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).

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Key results of Kosovo in 2020 View more

National plan for sexual and reproductive health

A costed, integrated national plan was developed for sexual and reproductive health, which prioritizes access for key groups

Gender-based violence platform

A national mechanism to engage multiple stakeholders to prevent and address gender-based violence was in place

Minimum Initial Services Package

1,253
Health service providers and managers were trained on the minimum initial service package

Advocacy platforms against harmful social norms

7
Communities developed advocacy platforms to eliminate discriminatory gender and sociocultural norms which affect women and girls

Community declarations on harmful practices

5
Communities made public declarations to eliminate harmful practices, with support from UNFPA, including child, early and forced marriage and female genital mutilation

Essential services for gender-based violence survivors

29
Women and girls who were subjected to violence have accessed the essential services package

Life skills programmes for girls

530
Marginalized girls were reached with health, social and economic asset-building programmes
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Programme Activities

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    Kosovo Office 2020 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:
    $610,837
    Implemented by:
    NGO $255,409 (42%)
    UNFPA $355,429 (58%)
    Funded by:
    Core Resources (91)
    Non-core Resources (9)
    Integrated sexual and reproductive health services
    Increased national capacity to deliver integrated sexual and reproductive health services
    Total Spending:
    $487,132
    Implemented by:
    UNFPA $275650 (57%)
    NGO $211482 (43%)
    Funded by:
    Core Resources (90)
    Non-core Resources (10)
    Sexual and reproductive health Policies
    Increased national capacity to deliver integrated sexual and reproductive health policies
    Total Spending:
    $101,814
    Implemented by:
    UNFPA $78877 (77%)
    NGO $22937 (23%)
    Funded by:
    Core Resources (95)
    Non-core Resources (5)
    Health workforce capacity
    Increased national capacity to deliver health workforce capacity
    Total Spending:
    $20,990
    Implemented by:
    NGO $20990 (100%)
    Funded by:
    Core Resources (100)
    Accountability for sexual and reproductive health
    Increased national capacity to deliver consistent with budget results and accountability for sexual and reproductive health
    Total Spending:
    $902
    Implemented by:
    UNFPA $902 (100%)
    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:
    $70,562
    Implemented by:
    NGO $43,372 (61%)
    UNFPA $27,190 (39%)
    Funded by:
    Core Resources (100)
    Adolescents and youth skills and capabilities
    Increased national capacity to conduct evidence-based advocacy for incorporating adolescents and youth skills and capabilites
    Total Spending:
    $70,562
    Implemented by:
    UNFPA $27190 (39%)
    NGO $43372 (61%)
    Funded by:
    Core Resources (100)
    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:
    $79,075
    Implemented by:
    UNFPA $47,278 (60%)
    NGO $31,797 (40%)
    Funded by:
    Core Resources (87)
    Non-core Resources (13)
    Social Norms
    Support for institutions on gender equality and women's empowerment
    Total Spending:
    $10,674
    Implemented by:
    UNFPA $10674 (100%)
    Funded by:
    Non-core Resources (100)
    Prevention and addressing of GBV
    Ending GBV
    Total Spending:
    $68,401
    Implemented by:
    UNFPA $36605 (54%)
    NGO $31797 (46%)
    Funded by:
    Core Resources (100)
    Analysis on population dynamics
    development, sexual and reproductive health and reproductive rights, HIV and gender equality
    Total Spending:
    $79,122
    Implemented by:
    UNFPA $79,122 (100%)
    Funded by:
    Core Resources (78)
    Non-core Resources (22)
    Demographic intelligence
    Strengthened national capacity for production and dissemination of quality disaggregated data on population and development issues that allows for mapping of demographic disparities
    Total Spending:
    $17,376
    Implemented by:
    UNFPA $17376 (100%)
    Funded by:
    Non-core Resources (100)
    National population data system
    Strengthened national capacity for production and dissemination of quality disaggregated data on population and development issues that allows for mapping of demographic
    Total Spending:
    $61,746
    Implemented by:
    UNFPA $61746 (100%)
    Funded by:
    Core Resources (100)
    Dashboards available for Kosovo Office

    Programme Documentation

    CPD Serbia, framework for Kosovo [2016-2020] (DP/FPA/CPD/SRB/1/Add.1)
    Cycle: 2016-2020
    Technical notes and sources

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