Nonprofit or community organization
Last modified: December 8, 2010, 7:15 PM
FHI is dedicated to improving lives, knowledge, and understanding worldwide through a highly diversified program of research, education, and services in family health and HIV/AIDS prevention and care. Since our inception in 1971, FHI has formed partnerships with national governments and local communities in dozens of countries throughout the developing world to support lasting improvements in the health of individuals and the effectiveness of entire health care systems.
FHI works to improve the safety, efficacy and acceptability of family planning methods and the quality and accessibility of reproductive health services.
HIV/AIDS and sexually transmitted diseases
FHI strengthens programs in developing countries to prevent the spread of HIV/AIDS and sexually transmitted diseases and improve care for people with HIV/AIDS.
FHI works to prevent HIV/AIDS and improve the reproductive health of youth 10-24 years old through the YouthNet program.
Services and products
FHI offers a variety of services in women's health and infectious diseases, including clinical research design and management.