Representative GrantsBilaspur, India2016
$800,000 to strengthen the quality of maternal health services and facilitate quality assurance in two states in India.
Representative GrantsWashington, District of Columbia2016
$300,000 general support.
Representative GrantsMexico City, Mexico2016
$225,000 in support of midwifery activities in Guerrero state, Mexico.
Representative GrantsNew York, New York2017
$1,100,000 to strengthen and expand professional midwifery in Mexico through the Midwifery Education Scholarship and Capacity Building Program.
Representative GrantsAbuja, Nigeria2016
$300,000 in support of institutionalizing maternal and perinatal death surveillance and response.
November 28, 2018 - Grantee Publications
A broad study on unintended pregnancy and abortion in six Indian states provides important data for women’s reproductive health care in the country, where unsafe abortion is the third leading cause of maternal mortality.
November 20, 2018 - Grantee News
Promundo and International Center for Research on Women conducted a qualitative study on men’s engagement in premarital abortions in New Delhi, India, finding a shift in attitudes.
October 30, 2018 - Grantee Publications
A study investigates the impact (HoPE-LVB)—a Pathfinder International project that integrates reproductive health concerns, economic opportunity, and conservation of biodiversity in Uganda and Kenya.
October 22, 2018 - Grantee Publications
This evaluation examines the Foundation's efforts to accelerate reductions in morbidity and mortality rates, other issues besides access—particularly quality of maternal health care in India.
August 14, 2018 - 40 Years, 40 Stories
As a young medical doctor during my 2001-2002 internship in one of the largest hospitals in Kano, Nigeria, I was posted to a three-month rotation in the maternity division. My responsibilities were to take patient histories ...
July 24, 2018 - 40 Years, 40 Stories
The 1990s ushered in a sea change in the population and reproductive health field, bringing a period of unprecedented energy, groundbreaking international policy change, and a global women’s movement that shifted emphasis from population control ...
May 4, 2018 - From The Field
Mexico’s Supreme Court has ruled in favor of two women seeking abortions following sexual violence, due in part to legal efforts by Grupo de Información en Reproducción Elegida (GIRE).