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

WHO PQ publishes new guidelines on submission requirements for DMPA

The World Health Organization Prequalification of Medicines Programme has recently published a new guidance document on submission requirements for depot medroxyprogesterone acetate (DMPA) injectable contraceptive products.

The topmost drug technical advisory body of the Union Health Ministry in India has recommended the introduction of the injectable contraceptive DMPA

Concept Foundation is pleased to announce that India’s Drugs Technical Advisory Board recently agreed to the introduction of Depot-medroxyprogesterone acetate, or DMPA, under the National Family Planning Programme.

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