UNFPA Asia-Pacific Regional Office
UN Service Building
Rajdamnern Nok Avenue
Bangkok 10200, Thailand
11 July 2015
World Population Day
Surviving Haiyan: A Celebration of Women's Resilience
Women and girls are among the most vulnerable populations affected by Typhoon Haiyan on November 8, 2013 in the Philippines. This video tells the story of some of these women and documents how they survived and moved on with the support of the United Nations Population Fund and partners through targeted interventions on reproductive health and prevention of gender-based violence.
Midwives save lives, it’s that simple
Midwives, nurses, physicians and regional midwifery associations join government and UN representatives from across Asia-Pacific to speak about the challenges and opportunities facing midwifery and the crucial role of midwives in the region.
UNFPA's Humanitarian Response in Asia and the Pacific
UNFPA works to meet the needs of women and girls affected by crises, promoting safe motherhood, addressing sexual violence and preventing unwanted pregnancies, as well as helping countries prepare for future humanitarian emergencies.
UNFPA: Creating a Better World for Young People
Young people face many challenges such as lack of access to education, poor working conditions, ill-health and violations of their human rights.