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Announcing the Latest Grantees in our Global Grants Program

As part of our ongoing commitment to improving maternal health care, we have announced the sixth round of grantees in our Merck for Mothers Global Grants program and for this round, all five grants are awarded to organizations located in the LATAM region.

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Now Live: An Assessment of Manyata, a Program Driving Quality in India’s Private Sector

New report finds that Manyata offers an effective model for improving the quality of care at private maternity facilities in India.

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Announcing New Research Compendium: Evidence for Impact 2022

Our third edition features the latest findings and results of applying a data-driven and evidence-based approach to helping save women’s lives.

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Amplification of American Indian and Alaska Native Stories through ‘Hear Her’ Campaign

The CDC, with support from Merck for Mothers, has released a new segment of their Hear Her™ campaign to amplify the voices and stories of American Indian and Alaska Native people, which includes culturally appropriate resources that raise awareness of urgent maternal warning signs.

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Our Reach

See where we are helping improve maternal health, including in our four focus countries

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Our Impact

Track our progress to date and learn how we work with grantees and collaborators

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Our Initiatives

Discover how our signature programs are fueling momentum for maternal health

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