Project profile — Bangladesh, Nigeria and Yemen - Emergency Funding - UNFPA 2017

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Bangladesh, Nigeria and Yemen - Emergency Funding - UNFPA 2017 - Overview
UNFPA - United Nations Population Fund (XM-DAC-41119)
2017-03-30 - 2017-12-31
Country / region • Bangladesh (15.86%)
• Nigeria (51.78%)
• Yemen (32.36%)
Sector • Population Policies/Programmes And Reproductive Health
Reproductive health care (13020) (55.05%)
• Emergency Response
Material relief assistance and services (72010) (38.83%)
• Emergency Response
Relief co-ordination; protection and support services (72050) (6.12%)
Policy marker • Gender equality (significant objective)
• Environmental sustainability (cross-cutting) (not targeted)
• Participatory development and good governance (not targeted)
• Trade development (not targeted)
• Biodiversity (not targeted)
• Climate change mitigation (not targeted)
• Climate Change Adaptation (not targeted)
• Urban issues (not targeted)
• Desertification (not targeted)
• Children's issues (not targeted)
• Youth Issues (not targeted)
• Indigenous Issues (not targeted)
• Disability (not targeted)
• ICT as a tool for development (not targeted)
Description and results


GAC’s humanitarian support to the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) in Bangladesh, Nigeria and Yemen is contributing to meet the needs of vulnerable women and girls, particularly related to reproductive health and sexual and gender-based violence (SGBV). Project activities include: (1) in Nigeria, providing emergency obstetric care to women, and sexual and reproductive health services to vulnerable people, particularly women and girls; (2) in Bangladesh, supporting the sexual and reproductive health and rights, and gender-based violence needs of Rohingya refugees from Myanmar; and (3) in Yemen, providing health services, equipment and medication to Yemeni women and girls, and distributing dignity kits and reproductive health kits.

Expected results

The expected outcomes for this project include: (1) improved sexual and reproductive health of vulnerable populations; and (2) increased protection from gender-based violence. The expected ultimate outcome is lives saved, suffering alleviated, and human dignity maintained in countries experiencing humanitarian crises or that are food insecure.



Original budget $0
Planned Disbursement $0
Transaction Date Type Value
05-10-2017 Disbursement $2,000,000
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