Elevating Rights and Choices for All: Guidance Note for Applying a Human Rights Based Approach to Programming

Publications - Released in 2020

The Guidance Note provides an explanation of each one of these components, how they relate to UNFPA’s mandate, and outlines key programming steps that can be taken to advance them. It also provides illustrative examples of applying a HRBA across UNFPA’s three transformative results: zero unmet need for contraception; zero preventable maternal deaths; and zero gender-based violence and harmful practices. 


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  • United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA)