UNFPA United Nations Population Fund. UN Inter-Agency Outreach Mission Norway, May 2012. What is UNFPA?. UNFPA is an international development agency that promotes the right of every woman, man and child to enjoy a life of health and equal opportunity. Who we are. Created in 1973
United Nations Population Fund
UN Inter-Agency Outreach Mission
Norway, May 2012
UNFPA is an international development agency that promotes the right of every woman, man and child to enjoy a life of health and equal opportunity.
Who we are
UNFPA supports countries in using population data for policies and programmes
200 million women do not have access to safe and reliable family planning methods.
UNFPA is a leader in helping countries to reach the goal of Universal access to family planning methods!
Every day 1000 women die in pregnancy or childbirth.
Many others are harmed by childbearing injuries.
UNFPA helps women to enjoy the right to give birth safely!
UNFPA works to promote gender equality, the status of women and the involvement of men!
40% of all new HIV infections worldwide are young people.
UNFPA works to scale up HIV prevention efforts while addressing gender inequalities!
That the needs of affected population are met in humanitarian crisis…
In 2011 approximately 39% COs affected – flood, famine, civil war
Provide medical care & social support for survivors of sexual violence
Emergency reproductive health services
Provide minimum initial service package (MISP)
Audit and Oversight
Media & Communication, Public relations
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