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1 October 2019
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Bjorn Andersson is Regional Director for the United Nations Population Fund in Asia and the Pacific. More and more countries across Asia and the Pacific are confronting the demographic reality of... Read more
1 October 2019
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In Qionglai, Sichuan province of southwest China, elderly people are finding new ways to contribute to society, by joining local older person associations. From government officials, community... Read more
19 August 2019
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Women humanitarians protect human rights, dignity and give hope to others Statement by UNFPA Executive Director Natalia Kanem on World Humanitarian Day 2019   As we mark World Humanitarian Day, UNFPA... Read more
19 August 2019
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Cox’s Bazar, Bangladesh - The old lady walks rapidly through the refugee camp outside Cox’s Bazar in southern Bangladesh. Everyone recognises her, many shouting “Hello grandma, what is your news?”... Read more
19 August 2019
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Marawi City, Philippines – More than two years ago, in May 2017, 26-year-old Umme Limbona, found herself trapped inside the Amai Pakpak Medical Center in Marawi City in the southern Philippines. The... Read more
12 August 2019
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My Body, My Life, My World! – a brand new rallying cry for the SDG generation   UNFPA Executive Director Natalia Kanem Statement on International Youth Day 2019   From their communities to their... Read more
30 July 2019
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Statement by Dr Natalia Kanem Executive Director of the United Nations Population Fund Trafficking in persons exploits the most vulnerable among us, those often already disadvantaged and marginalized... Read more
26 July 2019
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kNOwVAWdata regularly produces and updates knowledge products about our work with violence against women prevalence surveys. These knowledge products aim to provide information to those wishing to... Read more
16 July 2019
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Rohingya refugees and the local host communities of Cox’s Bazar District in Bangladesh continue to display immense resiliency amid the harsh conditions inflicted by the ongoing monsoon season.   For... Read more
11 July 2019
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Statement by UNFPA Executive Director Dr. Natalia Kanem   Want to improve women’s lives and countries’ prospects for prosperity? Expand contraceptive choice. Her life. Her choice. Our future.  ... Read more

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