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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
Statement
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
Statement
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
Statement
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
Statement
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
19 October 2017
Press Release
Canberra, Australia – A key regional partnership to strengthen measurement of violence against women across Asia and the Pacific was launched today by the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA)... Read more
17 October 2017
News
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

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