• Select
  • Support
  • Scale

The most promising health innovations

The Every Woman Every Child (EWEC) Innovation Marketplace is a strategic alliance of development innovation organizations including the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, Grand Challenges Canada, the Norwegian Agency for Development Cooperation (NORAD), and the United States Agency for International Development (USAID).

Our Mission

Each year almost six million children die before the age of five and almost 300,000 women die in pregnancy and childbirth. Our mission is to accelerate the development, scale and sustainability of innovations that offer the greatest opportunity to save and improve lives of women and children in LMICs, by providing critical connections to funders, partnerships and support mechanisms.

Our Approach

  • Select

    We select innovations with the greatest potential to save and improve lives.

  • Support

    We support innovators by providing critical connections to scaling partners including funders, private sector, government and support networks.

  • Scale

    By virtue of our long-term support and multiple connections, we enable the acceleration of innovations through designated scaling pathways.

Innovations

Impact to Date

  • 25+
    Countries
  • $23M
    USD
  • 31+
    Innovations

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