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25 November 2022
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Gladys is a community health worker who supports gender-based violence survivors in Papua New Guinea | Photo: UNFPA PNG

Treating mind and body after violence in Papua New Guinea

Health workers speak out on their responsibility to survivors of gender-based violence in Papua New Guinea.

24 November 2022
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UNFPA Executive Director, Dr. Natalia Kanem, met with young people to commemorate the world population reaching 8 billion

A world of 8 billion: Asian youth send a message through art

To commemorate the world population reaching 8 billion, young people from Asia came together to send a message to the world through art

16 November 2022
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The Global Programme to End Child Marriage

Accelerating Action to End Child Marriage

India has seen a steady decline in the prevalence of child marriage, from 47.4 per cent in 2005 to 23.3 per cent in 2021, which has led to a 50%... Read more

15 November 2022
Press Release
The global population is projected to reach 8 billion on 15 November 2022

As the world’s population hits 8 billion people, UN calls for solidarity in advancing sustainable development for all

The global population is projected to reach 8 billion on 15 November 2022, signalling major improvements in public health that have lowered the risk... Read more

10 November 2022
Statement
Rachel Snow at the 6th Global Symposium on Low Fertility and Population Ageing

Keynote Speech: Dr. Rachel Snow, UNFPA – 8 November, 2022

6th Global Symposium on Low Fertility and Population Ageing

10 November 2022
News
The UNFPA Regional Director for Asia and the Pacific meets with a lady and her newborn from the Binh Trung community in Vietnam

Opinion-Editorial: Why rights-based family planning is central to sustainable development

In the lead up to the International Conference on Family Planning, to be held in Pattaya, Thailand from 14- 17 November 2022, UNFPA’s Regional... Read more

8 November 2022
Press Release
Photo of grandma and grandkid

Global Symposium on Low Fertility and Population Ageing kicks off with calls for strengthening demographic resilience

As more and more countries struggle with the consequences of low fertility rates and population ageing, governments must strengthen resilience... Read more

6 November 2022
Press Release
Global Symposium on Low Fertility and Population Ageing to be held in Seoul on 8-10 November

Global Symposium on Low Fertility and Population Ageing to be held in Seoul on 8-10 November

In the month in which the world population is expected to reach 8 billion, a global symposium will discuss the implications of low fertility and... Read more

24 October 2022
News
innovation

Innovating for equality & inclusion

This collection takes a look at innovations advancing the rights of women, girls and the most marginalised across the Asia-Pacific region. Using... Read more

20 October 2022
News
UNFPA Pakistan

Photo story: Pakistan floods

The multiple crises facing millions of women and girls as Pakistan reels from worst flood in its history

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