Donors Commit $207M To UNFPA At London Family Planning Summit; Agency Needs Additional $700M Through 2020
Associated Press: $207 million pledged to U.N. population agency facing U.S. cuts
“The U.N. Population Fund, which has seen all funding cut by the Trump administration, says donors have committed $207 million to help expand family planning services and strengthen national health programs. But the agency, known as UNFPA, says it still needs $700 million for contraceptives and other family planning supplies for 2017-2020. International donors made the pledges Tuesday at a Family Planning Summit in London but the total wasn’t announced until late Thursday…” (Lederer, 7/14).
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