Scaling innovation in global health
We are impatient for a future where quality healthcare and a productive life are accessible to all. Our mission is to identify transformative innovations in global health and help drive them to scale.
Who we are
Madiro accelerates innovations that improve the health of vulnerable communities.
Madiro has a deep commitment to health equity for the world's most vulnerable populations, whether lack of access to quality health care is due to weak health systems, living in rural or remote areas, or from conflict or marginalization. Madiro works on high-impact projects that will save lives, reduce suffering and promote well-being.
How we work
Madiro drives health impact via direct implementation, capacity building and the support of grass roots organizations.
Our game-changing projects across Africa
focus on scaling innovation to maximize
health and well-being.
Our program supports initiatives aimed at saving lives and reducing suffering around the world.
What we value
Improve the health of the most vulnerable and of those who lack access to quality healthcare; we get involved where we can make a significant difference
Preparing and supporting innovation with local proof-of-concept for adoption at scale. We think in millions, reaching far and wide
Includes digital technology, new models of care, health systems innovation and diagnostics
We catalyze partnership, collaboration, and matching investment to create network synergies and for greater impact
Aligning interests among participants helps drive outcomes; entrepreneurial models and social enterprise are emphasized
Advocacy, Education, Engagement
To improve national and international policy and funding decisions, and to increase involvement in global health programming
Our projects & community-led efforts
Médecins Sans Frontières
An innovative electronic medical record system for MSF that will help improve medical care, follow-ups and outcomes for patients in low-resource settings.
Ubuntu Village of Life
Ubuntu Village of Life, the community-based organization contributing to the well-being and opportunities of Burundians in the remote Mugamba Commune.
Using technology to help rural and remote health centers go from paper-based and disconnected, to on-the-grid and working digitally for better outcomes at scale.
Médecins Sans Frontières
Leveraging mobile-enabled innovation to increase adherence support to drug-resistant Tuberculosis patients in Eswatini: Video/Virtually Observed Therapy (VOT)
Private and secure HIV self-testing in every pocket. Harnessing technology for low-touch, more approachable, more efficient paths to testing and treating.
Leveraging technology-enabled community-based care and supply chain to provide remote communities with health products and improved access to health care.
A multi-faceted project addressing health challenges for youth, teenagers and young mothers in Ndhiwa Sub County, Kenya.
Maternal and newborn interventions in under-resourced health centers in Moyo District, Uganda
Hope Life International
Sexual reproductive health & rights (SRHR) education for in-school adolescents in The Gambia
SIXKNM Self-Help Group
Enhancing the integration of community mental health services in Kenya’s Nakuru County
Addressing the disrupted HIV response in South Sudan: prevention, care, treatment and retention services in Mundri West County, South Sudan
Addressing Uganda's mental health gap: fighting stigma and protecting vulnerable communities in the Wakiso District.