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16 January 2012
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The sex-ratio imbalance that has plagued certain Asian countries has been increasing in the last few years with one exception, the Republic of Korea, while a few  European countries, including... Read more
14 January 2012
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SEOUL – Strengthening the partnership with the Republic of Korea at all levels – with parliamentarians, civil society, media and young people – is a top mission for UNFPA, the United Nations... Read more
5 January 2012
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THIMPHU (Kuenselonline.com) – The Department of Disaster Management yesterday received 2,050 dignity kits from UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund, for the people affected by the tremors of... Read more
23 December 2011
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MANILA – UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund, is working with international and local partners to provide essential reproductive health supplies to respond to the needs of over 12,000 pregnant... Read more
21 December 2011
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DHAKA – A new study has found that men who have negative attitudes towards women are more likely to use violence, affecting not only the women whom they have violated but also the children in their... Read more
13 December 2011
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BANGKOK – Thailand has been experiencing one of its worst flood crises in recent history, with 64 of 77 provinces and more than five million people, about 8 per cent of the population, affected since... Read more
7 December 2011
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NEW DELHI – Midwifery practices in India got some much-needed attention at a recent regional workshop here organized by UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund, and the International Confederation... Read more
27 November 2011
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HA NOI – The Ministry of Culture, Sport and Tourism, the Viet Nam Women’s Union and the United Nations (UNFPA, UN Women and UNODC) in Viet Nam jointly organized a policy dialogue today to commemorate... Read more
23 November 2011
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KRABI, Thailand – The young parliamentarians who gathered here recently for an international conference on sexual and reproductive health rights agreed to strengthen their work on these issues when... Read more
17 November 2011
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MATARA, Sri Lanka – Sport covers a broad range of activities, both physical, mental, and can be recreational and competitive. Sport is a social and cultural process in which social constructions of... Read more

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