Grantee Profile

Population Foundation of India

Grants to Population Foundation of India

  • $300,000Active Strategy

    2015 (Duration 2 years, 11 months)

    Population & Reproductive Health

    NEW DELHI, INDIA — Established in 1970, the Population Foundation of India (PFI) is a one of the largest Indian health NGOs.  It is dedicated to promoting effective formulation and implementation of gender sensitive population, health, and development policies, and capacity building at the national, state, and district levels. With this award, PFI is implementing and testing a model to strengthen the effectiveness of facility-based Patient Welfare Committees as an accountability mechanism for improving the delivery of maternal health services in public health facilities. The project results are being compared with health outcomes in non-intervention facilities, and the findings disseminated to advocate for scaling up the model.

  • $300,000Active Strategy

    2010 (Inactive Grant)

    Population & Reproductive Health

    NEW DELHI, INDIA — To scale up NGO and public sector innovations on reducing maternal mortality and morbidity and to advance young people's sexual and reproductive health in India (over two years).

  • $330,000Active Strategy

    2008 (Inactive Grant)

    Population & Reproductive Health

    NEW DELHI, INDIA — To scale up successful model interventions on reducing maternal mortality and morbidity and advancing young people's sexual and reproductive health (over two years).

  • $250,000Active Strategy

    2006 (Inactive Grant)

    Population & Reproductive Health

    NEW DELHI, INDIA — In support of the scaling up of successful model interventions on reducing maternal mortality and morbidity and advancing young people's sexual and reproductive health (over two years).

The MacArthur Foundation awarded Population Foundation of India $1,180,000 between 1978 and 2016.

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