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8 March 2018

Protecting reproductive rights of rural women: a pathway to a more equal world

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, including inequalities in sexual and reproductive health. More than 200 million women—many of them poor and living in rural and remote

25 February 2018

Closure of a workshop on humanitarian standards and emergency preparedness in Haiti: UNFPA partners were further reinforced

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti, February 23, 2018 … On February 23, with the idea of strengthening and standardizing the capacity of its staff and partners on humanitarian standards and emergency preparedness, the United Nations Population Fund, UNFPA in Haiti, closed a five-day workshop in Port-au-Prince. Forty participants

14 December 2017

‘Freedom from fear’: Ending violence against women

10 December 2017 A joint statement for Human Rights Day, 10 December 2017, from the Executive Directors of UNFPA and UN Women, Natalia Kanem and Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka, and the Administrator of UNDP, Achim Steiner Human beings are born free and equal, both in rights and in dignity. This is the fundamental principle enshrined in


<p>When Hurricane Matthew struck Haiti on 4 October, it caused the worse devastation since the 2010 earthquake.



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