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International : International Peace, Security, and Affairs

German Foundation for World Population

Empowering People for a Healthy Future

one star

69.30

Brix + Partners LLC 560 Lexington Avenue, 16th Floor
New York, NY 10022
  Web Site
EIN: 30-0245250

Board Leadership
Knut Gerschau
Chair

CEO
Renate Baehr
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 69.30 one star
  Financial 85.75 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 59.00 one star
This rating was published 06/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded in 1991, DSW (Deutsche Stiftung Weltbevoelkerung) is an international development and advocacy organization. Our focus is on achieving universal access to sexual and reproductive health and rights (SRHR), which is fundamental to improving health and fighting poverty. DSW promotes advocacy dialogue and raise awareness of SRHR issues, and on the linkages between sustainable development, poverty, global health, environmental management, and demographic trends. In addition, we monitor and influence political decision-making in areas relating to SRHR. DSW is partner of the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) and has consultative status with the United Nations Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC).

Founded in 1991, DSW (Deutsche Stiftung Weltbevoelkerung) is an international development and advocacy organization. Our focus is on achieving universal access to sexual and reproductive health and rights (SRHR), which is fundamental to improving health and fighting poverty. DSW promotes advocacy dialogue and raise awareness of SRHR issues, and on the linkages between sustainable development, poverty, global health, environmental management, and demographic trends. In addition, we monitor and influence political decision-making in areas relating to SRHR. DSW is partner of the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) and has consultative status with the United Nations Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC).

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Financial

three stars

85.75

Accountability & Transparency

one star

59.00

This rating was published 06/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.
Overall Rating Chart
  Program Expenses
(Percent of the charity's total expenses spent on the programs
and services it delivers)
83.3%
  Administrative Expenses 11.3%
  Fundraising Expenses 5.2%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.06
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.82
  Program Expenses Growth 2.2%
  Liabilities to Assets 42.4%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by German Foundation for World Population on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by German Foundation for World Population on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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German Foundation for World Population (NY) 69.30 one star
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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $8,951,897
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $8,951,897
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $8,951,897
   Other Revenue $535,598
TOTAL REVENUE $9,487,495
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $7,999,900
   Administrative Expenses $765,493
   Fundraising Expenses $423,106
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $9,188,499
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $298,996
   
Net Assets $6,860,535

Program names and associated costs are listed for the top programs as reported on the charity's most recently filed Form 990. The top programs displayed will include the largest three programs, or those programs covering at least 60% of the charity's total expenses, whichever comes first.

Due to an error on this organization's Form 990, we are unable to display program information.

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-12 06/01/2019 69.30 one star
2016-12 06/01/2018 74.13 two stars
2015-12 03/01/2017 72.34 two stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 76.53 two stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 03/01/2016 78.18 two stars

The data displayed on this tab is provided by the IRS in the form of Publication 78 and the Business Master File (BMF).

EIN 30-0245250
Name in IRS Master File DEUTSCHE STIFTUNG WELTBEVOELKERUNG
NTEE Code E42
NTEE Classification Family Planning Centers
NTEE Type Health - General and Rehabilitative
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities
Foundation Status Organization which receives a substantial part of its support from a governmental unit or the general public   170(b)(1)(A)(vi)
Deductibility Contributions are deductible
Affiliation Independent - the organization is an independent organization or an independent auxiliary (i.e., not affiliated with a National, Regional, or Geographic grouping of organizations).
Group Name [Not Applicable]
Ruling Date October, 2004
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 2012
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$134,647 1.46% Renate Baehr Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
German Foundation for World Population (NY) 69.30 one star
Ibis Reproductive Health (MA) 91.51 four stars
The Center for Strategic and International Studies (DC) 88.94 three stars
Center for Global Development (DC) 92.81 four stars
Worldwatch Institute (DC) 85.16 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

German Foundation for World Population
Brix + Partners LLC
560 Lexington Avenue, 16th Floor
New York, NY 10022
EIN: 30-0245250

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Board Leadership

Knut Gerschau
Chair

CEO

Renate Baehr
Executive Director

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