October, 2017

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....Read More

IDF is one of India’s Best NGOs to Work For

October, 2017

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....Read More

Bringing Women’s Health on the CSR Agenda – A stakeholder dialogue by IDF

September 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 wo....Read More

Young champions of family planning

September, 2017

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 cou....Read More

Mission Parivar Vikas in Madhya Pradesh

August, 2017

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 2....Read More

Integrating CAC and PAFP: Experience Sharing Workshop

June, 2017

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: experien....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 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 se....Read More

What is the best way to improve women’s knowledge and usage of safe abortion services?

March, 2017

Findings of a study conducted by Ipas Development Foundation (IDF), comparing the effectiveness of two behavior change communication interventions in Bihar and Jharkhand, have now been published in....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 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 ....Read More

Taking the Pehla Kadam to Comprehensive Abortion Care

February, 2017

Ipas Development Foundation (IDF) is piloting a pre-training package for doctors attending the comprehensive abortion care (CAC) training program. Designed to bridge the gap between selection and t....Read More