Gates Foundation Offers Grant for Kenya Reproductive Health Scheme

The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation has granted USD23 million to fund a reproductive health project in Kenya, the Baltimore Business Journal reports. The money will be channeled through Jhpiego, which is leading a coalition of nonprofits that seek to improve the quality and availability of family planning services in Kenyan cities. 

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    Eliza Villarino

    Eliza Villarino is an associate editor for Devex and leads the company's news team in Manila. She played a critical role in conceptualizing the Development Newswire. Prior to joining Devex in 2004, she has already published articles and news briefs for Internet media organizations and for the Institute for Ethics and Economic Policy at Fordham University in New York. She earned her bachelor's in political science and master's in public affairs from the University of the Philippines. Eliza is a member of Mensa Philippines.