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

A woman and her newborn at a UNFPA-supported health centre. More than 100 health facilities are at risk of closing. © UNFPA Yemen
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SANA’A, Yemen – On 10 April, Yemen announced its first laboratory-confirmed case of COVID-19. Since then, 34 more cases and 7 deaths have been reported. Health workers, already stretched to the limit by five years of...
8 May 2020 read story
“I will not succumb to short-lived challenges and give up,” says Dawit Mequanint, a midwife in Ethiopia. © Ethiopian Midwives Association
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ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia – Today Ethiopia has more than 70 confirmed cases of COVID-19, a fact that has placed the country’s midwives on high alert. “Midwives cannot maintain physical distance with a labouring mother like...
14 April 2020 read story
Front-line health workers are particularly at risk of being exposed to the virus. © UNFPA Viet Nam
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HA NOI, Viet Nam – Health experts in Viet Nam are calling for efforts to ensure continuous access to maternal health care amid the growing COVID-19 pandemic. More than 260 cases of COVID-19 have been confirmed in the...
13 April 2020 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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