Representative GrantsBilaspur, India2016
$800,000 to strengthen the quality of maternal health services and facilitate quality assurance in two states in India.
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 GrantsWashington, District of Columbia2016
$300,000 general support.
Representative GrantsMexico City, Mexico2016
$225,000 in support of midwifery activities in Guerrero state, Mexico.
Representative GrantsAbuja, Nigeria2016
$300,000 in support of institutionalizing maternal and perinatal death surveillance and response.
May 20, 2014 - Publication
An additional investment of $30 billion per year in countries with high maternal and child mortality rates could prevent approximately 5 million maternal deaths and 147 million child deaths by 2035, according to a study by ... Read More
March 17, 2014 - From The Field
From supporting biodiversity conservation to improving reproductive health, watch Blue Ventures' integrated Population-Health-Environment (PHE) approach in action in this short film. Read More
March 14, 2014 - Publication
A woman dies during pregnancy or childbirth every two hours in Kenya, according to a new report from MacArthur grantees Family Care International and the International Center for Research on Women, and the KEMRI-CDC Research and ... Read More
March 7, 2014 - In The Media
March 5, 2014 - From The Field
An interactive tool developed by the Population Council provides evidence and analysis to help countries develop policies and programs that strike the right balance between demographic change and social, economic, and environmental goals. Read More
March 5, 2014 - In The Media
January 24, 2014 - Publication
Adopting a continuum of care approach to maternal and newborn health can significantly improve their health outcomes, according to a study by Family Care International Read More
January 11, 2014 - In The Media
January 10, 2014 - In The Media
January 10, 2014 - Publication
The paper states that the health of the mother during pregnancy and childbirth was not a focus for policymaking, research, and programming until 1985. Read More