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Policy Reform Improves Access to Misoprostol in Ghana

The agency responsible for implementing health policies in Ghana has taken steps to improve access to the drug misoprostol that stand to benefit the reproductive health of Ghanaian women. Read More
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Evaluating Governmental Accountability for Maternal Health in Nigeria: A Midline Report

This midline evaluation report builds on the portfolio’s baseline evaluation to assess the progress of its activities to date and identify what grantees should do more of, less of, or differently in the remaining year ... Read More
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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: 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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Stephanie Platz

Managing Director, Programs
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Erin Sines

Director
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Moutushi Sengupta

Director, India Office

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Director, Mexico
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Dipa Nag Chowdhury

Deputy Director, India Office
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Kole A. Shettima

Director, Africa Office
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Oladayo (Dayo) Olaide

Deputy Director, Nigeria Office

Liliane Loya

Deputy Director, Mexico
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Kate Abramson

Team Administrator
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Gabriela Suarez

Program Administrator
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Ursula Wheeler

Coordinator

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Meredith Klein

Senior Communications Officer

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Joanna Cohen

Program Officer, Evaluation