Lithuanian Non-Governmental Development Cooperation Organisations

Family Planning and Sexual Health Association

I. Field of Activity and Areas of Expertise
Main Field of Expertise: II. Good Governance, Human Rights, Health
Additional Field of Expertise: Education, Halting and reversing HIV/AIDS, Gender Equality and Women's Rights/Empowerment
Field of Activity: Advocacy/Policy Advice/Policy Development
II. General Information
Internet site:
Address: Saltoniškių street 29, 08105 Vilnius, Lithuania
Tel./fax.: +37052790319
Contact person/contact details: Esmeralda Kuliešytė Executive Director
Number of employees: 4
Existing since: 1995
Source(s) of funding:
EU Direct Financing
Financing from private sources/Charity
Annual turnover (in Litas): 1 euro= 3.45 Litas
≤ 500 thousand
Member of Lithuanian Umbrella:
(Lithuanian Umbrella is a non-formal entity uniting NGDO Platform and LITDEA)
About the Organisation. Role, goals, key activities: The Family Planning and Sexual Health Association (FPSHA) is a non-governmental organisation advocating for the sexual and reproductive health and rights (SRHR) of the Lithuanian people. The main goal of FPSHA is to ensure that SRHR are respected and implemented. The Association organises seminars, training courses and conferences, publishes informational material, carries out projects and programmes. FPSHA is a member of the International Planned Parenthood Federation (IPPF) and cooperates with governmental and non-governmental organisations concerned with human rights and health.
III. Development Cooperation Experience
Geographical coverage of activities: Lithuania
Participation in projects in the third countries
Project TitlePartner Country where project was implementedDuration (start/end dates)Partner(s) from EU/if applicablePartner(s) in the beneficiary/third countryOrganisation's role in the ProjectBrief description of the ProjectBudget
Who Cares about Sophie – A Europe wide awareness raising campaign on the most forgotten MDG (MDG5) and its consequences for young girls in Africa Lithuania 2010 – 2012 Rutgers WPF; German Foundation for World Population Project Partner
SRHR in developing countries: new channel for ICPD advocacy in Lithuania Lithuania 2009 – 2010 Väestöliitto Project Partner 13,000 EUR
V. Capacity Building Needs
VI. Planned/Preferred Project Activities in 2014 and beyond
Target CountryThematic AreaSearching for Partner
In EUIn partner country
No No