The David and Lucile Packard Foundation
For more than 45 years, the David and Lucile Packard Foundation has worked with partners around the world to improve the lives of children, families, and communities and to restore and protect our planet.
Strengthening Regional Training Institutes and Expanding Community Access to Quality Family Planning Services
PAST PROJECT: This two-year project improved and expanded the reproductive health and family planning training for health workers at government regional training institutes.
The HoPE project reduces threats to biodiversity conservation and ecosystem degradation in the Lake Victoria Basin while increasing access to family planning and sexual and reproductive health to improve maternal and child health in local communities.
Ethiopian Women's and Girl's Empowerment through Education and Reproductive Health Knowledge and Access to Services
PAST PROJECT: With funding from the Packard Foundation, Pathfinder worked with local partners to improve the education, health, rights, and social status of adolescent girls and women.
PRACHAR was an innovative program that successfully delayed age of marriage to promote healthy timing and spacing of pregnancies among young women in India.