WCD SUPPORTED BY
WCD is supported by a coalition of 16 international Non-Governmental Organizations (NGOs), governmental organizations and scientific and medical societies with an interest in sexual and reproductive health.
The Bayer Group is a global enterprise with core competencies in the fields of healthcare, agriculture and high-tech materials. Bayer Pharmaceuticals, a sub division of Bayer AG, is one of the world’s leading, innovative companies in the healthcare and medical products industry and is based in Leverkusen, Germany. The company combines the global activities of the Animal Health, Consumer Care, Medical Care and Pharmaceuticals divisions.
Bayer’s aim is to discover, develop, manufacture and market products that will improve human and animal health worldwide. However, economic strength also means a great responsibility. We would like all people to share the fruits of medical progress, regardless of their origins or income. We support programs that provide access to innovative medicines and modern family planning, and take up the fight against neglected diseases. We work side-by-side with aid agencies, international bodies and policy makers.
AREAS OF EXPERIENCE
For 50 years now, we have been working as part of a network of public and private partners to enable women and girls to assert their right to self-determined family planning worldwide.
GEOGRAPHIC RANGE OF WORK
Bayer supports family-planning programs in over 130 countries giving women worldwide access to modern contraceptives.