Results for Development — Childhood Pneumonia Treatment Program (2019)

Organization Name 
Award Date 
1/2019
Grant Amount 
$5,605,398
Purpose 
To support Phase II of a pneumonia treatment program in Tanzania.
Topic (focus area) 

The Open Philanthropy Project recommended a $5,605,398 grant to Results for Development (R4D) to support Phase II of its pneumonia treatment program in Tanzania.

R4D is a global nonprofit organization aiming to tackle development challenges to help those living in poverty. This is a renewal of a previous grant that R4D received to support Phase I of this program. R4D aims to use these funds over four years to increase the treatment coverage rate of pediatric amoxicillin, which is the World Health Organization-recommended first-line treatment for childhood pneumonia.

See GiveWell’s page on this grant for more details.