Hiwot was 7-months pregnant when she fled violence Rasheda with her 6th child. Help Pregnant Moms Give Birth Safely in Disasters Woman receiving reproductive health care.

Friends of UNFPA, Inc

Org #6456
Vetted since 2010
1998
year founded
$117,859
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

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Apr 29, 2021
Hiwot runs for her life and the life of her baby
Hiwot was 7-months pregnant when conflict in the Tigray region of Ethiopia forced her and her husband to flee to the nearby state of Amhara. The situation in Ethiopia has...
Mar 31, 2021
Family Planning Disruptions During COVID-19 Pandemic
Throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, access to family planning has been widely disrupted by travel restrictions, interrupted supply chains, stock-outs and overwhelmed health facilities. An estimated 12...
Feb 22, 2021
Help women like Rasheda give birth safely
Rasheda is only 25 but she is already a mother to six children. She lost her fifth child during childbrith. When she talked to UNFPA about it, she said, "It was a traumatic experience and I do not...
 
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