UNFPA: Delivering a world where every pregnancy is wanted,
every childbirth is safe and every young person's potential fulfilled.
9 May 2017
Port-au-Prince, May 9, 2017 --- The Ministry of Public Health and Population (MSPP) honors midwife Marie Lirette Casimir for her professionalism and dedication to saving lives. On the night of the hurricane, October 3 to 4, 2017, Miss Casimir, who was on duty at Saint-Antoine's Hospital of Jeremie (South West of Haiti), risked
30 March 2017
Nearly one hundred people, including local elected representatives and health professionals, attended a workshop on the management of the Gender Based Violence Information Management System (GBV IMS). This training,...
6 February 2017
The world must make faster progress to end female genital mutilation by 2030 It irreparably damages girls’ bodies, inflicting excruciating pain. It causes extreme emotional trauma that can last a lifetime. It increases the risk of deadly complications during pregnancy, labor and childbirth, endangering both mother and child.