Dr. Cairen provides prenatal care to a patient. Protect the World's Most Vulnerable from COVID-19 Protect the World's Most Vulnerable from COVID-19 Kawser, Mohammed, their newborn, and grandma

Friends of UNFPA, Inc

Org #6456
Vetted since 2010
1998
year founded
$119,209
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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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...
Jul 28, 2021
Pandemic continues to upend life in Yemen
Before the war, Fatima's life was very different. She had a degree in clinical laboratory science, was happily married to her husband, and was raising three kids.  But, after her husband died in...
Jun 22, 2021
Supporting Young Mothers in Refugee Camps
It was love at first sight for Mohammed and Kawser, two Rohingya refugees. At first, though, Mohammed was nervous. He thought, "She was too pretty for me, and I was not sure if I could handle her...
 
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