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10 December 2017
Statement
Today, as we commemorate the anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, we celebrate the foundations that the Declaration provides for the right to sexual and reproductive health,... Read more
5 December 2017
News
Representatives of the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) and OWHealth, developer of Flo, a mobile women’s health platform, signed Cooperation Agreement on December 5 in Minsk.   The document was... Read more
1 December 2017
News
One new HIV infection is one too many – and in 2016 there were 1.8 million.   In adopting the Sustainable Development Goals, the international community committed to ending AIDS by 2030. This will... Read more
25 November 2017
Statement
Statement of UNFPA Executive Director Dr. Natalia Kanem for the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women 25 November 2017   Rohingya refugees fleeing into Bangladesh have... Read more
17 October 2017
Press Release
Unchecked inequality, failure to protect the rights of poorest women could threaten unrest, undermine peace and world’s development goals, new UNFPA report warns Only about half of the world’s women... Read more
11 October 2017
Statement
Statement of UNFPA Executive Director Dr. Natalia Kanem for the International Day of the Girl Child 11 October 2017 Girls today enjoy better life prospects than previous generations in many ways.... Read more
1 October 2017
Statement
A new narrative about the role of older persons is in the making—one that acknowledges their potential to contribute to societies and economies.   Yet this potential may be realized only if older... Read more
28 September 2017
Press Release
   Access to quality information and services is one of the key success factors in improving sexual and reproductive health of people. UNFPA focuses its activities on the needs and expectations of... Read more
11 September 2017
News
An "Innovative Day" aimed to develop ideas for strengthening adolescent and youth reproductive health was held on September 9, 2017 by UNFPA in Belarus, with the support of facilitators and... Read more
12 August 2017
Statement
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... Read more

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