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News

8 June 2016

After childbirth trauma, Afghan women emerge from life in shadows

KABUL, Afghanistan – For 49 years, a traumatic childbirth injury left Noorjahan living in the shadows.

26 May 2016

Safer childbirth, stronger nations

Statement by Yoriko Yasukawa, UNFPA's Asia-Pacific Regional Director

25 May 2016

Blogging the World Humanitarian Summit - Day 2

Youth leader and activist Chloe Reynaldo blogs on day two of the global gathering.

Videos

Mongolian midwife saves lives
Mongolian midwife saves lives
Providing vital reproductive health supplies in Cambodia
Providing vital reproductive health supplies in Cambodia
Fulfilling a Pledge: Essential Service Package for Women and Girl Survivors of Violence
Fulfilling a Pledge: Essential Service Package for Women and Girl Survivors of Violence
Putting People First in Pakistan's Development Agenda
Putting People First in Pakistan's Development Agenda
A Day in the Life of UNFPA Midwives in Rakhine
A Day in the Life of UNFPA Midwives in Rakhine

Publications

Achieving the Sustainable Goals will depend in part on how the sexual and...

Asia-Pacific is the most disaster-prone region in the world.

In the Asia Pacific region youth make up a sizeable portion of the population.

UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund, is encouraged by the progress being made...