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 GrantsAbuja, Nigeria2016
$300,000 in support of institutionalizing maternal and perinatal death surveillance and response.
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.
September 18, 2011 - Publication
This assessment reviews the Foundation’s grantmaking to reduce postpartum hemorrhage. Since 2003, MacArthur has invested more than $17 million in programs aimed at reducing postpartum hemorrhage in countries where maternal mortality is high.
August 30, 2011 - In The Media
August 25, 2011 - From The Field
The Government of India approved funding for more than 800,000 female community health workers to provide home-based postnatal and newborn care services.
August 9, 2011 - In The Media
From the Wall Street Journal
April 28, 2011 - From The Field
Nigeria's Federal Ministry of Health approved the addition of the drug, which is used for the prevention and treatment of postpartum hemmorhage, to the EDL.
September 30, 2010 - From The Field
United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon announced the investment, which includes $30 million in grants from MacArthur.