News in “Population & Reproductive Health”

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Assessing Health and Demographics in India

A large part of India has shown substantial improvement in the health of its citizens, according to the first phase of results from the fourth National Family Health Survey. Read More
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Improving Access to Care in Northern Nigeria

An emergency transport program piloted in four northern states of Nigeria by Health Partners International has helped to bring 19,000 pregnant women in emergency situations to health facilities since 2009. Read More

"The Labour Room Bullies"

The Times of India
Related Grantees: Sahayog, Socio Legal Information Centre
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Assessing Incidence of Abortion in Nigeria

Though permitted only when necessary to save a woman’s life, induced abortion is common in Nigeria, according to a study by the Guttmacher Institute and the University of Ibadan. Read More

"In West Africa, a Mission to Save Minds"

The New York Times
Related Grantee: Alto-Porvorim Sangath
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Protecting Women’s Reproductive Rights in Kenya

The High Court of Kenya has ordered the Kenyan Ministry of Health to end the discrimination and abuse experienced by women in public maternity hospitals. Read More

"Calling the Midwife, in Chiapas "

The New York Times
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Assessing Barriers to Reproductive Rights in Mexico

A Spanish-language report by Grupo de Información en Reproducción Elegida assesses the state of reproductive rights in Mexico, and finds that Mexican women face serious hindrances to exercising their reproductive rights. Read More

Staff

Portrait of Stephanie Platz

Stephanie Platz

Managing Director, Programs

Erin Sines

Director, Population & Reproductive Health
Portrait of Moutushi Sengupta

Moutushi Sengupta

Director, India Office

Sharon Bissell Sotelo

Director, Mexico
Portrait of Dipa Nag Chowdhury

Dipa Nag Chowdhury

Deputy Director, India Office
Portrait of Kole A. Shettima

Kole A. Shettima

Director, Africa Office
Portrait of Oladayo (Dayo) Olaide

Oladayo (Dayo) Olaide

Deputy Director, Nigeria Office

Liliane Loya

Deputy Director, Mexico
Portrait of Gabriela Suarez

Gabriela Suarez

Program Administrator
Portrait of Laura Young

Laura Young

Program Associate

Media Contact

Portrait of Meredith Klein

Meredith Klein

Senior Communications Officer

Evaluation Contact

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Joanna Cohen

Program Officer, Evaluation