women reached with healthier pregnancies & safer deliveries


strategic investments


people reached through improved access to quality facilities

Tackling Racial Inequities in Maternal Health Outcomes with New Grant

We are expanding our Safer Childbirth Cities initiative to support a new project in Austin, TX. This marks the 20th grant in our effort to make cities safer, more equitable places to give birth. Learn about our newest Safer Childbirth Cities project.

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Improving Maternal Health and Promoting Health Equity with New Grants

With the announcement of a fifth round of global grants, for Mothers is helping to increase health equity in maternity care with nine new programs in Asia Pacific, Africa, the Middle East, and Europe, each tailored to the region’s unique needs.

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Generating Evidence for Impact for Mothers and Beyond

Accelerating progress to reduce maternal mortality requires innovation in developing & delivering lifesaving interventions, analysis of what works & what doesn’t and dissemination of results so we can act on solutions and enact positive change for women.

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Implementing Innovative Solutions for Maternal Health at Scale

Private health providers play a vital role in maternal health; however, there are barriers to integrating them into health systems. Watch a discussion, co-hosted by MSD for Mothers and Devex, that gives solutions to these challenges.

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Our Reach

See where we are helping improve maternal health, including in our four focus countries

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Our Impact

Track our progress to date and learn how we work with grantees and collaborators

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Our Initiatives

Discover how our signature programs are fueling momentum for maternal health

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