Concept Foundation is an international not for profit organization, working on improving access to sexual and reproductive health medicines and technologies in low- and middle-income countries worldwide.


Founded in 1989, we operate under a collaboration agreement with the World Health Organization to promote the availability of sexual and reproductive health products at affordable prices, and their safe and effective use in low-resource settings.


We envision a world where all people have access to quality-assured sexual and reproductive health medicines and technologies

Health Concepts International (HCI) is WHO prequalified

Health Concepts International (HCI), Concept Foundation's subsidiary laboratory in Thailand, has been prequalified by the WHO as a quality control laboratory.

Mifepristone product receives ERP approval for procurement

A third mifepristone product, manufactured by Acme Formulation in India, has received a positive score for procurement by the Expert Review Panel (ERP).

Our strategic approach to getting results

To achieve our vision and further our mission, Concept Foundation is working towards three strategic programmatic objetives identified as critical areas of focus for bringing about change and maximizing impact, Manufacturing & Development, Research & Innovation, and Country Support. Together, these three programme pillars encompass the full product lifecycle approach designed to bring about sustainable impact and maximize value for money.


Manufacturing & Development

Country Support