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12 January 2018
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Message from UNFPA Executive Director Dr. Natalia Kanem The new year is a time for reflection and for resolutions -- a time to take stock of our successes and challenges, to strengthen our resolve... Read more
18 December 2017
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  2017 Theme: Safe Migration in a World on the Move On International Migrants Day, we recognize the contributions and celebrate the vitality of the world’s 258 million migrants. Evidence... Read more
10 December 2017
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Let’s stand up for equality, justice and human dignity Human Rights Day is observed every year on 10 December – the day the United Nations General Assembly adopted, in 1948, the Universal Declaration... Read more
10 December 2017
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Statement of UNFPA Executive Director Dr. Natalia Kanem for Human Rights Day, 10 December 2017 Today, as we commemorate the anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, we celebrate the... Read more
9 December 2017
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On 9 December 2015, the United Nations Security Council adopted Resolution 2250 on Youth, Peace and Security, the first resolution recognizing the positive role of young people in conflict prevention... Read more
1 December 2017
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Statement of UNFPA Executive Director Dr Natalia Kanem for World AIDS Day 2017 One new HIV infection is one too many – and in 2016 there were 1.8 million. In adopting the Sustainable Development... Read more
25 November 2017
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Antonio Guterres is Secretary-General of the United Nations. These remarks were delivered on November 22, 2017. Every woman and every girl has the right to a life free of violence. Yet this rupture... Read more
25 November 2017
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Statement of UNFPA Executive Director Dr. Natalia Kanem for the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women 25 November 2017 Rohingya refugees fleeing into Bangladesh have... Read more
26 October 2017
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Keynote address by Bjorn Andersson, UNFPA Regional Director for Asia and the Pacific, at the opening ceremony of the 11th World Congress on Adolescent Health, October 26, 2017, New Delhi, India... Read more
24 October 2017
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The United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) and Statistics Korea (KOSTAT) hosted the Global Symposium on Ageing in Seoul from October 24-25, 2017, with the theme "Promoting Resilience and... Read more

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