Ensuring rights and choices for all


19 August 2018

Urgent Efforts Needed to Protect Women and Girls in Crises

Statement by UNFPA Executive Director Dr. Natalia Kanem on  World Humanitarian Day 2018   Women and girls uprooted by war or disaster are at heightened risk of rape, exploitation and abuse. Yet reaching a refugee camp or other places where humanitarian services are available does not necessarily eliminate these risks.   A

12 August 2018

Let’s Put Young People at the Centre

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 want to build lasting peace. Therefore, young people belong at the centre of our collective efforts. Let us embrace young people as

9 August 2018

Haiti / Emergency: Prevention is better than cure

Port-au-Prince, Haiti, 9 August 2018 --- More than 50 representatives of organizations and institutions working on humanitarian risk management participated on 31 July and 1 August 2018 in a workshop on the development of the contingency plan on sexual and reproductive health (SRH) and gender-based violence (GBV) for the 2018



The 2018 Haiti humanitarian response plan estimates 2.8 million people will be in need...
Humanitarian Action Fact Sheet December 2017 Key results October 2016 to December 2017...

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