GMP partners

Over the past years, our highly valued partners and funders have provided support to the Grandmother Project to carry out its mission and continue to develop programmatic approaches that build on cultural realities. In collaboration with these organizations, GMP is helping more and more communities to benefit from the experience and commitment of grandmothers in community development programs.We thank the following organizations for their support and collaboration

Partner organizations:

  • Aide et Action – Senegal
  • Helen Keller International – Mali
  • American Red Cross – Albania
  • Catholic Relief Service – Burkina Faso
  • Child Fund – Senegal
  • Mwangaza Action – Burkina Faso
  • NicaSalud – Nicaragua
  • Plan International – Benin, Burkina Faso, Senegal
  • Project Hope – Uzbekistan
  • Terre des Hommes – Switzerland
  • World Vision – Canada, Mauritania, Senegal, Sierra Leone, USA

Institutional partners:

  • Groupe Pivot Santé – Mali
  • UNICEF – Laos, Mali, Senegal, Uganda
  • United Nations Population Fund, UNFPA – Mali
  • USAID – Senegal
  • World Bank – Benin, Senegal
  • World Health Organization, WHO – Laos
  • Ministry of Education – Senegal
  • District Education Office, – Velingara, Senegal
  • CORE Group, – Washington, D.C.
  • Girls Not Brides, Global Partnership
  • International Union of Health Promotion & Education

Academic institutions:

  • École Nationale des Travailleurs Sociaux Spécialisés, Dakar – Senegal
  • Centre de Population et de l’Environnement, Université Cheikh Anta Diop, Dakar – Senegal
  • Institute of Development Studies, University of Sussex – UK
  • Institute of Education, University of London – UK
  • National School of Social Work, INFTS – Mali
  • School of Communication, University of Massachusetts, Amherst – USA
  • School of Education, University of Massachusetts, Amherst – USA
  • Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta


  • Gianturco Family Foundation
  • Nando Peretti Foundation
  • UK Embassy, Senegal
  • Dutch Embassy, Senegal