does not provide abortion, but that has not stopped a small but vocal group from convincing the Bush administration to withhold UNFPA funding because of allegations of UNFPA support for China's abortion policies.
In 1983, UNEPA
gave an award to China's Qian Xinzhong for having "implemented population policies on a massive scale."
A recent CIDA project, for example, provided $2 million to UNEPA
to implement a "sexual and reproductive health" program in Guatemala.
Obaid provides much needed insight into the impact of the funding loss from the US withdrawal of UNEPA
would have prevented some two million unplanned pregnancies and more than 77 million infant deaths, according to UNEPA
Those who see people as the world's biggest problem had a huge media blitz on October 12, the day which The United Nations Population Fund (UNEPA
) and the population control crowd ("pop cons") have designated as a day of disaster and doom.
This international event also had support from the United Nations Population Fund (UNEPA
) and Chile's Asociacion de Proteccion de la Familia (APROFA, Family Protection Association).