Netherlands

Netherlands

Donor Rankings, 2014-2018

3rd Core Contributions
3rd Non Core Contributions
3rd Overall Contributions

The Netherlands is a steadfast and generous partner of UNFPA. The country’s official development cooperation programme features sexual and reproductive health and rights as major targets for international assistance. The Netherlands’ policy aligns with the work of UNFPA, in particular its focus on sexuality education and services for young people, access to contraceptives, antiretrovirals and other medications, sexual and reproductive health care as part of basic health systems, and respect for the rights of vulnerable groups.

Specific areas of collaboration with the Netherlands include: family planning; reproductive health commodity security; sexual and reproductive health for adolescents and youth in Africa and Eastern Europe; and addressing gender-biased sex selection in Asia and the Middle East. In addition, contributions from the Netherlands support UNFPA Supplies, which increases women’s and girls’ access to modern contraceptives and reproductive health services. 

Sigrid Kaag, Minister for Foreign Trade and Development Cooperation
Every woman and girl should be able to exercise her right to decide about her own future, about her own body. This of course includes access to contraceptives. UNFPA remains a key actor in achieving these goals.
Sigrid Kaag, Minister for Foreign Trade and Development Cooperation

News & Updates

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JAKARTA—To protect the lives of Indonesian women affected by last month’s earthquake and tsunami, UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund, has sent 18 tons of equipment and supplies for maternity care to Aceh Province. Contents range from simple supplies for safe and sanitary home deliveries to hospital equipment needed to re-establish emergency obstetric care for those who experience life-threatening complications during childbirth. Reproductive health supplies are loaded into trucks bound for Aceh.Photo: Trygve Olfarnes/UNFPA “This equipment will give expectant mothers in the tsunami-hit...
14 January 2005 read story
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UNITED NATIONS, New York—Two new contributions for a total of $6.5 million will help UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund, redouble its efforts to meet the health and psycho-social needs of survivors of the Indian Ocean tsunami, particularly women and youth. The contributions – $5.5 million by the Government of Japan and $1 million by the Government of the Netherlands – were announced this week. “These generous amounts will go a long way in ensuring that the needs of women and youth – often ignored in the aftermath of natural disasters – are properly addressed,” said UNFPA Executive...
13 January 2005 read story
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UNITED NATIONS, New York – UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund, is requesting donors for approximately $28 million to help meet urgent health, hygiene and protection needs for women and youth in Indonesia, Sri Lanka, and Maldives, the three countries hardest hit by last week’s catastrophic earthquake and tsunami. UNFPA has offices in all the countries affected by the disaster. The Fund has been working with partners from the start to assess immediate needs, supply life-saving medicines and supplies to enable pregnant women to deliver safely, and reestablish emergency obstetric care and...
6 January 2005 read story

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Key Results 2018

  • Sexual and Reproductive Health
    Maternal deaths averted
    5,439
    Unsafe abortions prevented
    655,855
    Fistula repair surgeries supported
    1,458
    Adolescents were reached with integrated sexual and reproductive health services
    1,776,000
  • Family planning
    Unintended pregnancies prevented
    2,226,852
    Couples protected for one year from unwanted pregnancies
    5,046,800
    HIV infections prevented by provision of female and male condoms
    10,360
  • Gender based violence and harmful practices
    Girls saved from female genital mutilation
    2,812
Disclaimer

Key results are for illustrative purposes only, and reflect what a donor has contributed to through funding to UNFPA since 2014. Key results presented here may not reflect the figures provided by government donors.

Contributions Since 2014

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