UNFPA Namibia

A politically stable upper middle-income country, Namibia faces continuing challenges. HIV and sexually transmitted infections rates are high, and maternal mortality and the unmet need for family planning have risen. Since 1972, UNFPA supports strengthening sexual and reproductive health services, promoting gender equality and bolstering national capacities to prevent and respond to gender-based violence. Programmes help expand high-quality, emergency obstetric and newborn care and family planning services. UNFPA also encourages young people to advocate for sexual and reproductive care and forge links to HIV services. It also helps to produce high-quality demographic data.

Programme Activities

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Namibia 2014 Programme Activities data

Integrated SRH 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:
$969854
Implemented by:
UNFPA $780157 (80%)
NGO $49172 (5%)
GOV $140524 (14%)
Funded by:
Core Resources (73%)
Non-core Resources (27%)
Sexual and reproductive health
Increased national capacity to deliver integrated sexual and reproductive health services
Total Spending:
$201056
Implemented by:
UNFPA $134736 (67%)
NGO $27190 (14%)
GOV $39130 (19%)
Funded by:
Core Resources (12%)
Non-core Resources (88%)
SRH in emergencies
Increased national capacity to provide sexual and reproductive health services in humanitarian settings
Total Spending:
$87352
Implemented by:
UNFPA $65370 (75%)
NGO $21982 (25%)
Funded by:
Core Resources (100%)
Maternal health
Increased national capacity to deliver comprehensive maternal health services
Total Spending:
$585848
Implemented by:
UNFPA $498927 (85%)
GOV $86921 (15%)
Funded by:
Core Resources (99%)
Non-core Resources (1%)
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:
$78558
Implemented by:
UNFPA $78536 (100%)
GOV $22 (0%)
Funded by:
Core Resources (0%)
Non-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:
$17039
Implemented by:
UNFPA $2588 (15%)
GOV $14451 (85%)
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:
$326819
Implemented by:
UNFPA $193658 (59%)
NGO $71931 (22%)
GOV $61230 (19%)
Funded by:
Core Resources (36%)
Non-core Resources (64%)
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:
$272410
Implemented by:
UNFPA $188552 (69%)
NGO $44894 (16%)
GOV $38964 (14%)
Funded by:
Core Resources (43%)
Non-core Resources (57%)
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:
$54410
Implemented by:
UNFPA $5106 (9%)
NGO $27037 (50%)
GOV $22266 (41%)
Funded by:
Core Resources (1%)
Non-core Resources (99%)
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:
$142901
Implemented by:
GOV $36278 (25%)
UNFPA $106623 (75%)
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:
$15547
Implemented by:
GOV $15547 (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:
$127355
Implemented by:
UNFPA $106623 (84%)
GOV $20731 (16%)
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:
$109088
Implemented by:
UNFPA $48655 (45%)
GOV $60434 (55%)
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:
$54217
Implemented by:
UNFPA $23054 (43%)
GOV $31163 (57%)
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:
$54871
Implemented by:
UNFPA $25601 (47%)
GOV $29270 (53%)
Funded by:
Core Resources (100%)
Organizational effectiveness
Organizational effectiveness and efficiency
Total Spending:
$125687
Implemented by:
UNFPA $125276 (100%)
GOV $412 (0%)
Funded by:
Core Resources (102%)
Non-core Resources (-2%)
Programme effectiveness
Enhanced programme effectiveness by improving quality assurance, monitoring, and evaluation
Total Spending:
$125687
Implemented by:
UNFPA $125276 (100%)
GOV $412 (0%)
Funded by:
Core Resources (102%)
Non-core Resources (-2%)

Programme Documentation

UNFPA Namibia Country Programme Document

CPD Namibia [2014-2018]
Distribution date: 25 October 2013
Cycle: 2014 - 2018

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CPD Namibia [2006-2010]
Distribution date: 5 October 2005
Cycle: 2006 - 2010

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UNFPA Namibia United Nations Development Assistance Framework

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

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UNFPA Namibia Country Programme Action Plan

CPAP Namibia [2006-2010]
Cycle: 2006 - 2010

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