Delivering a world where every pregnancy is wanted, every childbirth is safe, and every young person’s potential is fulfilled.

UNFPA is the lead United Nations entity for reproductive health and rights for all, working in over 155 countries. UNFPA, the United Nations reproductive health and rights agency, expands the possibilities for women and young people to lead healthy and productive lives. UNFPA ensures women have access to family planning and safe birth services, and keeps girls free from harmful practices.

A vision for 2030 – UNFPA’s goals for the Sustainable Development Agenda

Zero maternal deaths

Zero unmet demands for family planning

The elimination of harmful practices against women and girls

1.1 BillionCondoms

distributed by UNFPA in 2018

30 Million Unintended Pregnancies

averted thanks to UNFPA-supplied contraception in 2018

1,840,000 Girls

received child marriage prevention or protection services through UNFPA programs

Learn about UNFPA programs

Friends of UNFPA supports the following areas of UNFPA’s work: