Kosovo children perform Albanian traditional dance during a show to mark International Children's Day in Pristina, Kosovo.

UNFPA Kosovo

UNFPA programmes in Kosovo aim to improve sexual and reproductive health, promote the rights and well-being of adolescents, and to strengthen evidence-based analyses on population dynamics. These efforts include increasing access and use of integrated sexual and reproductive health care, promoting comprehensive sexuality education, and strengthening institutional capacity for developing and implementing rights-based policies. UNFPA’s activities in Kosovo are conducted in accordance with United Nations Security Council resolution 1244 (1999).

Programme Activities

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Kosovo Office 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:
$259707
Implemented by:
NGO $87205 (34%)
UNFPA $172502 (66%)
Funded by:
Core Resources (44%)
Non-core Resources (56%)
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:
$14388
Implemented by:
NGO $14388 (100%)
Funded by:
Core Resources (78%)
Non-core Resources (22%)
Sexual and reproductive health
Increased national capacity to deliver integrated sexual and reproductive health services
Total Spending:
$115762
Implemented by:
UNFPA $83679 (72%)
NGO $32082 (28%)
Funded by:
Core Resources (35%)
Non-core Resources (65%)
Sexual and reproductive health in emergencies
Increased national capacity to provide sexual and reproductive health services in humanitarian settings
Total Spending:
$841
Implemented by:
UNFPA $841 (100%)
Funded by:
Core Resources (100%)
Maternal health
Increased national capacity to deliver comprehensive maternal health services
Total Spending:
$65272
Implemented by:
UNFPA $65272 (100%)
Funded by:
Core Resources (12%)
Non-core Resources (88%)
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:
$63445
Implemented by:
UNFPA $22709 (36%)
NGO $40735 (64%)
Funded by:
Core Resources (86%)
Non-core Resources (14%)
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:
$55073
Implemented by:
UNFPA $27618 (50%)
NGO $27455 (50%)
Funded by:
Core Resources (90%)
Non-core Resources (10%)
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:
$11600
Implemented by:
UNFPA $992 (9%)
NGO $10608 (91%)
Funded by:
Core Resources (90%)
Non-core Resources (10%)
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:
$43473
Implemented by:
UNFPA $26626 (61%)
NGO $16847 (39%)
Funded by:
Core Resources (90%)
Non-core Resources (10%)
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:
$84554
Implemented by:
UNFPA $47129 (56%)
NGO $37426 (44%)
Funded by:
Core Resources (44%)
Non-core Resources (56%)
Protection rights
Strengthened international and national protection systems for advancing reproductive rights, promoting gender equality and non-discrimination and addressing gender-based violence
Total Spending:
$16142
Implemented by:
UNFPA $16142 (100%)
Funded by:
Core Resources (94%)
Non-core Resources (6%)
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:
$68413
Implemented by:
UNFPA $30987 (45%)
NGO $37426 (55%)
Funded by:
Core Resources (32%)
Non-core Resources (68%)
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:
$50689
Implemented by:
UNFPA $50689 (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:
$15775
Implemented by:
UNFPA $15775 (100%)
Funded by:
Core Resources (100%)
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:
$34914
Implemented by:
UNFPA $34914 (100%)
Funded by:
Core Resources (100%)
Organizational effectiveness
Organizational effectiveness and efficiency
Total Spending:
$44157
Implemented by:
UNFPA $44157 (100%)
Funded by:
Core Resources (100%)
Resources management
Improved mobilization, management and alignment of resources through an increased focus on value for money and systematic risk management
Total Spending:
$8586
Implemented by:
UNFPA $8586 (100%)
Funded by:
Core Resources (100%)
Programme effectiveness
Enhanced programme effectiveness by improving quality assurance, monitoring, and evaluation
Total Spending:
$35571
Implemented by:
UNFPA $35571 (100%)
Funded by:
Core Resources (100%)
Dashboards available for Kosovo Office

Programme Documentation

UNFPA Kosovo Country Programme Document

CPD Serbia, framework for Kosovo [2016-2020] (draft)
Distribution date: 26 May 2015
Cycle: 2016 - 2020

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