Donor Rankings, 2020
Gender equality and sexual and reproductive health and rights are priorities of France’s approach to development cooperation, as expressed in its strategies on gender equality (2018-2022) and population, rights and reproductive health (2016-2020).
The Government of France commits to promote, protect and fulfill the rights of women and girls, including by strengthening normative frameworks for sexual and reproductive rights, increasing access to modern contraceptive methods, facilitating access to sexual and reproductive health services for adolescents and youth, and reducing harmful practices. These policies fully align with UNFPA’s mandate and strategic plan.
Specific areas of collaboration between France and UNFPA include support to UNFPA’s response to the Syria crisis in Lebanon, as well as efforts to reduce maternal mortality and improve access to sexual and reproductive health services for youth and adolescents in West and Central Africa (with the French Muskoka Fund). The Government of France also supports the UNFPA Supplies Partnership, UNFPA's lead thematic fund. The Supplies Partnership transforms lives by building a world where everyone can access quality modern contraceptives and life-saving maternal health medicines.
France promotes universal access to sexual and reproductive health and rights as a key enabler of gender equality. It is a matter of human rights, women’s rights, but also of social justice. Gender equality and the empowerment of women and girls is at the heart of French development aid priorities, and UNFPA is a key partner for enabling every young person reach their full potential.Jean-Baptiste Lemoyne, Minister of State attached to the Minister for Europe and Foreign Affairs
Key Results 2020
Sexual and Reproductive Health
Maternal deaths averted12,782Unsafe abortions prevented1,351,536Fistula repair surgeries supported4,039Adolescents were reached with integrated sexual and reproductive health services8,559,495
- Family planningUnintended pregnancies prevented4,691,158Couples protected for one year from unwanted pregnancies16,804,217HIV infections prevented by provision of female and male condoms29,342Marginalized girls were reached by life skills programmes509,949Sexually transmitted infections prevented by provision of female and male condoms1,303,217
- Gender based violence and harmful practicesGirls saved from female genital mutilation28,034Women and girls who were subjected to violence accessed essential services187,672Disabled women and girls who were suibjected to violence accessed essential services7,508Girls received prevention and/or protection services and care related to child, early and forced marriage487,200Girls and women received prevention and/or protection services and care related to female genital mutilation111,332Communities made public declarations to eliminate harmful practices1,466Health service providers and managers trained as trainers on minimum initial service package2,837Disclaimer
Key results are for illustrative purposes only, and reflect what a donor has contributed to through funding to UNFPA since 2018. Key results presented here may not reflect the figures provided by government donors.
Contributions Since 2014
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Donor Global Statistics
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