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Date: 04/24/2017
Source: Health Reporters
Type: In the News
Today April 24, 2017 marks a historic moment as the Global Financing Facility (GFF) for Every Woman Every Child Investors Group unanimously approved the Civil Societies’ Engagement Strategy that will support to roll out implementation of activities that will strengthen the participation of CSOs at global, regional and country level in GFF. It took place during the 5th GFF Investors Group Meeting...
Date: 04/06/2017
Source: The Monitor
Type: In the News
The US State Department has announced it is ending funding for the United Nation Population Fund (UNFPA), the international body's agency focused on family planning as well as maternal and child health in more than 150 countries. A statement by the State Department dated April 4 says it is withholding $32.5m (Shs116b) in funding for the 2017 Fiscal Year because the UNFPA "supports, or...
Date: 04/05/2017
Source: NPR
Type: In the News
The Trump administration will withhold $32.5 million in funding that had been earmarked this current fiscal year for the United Nations' lead agency on family planning and maternal health, known as the United Nations Population Fund or UNFPA. The administration says it's doing so because it has determined that UNFPA helps to support a Chinese government family planning program that forces people...
Date: 04/05/2017
Source: Reuters
Type: In the News
United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres warned that a decision by the United States to withdraw all funding to the U.N. Population Fund (UNFPA) could have "devastating effects" on vulnerable women and girls around the world, a spokesman said. The State Department said it was dropping the funding because the U.N. Population Fund "supports, or participates in the management of, a program...
Date: 04/05/2017
Source: The Guardian
Type: In the News
The US state department said on Monday it was ending funding for the UN population fund (UNFPA) – the first concrete move in what activists describe as President Donald Trump’s “crusade against the health and rights of women and girls globally”. Following weeks of speculation, a letter to Bob Corker, the chairman of the US Senate foreign relations committee, announced the state department was...
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