About Us

We work with partners around the world to advance reproductive justice by expanding access to abortion and contraception.

Ipas Sustainable Abortion Care

Our Work

The global movement for legal, accessible abortion is growing. Our staff and partners in countries as diverse as Bolivia, Malawi and India are working to ensure all people can access high-quality abortion care.

Where We Work

The global movement for legal, accessible abortion is growing. Our staff and partners in countries as diverse as Bolivia, Malawi and India are working to ensure all people can access high-quality abortion care.

Resources

Our materials are designed to help reproductive health advocates and professionals expand access to high-quality abortion care.

For health professionals

For advocates and decisionmakers

Training
resources

For humanitarian settings

Abortion VCAT resources

For researchers and program implementors

Jagadishwor Ghimire

Director, Ipas Nepal

Jagadishwor Ghimire leads Ipas’s work in Nepal. He has more than 16 years of experience in the public health sector and is deeply committed to improving the sexual and reproductive health and rights of women and girls through enhanced access to safe abortion and contraceptive care.

Ghimire joined Ipas in 2020 as deputy director of Ipas Nepal. Prior to that, he worked with UNFPA Nepal, CARE Nepal, Population Services International/Nepal and other international public health organizations, focusing on family planning, gender-based violence, and other sexual and reproductive health and rights issues. He has a master’s degree in public health (MPH) and a master of arts degree in sociology from Tribhuvan University in Nepal.

Jagadishwor Ghimire