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Cablegate: Nigeria: Unfpa Country Program Assessment

VZCZCXRO4214
PP RUEHMA RUEHPA
DE RUEHUJA #1772 2471153
ZNR UUUUU ZZH
P 031153Z SEP 08
FM AMEMBASSY ABUJA
TO RUEHC/SECSTATE WASHDC PRIORITY 3871
INFO RUEHZK/ECOWAS COLLECTIVE
RUEHOS/AMCONSUL LAGOS 9894
RHMFISS/HQ USAFRICOM STUTTGART GE
RHEBAAA/DEPT OF ENERGY WASHDC
RHEHNSC/NSC WASHINGTON DC
RUEAIIA/CIA WASHINGTON DC
RUEKDIA/DIA WASHDC
RHMFISS/HQ USEUCOM VAIHINGEN GE
RUZEJAA/JAC MOLESWORTH RAF MOLESWORTH UK

UNCLAS ABUJA 001772

SENSITIVE
SIPDIS

DEPT FOR PRM, AF/W, INR/AA

E.O. 12958: N/A
TAGS: PGOV PREF SOCI NI
SUBJECT: NIGERIA: UNFPA COUNTRY PROGRAM ASSESSMENT

REF: SECSTATE 88698

(SBU) Per reftel, USAID Mission Abuja has reviewed the United
Nations Populations Fund (UNFPA) program for Nigeria. While
Post gives its clearance, USAID believes the planned budget
of $64.2 million over four years is insufficient to
adequately cover the 12 states plus the Federal Capital
Territory.
PIASCIK

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