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12 August 2017

Statement by UNFPA Acting Executive Director Dr. Natalia Kanem International Youth Day

Statement by UNFPA Acting Executive Director Dr. Natalia Kanem International Youth Day 12 August 2017   Young people have the potential to act as greater forces for positive social change and to build the foundation for a just and peaceful world.   Today’s generation of youth has come of age in an era of crisis, conflict and

11 July 2017

Family planning: empowering people, developing nations

Dr. Natalia Kanem Acting Executive Director UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund 11 July 2017 *** Every day, vulnerable women, especially those who are poor and are refugees, face social, economic and geographic obstacles to voluntary family planning services and information. Fifty years ago today, the then-Secretary-

29 May 2017

Course “Fundamentals of Demography for Civil Servants” ended in Minsk. Speakers included leading international demography experts.

On May 22 - 26, an introductory training course “Fundamentals of Demography for Civil Servants” was held in Minsk. It was attended by representatives of partner organizations of the project “Support to the Implementation of the National Programme of Demographic Security of the Republic of Belarus” – specialists of the Ministry

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A story behind violence against women.
A story behind violence against women.
Presentation of the Project 'Seven' on womens rights
Presentation of the Project 'Seven' on womens rights

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Final Report Initial assessment of the system of preventing and combating domestic...

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