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29 November 2016
Statement
Statement on Safeguarding Women and Girls in Myanmar’s Rakhine State Yangon, 29 November 2016 — The United Nations Population Fund, UNFPA, is calling for urgently safeguarding of the health and... Read more
24 November 2016
Feature Story
“The most difficult part of my job is the repeated cases, where the husband will not change his behaviour, where the wife is not able to leave, and where she is abused again and again”, says GBV... Read more
24 November 2016
Statement
Statement by Dr. Babatunde Osotimehin, Executive Director of UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund, on the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women, 25 November 2016 This... Read more
5 November 2016
Opinion
Chloe Reynaldo being interviewed at the UNFPA AMCDRR stall
Chloe Reynaldo (16) is a UNFPA-supported youth leader and peer educator on sexual and reproductive health and rights from the Philippines “These past two days were so packed, I can’t imagine it... Read more
5 November 2016
In the News
Courtesy Women's Earth Alliance
The United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) via its Asia-Pacific Regional Office is congratulating participants at the just-concluded Asian Ministerial Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction for... Read more
4 November 2016
Yoriko Yasukawa, United Nations Population Fund Regional Director for Asia and the Pacific Asian Ministerial Confereence on Disaster Risk Reduction, New Delhi, India   Excellencies, distinguished... Read more
4 November 2016
Chloe Reynaldo (16) is a UNFPA-supported youth leader and peer educator on sexual and reproductive health and rights from the Philippines Ever wondered what happens in special, high-level... Read more
24 October 2016
Opinion
UN Day 2016 and the 17 SDGs
Last year, as the United Nations marked its 70th anniversary, I shared my thoughts about why our institution plays such a crucial role globally, at a time of increasing challenges on so many fronts.... Read more
21 October 2016
Statement
UNFPA Asia-Pacific Regional Director Yoriko Yasukawa signs the Book of Condolence for King Bhumibol Adulyadej at the Grand Palace in Bangkok (October 21, 2016)
It has been little more than a week since the death of Thailand's King Bhumibol Adulyadej, the world's longest-reigning monarch with 70 years on the throne. As Thailand mourns, several regional heads... Read more
20 October 2016
In the News
The United Nations Population Fund’s flagship State of World Population 2016 – titled ‘10: How our future depends on a girl at this decisive age’– shows that our collective future will be shaped by... Read more

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