Abt Associates

Brief Profile

Abt Associates is an international NGO founded in 1965 by Clark Abt. The headquarter of Abt Associates is in USA.

Area of Specialization

Abt is leader in public health research, evaluation and project implementation. It is primarily funded by USG to carry out work in 60 countries. In India, it is working in UP, Bihar, HP, Rajasthan, Haryana, Punjab, Delhi, Uttarakhand, Jharkhand. Abt Associates with the support of the Gates and Packard Foundations, is implementing the five years project in urban areas of UP and Bihar

Sanctioned Projects in UP

Dimpa Project provides support to address unmet need in the States of UP and Bihar through increasing knowledge of and access to quality service provision of DMPA- 3 Monthly Injectable Contraceptive

The key areas of intervention are

Support National roll out of DMPA in Public Sector- Abt to provide support to GOI for roll out of ICs in public sector and by being a member of NTFI, National Technical Resource Group and Quality monitoring of IC services

  • Increase continuation and satisfaction of DMPA users through CARELINE. There is also a Telephonic Helpline on FP Counseling to help non users.
  • Has a network of over 1700 health facilities run by private Gynecologists including eight private medical colleges to provide high quality DMPA services, along with other methods

District(s) in UP where organization is working at the moment: 70 towns in UP across 62 districts

Lucknow Bareilly Bijnor Rae Bareli Fatehpur Banda Basti
Agra Moradabad Sultanpur Mirzapur Farrukhabad Mahoba Akbarpur
Kanpur Muzaffarnagar Sitapur Lalitpur Mau Etah Bahraich
Allahabad Bulandshahr Jaunpur Ballia Shamli Bhadohi Hardoi
Gorakhpur Barabanki Budaun Pilkhuwa Sambhal Shikohabad Etawah
Varanasi Mathura Deoria Najibabad Vrindavan Kannauj Faizabad
Meerut Saharanpur Pilibhit Chandausi Hapur Kosi Kalan Gonda
Ghaziabad Noida Unnao Hathras Azamgarh Khurja Kasganj
Aligarh Shahjahanpur Mughalsarai Modinagar Balrampur Amroha Lakhimpur
Jhansi Firozabad Rampur Orai Baraut Ghazipur Pratapgarh

URL/Website of Organization: www.abtassociates.com

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