About Us

The IntegratE Project is an initiative co-funded by Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation (BMGF) and MSD (Merck Sharp and Dohme) for Mothers in 2017. The vision of the project is targeted at increasing service delivery for contraceptive mix and primary health care among Community Pharmacists (CPs) and Patent and Proprietary Medicine Vendors (PPMVs) in Lagos and Kaduna States.

Consortium of Partners

The Project is being implemented by a consortium of six partners: Marie Stopes International (MSI), DKT International, Planned Parenthood Federation of Nigeria (PPFN), Population Council (PC), PharmAccess Foundation (PAF), and Society for Family Health (SFH) as the lead partner.

Society For Family Health

Society for Family Health Nigeria (the Lead Partner) has a mission to empower Nigerians, particularly the poor and vulnerable to lead healthier lives. Working with the private and public sectors, SFH adopts social marketing and behaviour change communication to improve access to essential health information, services, and products to motivate the adoption of healthy behaviours.
http://www.sfhnigeria.org/about-sfh/

Marie Stopes International

MSI has been providing life-changing reproductive health services for over 40 years. We work hard to make sure these services are high quality, affordable and accessible to as many people as possible.
https://mariestopes.org/where-we-work/nigeria/

PharmAccess

PharmAccess has a vision to increase access to affordable and better healthcare for people in Sub Saharan Africa.
https://www.pharmaccess.org/nigeria/

Population Council

The Population Council conducts research to address critical health and development issues. Our work allows couples to plan their families and chart their futures. We help people avoid HIV infection and access life-saving HIV services. And we empower girls to protect themselves and have a say in their own lives.
http://www.popcouncil.org/research/nigeria

Planned Parenthood

PPFN has been tackling global health in the areas of family planning and reproductive health, maternal and child healthcare, malaria prevention, HIV AIDS prevention and treatment.
http://www.ppfn.org

DKT International

DKT International is one of the largest private providers of family planning and reproductive health products and services in the developing world, serving 30 million couples in 2015, and preventing over 5 million unwanted pregnancies, 13,694 maternal deaths, and 2.6 million abortions. We are an innovative and adventurous social marketing NGO that promotes family planning, HIV/AIDS prevention and improves people’s lives.
https://www.dktinternational.org/country-programs/nigeria/

Donors

Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

BMGF is a private foundation founded by Bill and Melinda Gates with a focus on helping to reduce poverty and improve health in over 45 countries of the world.
https://www.gatesfoundation.org/

MSD

MSD for Mothers has a commitment to global health and builds on this legacy by implementing programs, partnerships and solutions so no woman dies giving life. For over a century, MSD has taken on the most urgent global health challenges, including diabetes, HIV/AIDS and cervical cancer. Maternal mortality is no exception.
https://www.msdformothers.com/

Expanding access to quality family planning and primary health care services