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3 December 2020
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Today, on the International Day of Persons with Disabilities, UNFPA in Belarus and Alexandra Chichikova, activist, Miss World 2017 in a wheelchair, representative of the High-level Commission following the 2019 Nairobi Summit, psychologist, are starting a series of conversations with people with disabilities.
Today Alexandra is talking to Natalia Astanina, 25, born in Lida, Belarus. She lives and works as a barista in Minsk, Belarus. She is a multi-time champion of Belarus in sport wheelchair dancing and... Read more
30 April 2020
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UNFPA and SoftTeco: Volunteers-in-Action for Red Cross
Now, to become a volunteer, it is enough to be willing to help, to have Internet connectivity, and spare time. Registration is online on the Belarusian Red Cross website (https://redcross.by/zapolnit... Read more
23 September 2019
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Equal opportunities and a special gynecological examination table: a new women's health project has been launched in Belarus       "Byazmezhnaya" (eng. "No Limits") crowdfunding campaign has been... Read more
28 March 2019
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On March the 26th a round table on the mechanisms of assistance to the victims of domestic violence was held in Minsk with the participation of the Belarusian Orthodox Church (BOC), the Roman... Read more
12 August 2018
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Statement by UNFPA Executive Director Dr. Natalia Kanem on   International Youth Day 2018   We want to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals and make good on our pledge to leave no one behind. We... Read more
23 March 2018
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On March 21-22, a Regional  Symposium on the development of evidence-based family policy was held in Minsk with the participation of foreign experts. The interim data of the international comparative... Read more
8 March 2018
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UNFPA Executive Director Dr. Natalia Kanem International Women’s Day, 8 March 2018   The economic inequalities plaguing much of the world today are reinforced by many other forms of inequality,... Read more
10 December 2017
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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
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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
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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

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