Children attend school at Women's Centre Foundation of Jamaica

UNFPA the Caribbean SRO

UNFPA’s Sub-Regional Office for the Caribbean, located in Jamaica, covers 22 countries and territories: Anguilla, Antigua and Barbuda, Aruba, the Bahamas, Barbados, Belize, Bermuda, British Virgin Islands, Cayman Islands, Curaçao, Dominica, Grenada, Guyana, Jamaica, Montserrat, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Saint Lucia, Sint Maarten, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Suriname, Trinidad and Tobago, and Turks and Caicos Islands. UNFPA works to improve the reproductive health of the most vulnerable, including responding to the high numbers of unintended pregnancies and gaps in maternal health.

Programme Activities

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Caribbean SRO 2016 Programme Activities data

Integrated sexual and reproductive health services
Increased availability and use of integrated sexual and reproductive health services (including family planning, maternal health and HIV) that are gender-responsive and meet human rights standards for quality of care and equity in access
Total Spending:
$391482
Implemented by:
UNFPA $391482 (100%)
Funded by:
Core Resources (98%)
Non-core Resources (2%)
HIV and AIDS
Increased national capacity to deliver HIV programmes that are free of stigma and discrimination, consistent with the UNAIDS unified budget results and accountability framework (UBRAF) commitments
Total Spending:
$7949
Implemented by:
UNFPA $7949 (100%)
Funded by:
Non-core Resources (100%)
Sexual and reproductive health
Increased national capacity to deliver integrated sexual and reproductive health services
Total Spending:
$383533
Implemented by:
UNFPA $383533 (100%)
Funded by:
Core Resources (100%)
Adolescents and youth
Increased priority on adolescents, especially on very young adolescent girls, in national development policies and programmes, particularly increased availability of comprehensive sexuality education and sexual and reproductive health
Total Spending:
$880218
Implemented by:
UNFPA $850050 (97%)
UN $92 (0%)
GOV $30076 (3%)
Funded by:
Core Resources (95%)
Non-core Resources (5%)
Adolescents and youth
Increased national capacity to conduct evidence-based advocacy for incorporating adolescents and youth and their human rights/needs in national laws, policies, programmes, including in humanitarian settings
Total Spending:
$880218
Implemented by:
UNFPA $850050 (97%)
UN $92 (0%)
GOV $30076 (3%)
Funded by:
Core Resources (95%)
Non-core Resources (5%)
Gender equality
Advanced gender equality, women’s and girls’ empowerment, and reproductive rights, including for the most vulnerable and marginalized women, adolescents and youth
Total Spending:
$410736
Implemented by:
UNFPA $80776 (20%)
GOV $329960 (80%)
Funded by:
Core Resources (8%)
Non-core Resources (92%)
Ending harmful practices
Increased capacity to prevent gender-based violence and harmful practices and enable the delivery of multisectoral services, including in humanitarian settings
Total Spending:
$410736
Implemented by:
UNFPA $80776 (20%)
GOV $329960 (80%)
Funded by:
Core Resources (8%)
Non-core Resources (92%)
Evidence-based policymaking
Strengthened national policies and international development agendas through integration of evidence-based analysis on population dynamics and their links to sustainable development, sexual and reproductive health and reproductive rights, HIV and gender equality
Total Spending:
$19347
Implemented by:
UNFPA $19347 (100%)
Funded by:
Core Resources (100%)
Population data analysis
Increased availability of evidence through cutting-edge in-depth analysis on population dynamics, sexual and reproductive health, HIV and their linkages to poverty eradication and sustainable development
Total Spending:
$19347
Implemented by:
UNFPA $19347 (100%)
Funded by:
Core Resources (100%)
Dashboards available for Caribbean SRO

Programme Documentation

UNFPA the Caribbean SRO Country Programme Document

CPD Caribbean-SRO [2012-2016]
Cycle: 2012 - 2016

The designations employed and the presentation of material on the map do not imply the expression of any opinion whatsoever on the part of UNFPA concerning the legal status of any country, territory, city or area or its authorities, or concerning the delimitation of its frontiers or boundaries. The dotted line represents approximately the Line of Control
in Jammu and Kashmir agreed upon by India and Pakistan. The final status of Jammu and Kashmir has not yet been agreed upon by the parties.