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Policy brief: The POCSO Act and The MTP Act: Key Information for Medical Providers
October 26, 2017
Ipas Development Foundation (IDF) in close collaboration with the Centre for Health Law, Ethics and Technology (CHELT), Jindal Global Law School developed a policy brief titled, ‘The POCSO Act and the MTP Act: Key Information for Medical Providers’. This policy brief aims to provide clarity on the provision...Read More
IDF at IAAH
October 24, 2017
Type: Updates
The International Association for Adolescent Health (IAAH) 11th World Congress on Adolescent Health: Investing in Adolescent Health - the Future is Now has been held from 27-29 October 2017, hosted by MAMTA Health Institute for Mother and Child (MAMTA) and Consortium Partners (Pathfinder International, Population...Read More
IDF is one of India's Best NGOs to Work For
October 6, 2017
Type: Updates
Great Place to Work Institute, the global management consulting and research firm, has identified the 10 best non-government organizations (NGOs) in India that offer the best environment to work in from among 26 participating organizations.   The average employee strength of these NGOs was around 466, with women ...Read More
Bringing Women's Health on the CSR Agenda – A stakeholder dialogue by IDF
September 26, 2017
Ipas Development Foundation, with technical assistance from PwC India held a stakeholder dialogue in July 2017. The primary objective of the dialogue was to emphasize the importance of including women’s health, especially reproductive health issues, into the CSR agenda. This report briefly presents the proceeding...Read More
Young champions of family planning
September 12, 2017
Type: Updates
120 Under 40 recognizes and highlights the achievements of the next generation of family planning leaders worldwide; it is led by the Gates Institute with support from Bayer. Over the course of this multi-year project, 120 young family planning champions will be chosen, 40 in each of the three project years.   Ga...Read More
Mission Parivar Vikas in Madhya Pradesh
August 30, 2017
Type: Updates
Under the aegis of Mission Parivar Vikas, and with technical assistance from IDF, the government of Madhya Pradesh launched two new contraceptives in the public sector at a state-level meeting on 29th August 2017.   The contraceptives - injectable hormone, Antara programme; and weekly oral contraceptive pills, Ch...Read More
Integrating CAC and PAFP: Experience Sharing Workshop
June 8, 2017
Type: Updates
Ipas Development Foundation (IDF) brought together participants from seven states to share their experiences regarding their respective CAC programs at the "Integrating CAC and PAFP: experience sharing workshop," in Chennai, on June 8 and 9. Participants, including comprehensive abortion care (CAC), and family plannin...Read More
An exploration of the socio-economic profile of women and costs of receiving abortion services at public health facilities of Madhya Pradesh, India
April 6, 2017
Background: Maternal mortality, which primarily burdens developing countries, reflects the greatest health divide between rich and poor. This is especially pronounced for access to safe abortion services which alone avert 1 of every 10 maternal deaths in India. Primarily due to confidentiality concerns, poor women in I...Read More
Evaluating the relative effectiveness of high-intensity and low-intensity models of behaviour change communication interventions for abortion care-seeking in Bihar and Jharkhand, India: a cross-sectional study
March 6, 2017
This study aimed to compare the effectiveness of a high-intensity model (HIM) and a low-intensity model (LIM) of behaviour change communication interventions in Bihar and Jharkhand states of India designed to improve women’s knowledge and usage of safe abortion services, as well as the dose effect of intervention...Read More
What is the best way to improve women's knowledge and usage of safe abortion services?
March 6, 2017
Type: Updates
Findings of a study conducted by Ipas Development Foundation (IDF), comparing the effectiveness of two behaviour change communication interventions in Bihar and Jharkhand, have now been published in BMJ Open. The study was designed to improve women's knowledge and usage of safe abortion services, as well as the dose e...Read More
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