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17 October 2017
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As rain patters away on a flimsy tin roof, baby Afeena lies sleeping. On the walls, pieces of cardboard are tacked up, to give warmth, while across a window, a piece of fabric, mint green and paper-... Read more
17 October 2017
Press Release
Unchecked inequality, failure to protect the rights of poorest women could threaten unrest, undermine peace and world’s development goals, new UNFPA report warns Only about half of the world’s women... Read more
17 October 2017
News
Unchecked inequality and failure to protect the rights of the most vulnerable women could undermine peace, trigger unrest and jeopardize global development goals: UNFPA’s flagship report Unless... Read more
17 October 2017
News
  “I had plans for my life, but since I got pregnant I had to plan for my life in a different way. If I knew this was going to happen, I would have just focused on my studies. I would not have... Read more
17 October 2017
News
Ratanakiri, Cambodia - In the remote farming village of Sakreang, in Cambodia’s far north east, community health volunteer Romam Pcheuk is visiting pregnant women in their homes. “I keep my eye on... Read more
12 October 2017
News
Veronica Pedrosa is with UNFPA's humanitarian response team in Cox's Bazar.  Enter with respect and curiosity, and you will be richly rewarded, but only if you’re a woman.  Sorry men, but this is one... Read more
11 October 2017
Statement
Statement of UNFPA Executive Director Dr. Natalia Kanem for the International Day of the Girl Child   Girls today enjoy better life prospects than previous generations in many ways. Prosperity and... Read more
11 October 2017
News
On the International Day of the Girl, poignant stories from the Rohingya refugee camps in Bangladesh Veronica Pedrosa is part of UNFPA's humanitarian response team in Cox's Bazar District At the Leda... Read more
11 October 2017
In times of crisis – caused by disaster, conflict or the effects of climate change – girls face particular risks, violations and vulnerabilities just because they are girls. That is why today’s... Read more
1 October 2017
Statement
On the International Day of Older Persons 2017, let us work to fulfill its theme of "Stepping into the future: Tapping the talents, contributions and participation of older persons in society" When... Read more

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