Engender Health

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EngenderHealth "is a leading international reproductive health organization working to improve the quality of health care in the world’s poorest communities." [1]

Funding (2007)

"Our work depends on the generous contributions of thousands of individuals from around the world; grants and awards from foundations and corporations, the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID), and other bilateral and multilateral agencies; and contracts from other technical agencies. In 2007, total income from these sources was $47.5 million." $37.3 million came from USAID. [2]

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Directors Emeritus

Executive Team (2011)

Accessed October 2011: [4]

Executive Team (2008)

Accessed August 2008: [5]


Directors Emeritus


Accessed October 2011: [7]

Directors Emeriti

Former Directors (2008)

Accessed August 2008: [8]

Former Directors (July 1, 2005–June 30, 2006) [9]

Related Notes

In the Democratic Republic of the Congo "As part of ACQUIRE, EngenderHealth works with the Jane Goodall Institute (JGI) to improve family planning and reproductive health services in three zones: Lubero, Pinga, and Walikale. This includes strengthening the links between facilities and communities, so that individuals are aware of services and services can fully meet individuals’ needs." [10]

"Principal implementers" of the USAID "FY 2006 program for the family planning SO include: Abt Associates, Academy for Educational Development, Adventist Development and Relief Agency, American College of Nurse Midwives, American Red Cross, Casals and Associates, Center for African Family Studies, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Chemonics International, Conservation International, Constella Health Sciences, Deloitte-Touche, Eastern and Southern Africa Management Institute, Eastern Virginia Medical School, EngenderHealth, Family Health International, Futures Group International, Georgetown University, InterChurch Medical Assistance, International Center for Migration and Health, IntraHealth, Jane Goodall Institute, Johns Hopkins University, John Snow, Inc., Management Sciences for Health, Matrix International Logistics, ORC Macro, Program for Appropriate Technology in Health, Pathfinder, Pfizer Global Pharmaceuticals, Population Reference Bureau, Population Council, Public Health Institute, Project HOPE, Research Triangle Institute, Save the Children, University of North Carolina, University Research Corporation, World Health Organization (WHO), World Vision, World Wildlife Fund, World Learning, and various contraceptive manufacturers. All grants and cooperative agreements with foreign NGOs containing family planning assistance incorporate the clauses that implement the Mexico City Policy." [11]


Web: http://www.engenderhealth.org

Resources and articles

Related Sourcewatch articles


  1. About, Engender Health, accessed August 30, 2008.
  2. 2007 Annual Report, Engender Health, accessed August 30, 2008.
  3. Engender Health About, organizational web page, accessed June 10, 2020.
  4. Executive Team, Engender Health, accessed October 1, 2011.
  5. Leadership, Engender Health, accessed August 30, 2008.
  6. Engender Health Board, organizational web page, accessed April 13, 2020.
  7. Board, Engender Health, accessed October 1, 2011.
  8. Leadership, Engender Health, accessed August 30, 2008.
  9. 2006 Annual Report, Engender Health, accessed August 30, 2008.
  10. Democratic Republic of the Congo, EngenderHealth, accessed August 30, 2008.
  11. Bureau for Global Health, USAID, accessed August 30, 2008.

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