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28 August 2015

An extraordinary honour for an extraordinary colleague: Devanna De la Puente receives the 2015 Marsh Award for Peacemaking and Peacekeeping

Bangkok, Thailand – The Asia-Pacific Regional Office of the United Nations Population Fund, UNFPA, congratulates Devanna De la Puente for receiving the 2015 Marsh Award for Innovation in Peacemaking and Peacekeeping...

21 August 2015

UNFPA Asia-Pacific welcomes Yoriko Yasukawa as its new Regional Director

Bangkok, August 21 - The United Nations Population Fund, UNFPA, extends a warm welcome to Yoriko Yasukawa who has been appointed the new Director of its Asia-Pacific Regional Office as of August 2015.

19 August 2015

UNFPA's Response to Nepal Earthquake: Three-Month review

In the immediate aftermath of the earthquake on 25th April 2015, UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund, in coordination with the Ministry of Health and Population, the Ministry of Women, Children and Social Welfare and other local partners, reached out to the most vulnerable population in the 14 most-affected districts t...

Myanmar Youth volunteering in communities hit by devastating floods
Myanmar Youth volunteering in communities hit by devastating floods
Midwives save lives, it’s that simple
Midwives save lives, it’s that simple
Surviving Haiyan: A Celebration of Women's Resilience
Surviving Haiyan: A Celebration of Women's Resilience
UNFPA's Humanitarian Response in Asia and the Pacific
UNFPA's Humanitarian Response in Asia and the Pacific
Choose Your Future: Child Marriage in Nepal
Choose Your Future: Child Marriage in Nepal

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