Ensuring rights and choices for all


23 May 2019

Fistula is a human rights violation – end it now!

On the International Day to End Obstetric Fistula, an appeal from UNFPA for governments to fulfil their pledge to eradicate this condition globally.

17 May 2019

International Day Against Homophobia, Biphobia and Transphobia

Statement by UNFPA Executive Director Dr. Natalia Kanem Human rights are inherent to all human beings, and every person, without distinction, is entitled to a life free from violence, persecution, discrimination and stigma.  The widespread violence, discrimination and exclusion faced by lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender,

5 May 2019

Midwives— Defenders of Women's Rights

Midwives, defenders of women's rights - the theme of International Day of the Midwife 2019. A statement from our Executive Director.

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