Making quality healthcare affordable


IDA Foundation is the world's leading not-for-profit supplier of essential, quality-assured medicines and medical supplies to low- and middle- income countries. Founded in 1972, IDA Foundation is headquartered in Amsterdam, the Netherlands and has offices in India, China, Nigeria, and D.R. Congo, with a global network of over 30 representative agents. For more information see our Corporate Brochure.

The IDA team is bound by passion for our mission: to improve access and deliver high quality essential medicines and medical supplies at the lowest possible price to low- and middle-income countries.



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