Protecting Life in Global Health Assistance

All grantees of the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) must comply with the following term and condition of award.

This term of award is pursuant to the Presidential Memorandum Regarding the Mexico City Policy, January 2017

In accordance with the United States Protecting Life in Global Health Assistance policy, all non-governmental organization (NGO) applicants acknowledge that foreign NGOs that receive funds provided through this award, either as a prime recipient or subrecipient, are strictly prohibited, regardless of the source of funds, from performing abortions as a method of family planning or engaging in any activity that promotes abortion as a method of family planning, or to provide financial support to any other foreign non-governmental organization that conducts such activities.

For additional information, please refer to HHS’ Standard Provision for the Protecting Life in Global Health Assistance (PLGHA) policy

Page last reviewed February 2018
Page originally created February 2018
Internet Citation: Protecting Life in Global Health Assistance. Content last reviewed February 2018. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. https://www.ahrq.gov/funding/grant-mgmt/globalhealth.html
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