Protect the World's Most Vulnerable from COVID-19 Mother and Child Midwife in Cox's Bazaar Help Rohingya Refugees Become New Moms Safely

Friends of UNFPA, Inc

Org #6456
Vetted since 2010 Top Ranked Effective Nonprofit
1998
year founded
$120,221
raised on GlobalGiving
10
years fundraising
3
projects funded
* Amounts in US Dollars

Mission

UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund, is an international development agency that promotes the right of every woman, man and child to enjoy a life of health and equal opportunity. UNFPA supports countries in using population data for policies and programs to reduce poverty and to ensure every birth is safe, every young person is free of HIV/AIDS, and every girl and woman is treated with dignity and respect. Friends of UNFPA was established in 1998. It is a non-profit organization, headquartered in New York, that supports the work of UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund. UNFPA is delivering a world where every pregnancy is wanted, every childbirth is safe, and every young person... read more

Project Leaders
Info Friends
Info Friends
Roger Nokes
Roger Nokes
Addison Altholz
Addison Altholz
Team
Roger Nokes, Jennifer Munz
Organization Information
605 Third Ave.
4th Floor
New York, NY 10158
United States
1-646-649-9100
Organization Information
605 Third Ave.
4th Floor
New York, NY 10158
United States
1-646-649-9100

Project Reports

Each of GlobalGiving’s nonprofit partners is required to send quarterly donor reports detailing the impact of their work. Here are some of their recent updates:

Nov 17, 2021
Pandemic Disruptions Put Pregnant Women At Risk
Zilkee, a midwife in the remote Bandarban District of Bangladesh, knows all too well the dangers of leaving women without access to maternal health support. For pregnant women in Bandarban, there are...
Oct 19, 2021
4 Years On, You Are There For Rohingya Mothers
It has been four years since the Rohingya ethnic group have fled persecution in Myanmar for safety in Bangladesh. Today, more than 800,000 Rohingya refugees call the camps in Cox's Bazar, Bangladesh...
Aug 27, 2021
Midwifery training makes childbirth safer in China
Even though Dr. Cairen had been caring for pregnant women and new moms in northwest China for more than a decade, she didn't have all of the skills of a midwife. After participating in a UNFPA...
 
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