UNFPA Cuba

A middle-income country with progressive social policies, Cuba is updating its economic model. Contraceptive prevalence is high, and sexuality education has expanded. But unwanted pregnancies and high abortion rates indicate gaps, particularly among young people. UNFPA cooperation began in 1971. Today it helps incorporate population dynamics in development programmes. It assists in extending reproductive and health care services to adolescents and young adults, while strengthening related national education initiatives. Partnerships with the Government and civil society aim to prevent and address gender-based violence.

Programme Activities

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Cuba 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:
$234795
Implemented by:
UNFPA $227986 (97%)
GOV $6809 (3%)
Funded by:
Core Resources (98%)
Non-core Resources (2%)
Sexual and reproductive health in emergencies
Increased national capacity to provide sexual and reproductive health services in humanitarian settings
Total Spending:
$59806
Implemented by:
UNFPA $59806 (100%)
Funded by:
Core Resources (90%)
Non-core Resources (10%)
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:
$197
Implemented by:
UNFPA $197 (100%)
Funded by:
Core Resources (100%)
Family planning
Increased national capacity to strengthen enabling environments, increase demand for and supply of modern contraceptives and improve quality family planning services that are free of coercion, discrimination and violence
Total Spending:
$138570
Implemented by:
UNFPA $135575 (98%)
GOV $2994 (2%)
Funded by:
Core Resources (100%)
Sexual and reproductive health
Increased national capacity to deliver integrated sexual and reproductive health services
Total Spending:
$36222
Implemented by:
UNFPA $32407 (89%)
GOV $3814 (11%)
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:
$165498
Implemented by:
NGO $15995 (10%)
GOV $118855 (72%)
UNFPA $30648 (19%)
Funded by:
Core Resources (41%)
Non-core Resources (59%)
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:
$17900
Implemented by:
NGO $15995 (89%)
GOV $1905 (11%)
Funded by:
Core Resources (100%)
Sexuality education
Increased national capacity to design and implement community and school based comprehensive sexuality education (CSE) programmes that promote human rights and gender equality
Total Spending:
$147598
Implemented by:
UNFPA $30648 (21%)
GOV $116950 (79%)
Funded by:
Core Resources (34%)
Non-core Resources (66%)
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:
$55333
Implemented by:
NGO $34014 (61%)
UNFPA $21319 (39%)
Funded by:
Core Resources (100%)
Civil society and rights for all
Strengthened engagement of civil society organizations to promote reproductive rights and women's empowerment, and address discrimination, including of marginalized and vulnerable groups, people living with HIV and key populations
Total Spending:
$23478
Implemented by:
NGO $23478 (100%)
Funded by:
Core Resources (100%)
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:
$31855
Implemented by:
UNFPA $21319 (67%)
NGO $10536 (33%)
Funded by:
Core Resources (100%)
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:
$99947
Implemented by:
UNFPA $10526 (11%)
NGO $12638 (13%)
GOV $76783 (77%)
Funded by:
Core Resources (67%)
Non-core Resources (33%)
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:
$66535
Implemented by:
UNFPA $5150 (8%)
NGO $9138 (14%)
GOV $52247 (79%)
Funded by:
Core Resources (59%)
Non-core Resources (41%)
Data production and dissemination
Strengthened national capacity for production and dissemination of quality disaggregated data on population and development issues that allows for mapping of demographic disparities and socio-economic inequalities, and for programming in humanitarian settings
Total Spending:
$24535
Implemented by:
GOV $24535 (100%)
Funded by:
Core Resources (100%)
Monitoring and evaluation
Strengthened national capacity for using data and evidence to monitor and evaluate national policies and programmes in the areas of population dynamics, sexual and reproductive health and reproductive rights, HIV, adolescents and youth and gender equality, including in humanitarian settings
Total Spending:
$5376
Implemented by:
UNFPA $5376 (100%)
Funded by:
Non-core Resources (100%)
Data and policies
Strengthened capacity for the formulation and implementation of rights-based policies (global, regional and country) that integrate evidence on population dynamics, sexual and reproductive health, HIV, and their links to sustainable development
Total Spending:
$3500
Implemented by:
NGO $3500 (100%)
Funded by:
Core Resources (100%)
Organizational effectiveness
Organizational effectiveness and efficiency
Total Spending:
$64856
Implemented by:
UNFPA $64856 (100%)
Funded by:
Core Resources (100%)
Programme effectiveness
Enhanced programme effectiveness by improving quality assurance, monitoring, and evaluation
Total Spending:
$47815
Implemented by:
UNFPA $47815 (100%)
Funded by:
Core Resources (100%)
Organizational adaptability
Increased adaptability through innovation, partnership and communications
Total Spending:
$17041
Implemented by:
UNFPA $17041 (100%)
Funded by:
Core Resources (100%)
Dashboards available for Cuba

Programme Documentation

UNFPA Cuba Country Programme Document

CPD Cuba [2014-2018]
Distribution date: 18 July 2013
Cycle: 2000 - 2000

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CPD Cuba [2008-2012]
Distribution date: 24 July 2007
Cycle: 2008 - 2012

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UNFPA Cuba United Nations Development Assistance Framework

UNDAF Cuba [2014-2018]
Cycle: 2014 - 2018

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UNFPA Cuba Country Programme Action Plan

CPAP Cuba [2014-2018]
Cycle: 2014 - 2018

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