca (over three years).

  • $100,000Active Strategy

    2002 (Inactive Grant)

    Population & Reproductive Health

    MEXICO CITY, MEXICO — To decrease maternal mortality and morbidity and promote reproductive and sexual rights and health in indigenous communities (over two years).

  • $40,000Active Strategy

    1999 (Inactive Grant)

    Population & Reproductive Health

    MEXICO CITY, MEXICO — To train community health promoters from Mexican indigenous groups in reproductive health and rights.

The MacArthur Foundation awarded Kinal Antzetik $1,115,000 between 1978 and 2016.

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