This grant would support the International Center for Research on Women’s Gender, Population, and Development Program to improve understanding of (1) factors that influence use of contraceptives and safe abortion services; (2) the effectiveness of policies and programs to improve adolescents’ access to sexual and reproductive health services; and (3) the relationship between women’s empowerment and reproductive health. Research will be complemented by intensive dissemination and policy engagement.
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Grants to this Grantee
for support of research on SRHR and women's economic empowerment
This grant to the International Center for Research on Women (ICRW) will strengthen its Global Health, Youth and Development program as it seeks to improve business development strategies and respond to a changing global funding and research landscape. During the grant period, ICRW aims to reposition the organization by increasing its visibility and presence in West Africa and exploring opportunities to expand research in South Asia. (Strategy: International Reproductive Health)
for support of a review on reproductive health and women's economic empowerment policies
This grant will support the International Center for Research on Women (ICRW) to undertake a review of existing policies and programs on the intersection between reproductive health and women's economic empowerment. The review is anticipated to provide insights for future research in the field, and guide ICRW's ongoing research agenda on women's time use and time poverty, informality, and economic empowerment.