Project profile — Support for Sexual and Reproductive Health Equity Project



Overview 

CA-3-P008460001
$6,929,305
Fondation Paul Gérin-Lajoie (CA-CRA_ACR-3118924448)
2021-04-12 - 2026-03-31
Operational
Global Affairs Canada
NGM Americas

Country / region 

• Haiti (100.00%)

Sector 

• Population Policies/Programmes And Reproductive Health: Population policy and administrative management (13010) (100.00%)

Policy marker 

• Gender equality (significant objective)
• Environmental sustainability (cross-cutting) (principal objective)
• Participatory development and good governance (significant objective)
• 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 (significant objective)
• Youth Issues (significant objective)
• Disaster Risk Reduction(DRR) (not targeted)
• Indigenous Issues (not targeted)
• Disability (significant objective)
• Nutrition (not targeted)
• ICT as a tool for development (not targeted)

Description 

The Support for sexual and reproductive health equity project aims to improve the exercise of the right to health, particularly sexual and reproductive health and rights, by more than 60,000 adolescents/women in the borough of Croix-des-Bouquets in Port-au-Prince. This improved exercise implicates that the adolescents and women targeted now have access to acceptable and appropriate health care. It also signifies a more positive attitude of the targeted communities towards greater control of the adolescents/women on their health and their sexual and reproductive rights and towards eliminating gender-based violence.The project focuses on raising awareness, mobilizing citizens and better integrating consultation and accountability mechanisms between decision-makers and civil society. The project addresses barriers to gender equality and respect for human rights in the health sector and sexual and reproductive rights, particularly experienced by adolescent girls/women in Croix-des-Bouquets.

Expected results 

The expected results of this project include: (1) Improved accountability of Haitians health institutions, particularly sexual and reproductive health and rights (SDSR) for women, adolescents and marginalized people; and (2) Increased efficiency of civil society organizations and citizens, particularly organizations defending the rights of women, adolescents and marginalized people, to assert their rights to sexual and reproductive health and rights, gender equality and the reduction of gender-based violence

Results achieved 

N/A

Budget and spending 


Original budget $1,115,305
Planned disbursement $973,550
Transactions
Country percentages by sector
Type of finance Aid grant excluding debt reorganisation
Collaboration type Bilateral
Type of aid Project-type interventions
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