Where We Work

Focus Area
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Breakthrough ACTION

Tackling intractable challenges around the world through social and behavior change

Knowledge SUCCESS

Making knowledge management easy, attractive, salient and timely

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B’more for Healthy Babies

Reducing infant mortality and promotes well-being in Baltimore

Tackling child marriage in Bangladesh refugee camps

Tackling child marriage in Bangladesh refugee camps

Mother in Mozambique is securing a bed net while a baby sleeps in bed
Fighting Malaria with Social and Behavior Change

Preventing malaria and improve treatment in Mozambique

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Community Service as a Pathway to Work

Nurturing youth leadership and workforce participation in Ethiopia

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Tanzania Vector Control Activity

Distributing insecticide-treated mosquito nets throughout Tanzania and Zanzibar

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Social and Behavior Change Activity

An innovative integrated social and behavior change project in Uganda


Using social and behavior change communication to improve health in Bangladesh

MOMENTUM Safe Surgery in Family Planning and Obstetrics

Promoting equitable access to safe surgery for women

Advance Family Planning

Advocating for access and funding in Indonesia and Tanzania

Advancing Evidence for Global Implementation of Spatial Repellents

Enabling policymakers to better understand spatial repellents

Accessible Continuum of Care and Essential Services Sustained

Increasing access to quality health services in Madagascar


Expanding global capacity to respond to major disease outbreaks


Increasing access to family planning in the Philippines

Demographic and Health Surveys Program

Advancing global understanding of health and population trends in developing countries

The Challenge Initiative

Scaling up successful family planning programs in Nigeria

Keneya Jemu Kan

A comprehensive program to tackle some of Mali’s most pressing health concerns

Multisectoral Child Nutrition and Health Project

Working with nutrition researchers to reduce malnutrition, stunting and other health issue

NURHI Nigeria Family Planning
Sustaining Programs and Partnerships on Reproductive Health Transformation

Improving family planning gains in Nigeria

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Post-Pregnancy Family Planning

Increasing modern contraception use among women in Nigeria’s largest city

Women in Indonesia smile with the MyChoice family planning mobile app, SKATA.

Revitalizing family planning efforts in Indonesia

Women in Senegal at health clinic.
Integrated Service Delivery and Health Behaviors (Neema)

Improving health for women and children in Senegal

Health Communication Capacity Collaborative

Helping countries around the world create their own behavior change

Health Communication Component

Working to improve maternal and child health in Pakistan

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Knowledge for Health

Gathering and sharing the world’s most accurate and current health resources

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One Community

Preventing, testing for and treating HIV in Malawi

Measurement, Learning & Evaluation

Evaluating urban reproductive health programs

Nigerian Urban Reproductive Health Initiative
Nigerian Urban Reproductive Health Initiative

Using communication to increase demand for family planning

Interpersonal Communication for Immunization Package

Arming frontline health workers across the world with tools to ensure high vaccination rates


Working to prevent malaria in Africa and Asia

Private Sector Malaria Prevention

Creating a commercial market for insecticide-treated bed nets in Ghana

DOVE – Stop Cholera

Working to halt the spread of cholera through the appropriate use of oral cholera vaccine

Applying Science to Strengthen and Improve Systems

Improving the quality and outcomes of health care through science

Bernard van Leer Foundation

Communicating the vital importance of a child’s first three years to parents

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Family Planning Voices

Telling stories from around the world

Trust Trachoma

Working in Uganda to prevent one of the world’s neglected tropical diseases

Bilharzia Prevention Campaign

Working to prevent a neglected tropical disease that affects 20 percent of people in Uganda

A pregnant woman in Mozambique receives health care.
Communication for Improved Health Outcomes

Inspiring healthy behaviors and promoting health in Mozambique

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ROSHNI (Rights for Sanitation, Health and Nutrition Initiative) Project

Working to improve water, sanitation, nutrition and early child development in India

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