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24 August 2021
Press Release

UNFPA scaling up humanitarian assistance in Haiti to help survivors of earthquake

Women and girls face extreme risks as health and protection systems weaken   UNITED NATIONS, New York, 24 August 2021 - UNFPA, the United Nations sexual and reproductive health agency, is scaling up... Read more

11 July 2021

The COVID-19 pandemic may have lasting consequences on population

For some, it has led some to postponing childbearing. For others, disruptions in health care have led to unintended pregnancies.   Although we have yet to get a full picture of the impact of COVID-... Read more

18 June 2021

Health care for women displaced by violence in Haiti

Port-au-Prince, Haiti --- 165 women - whose shelters were set on fire by armed gangs in Tabarre Issa, Galette Greffin, a locality in the commune of Pétion-Ville - participated in a mobile clinic... Read more

24 May 2021

Maternal and Neonatal Health Response Services closer to the women

Port-au-Prince, Haiti. The North West Health Direction of the Ministry of Public Health and Population organized a mobile clinic in Bombardopolis, a municipality of 4 hours and a half drive from Port... Read more

19 May 2021

Cyber-harassment: young people are not spared in Haiti

Have you already been victim of violence while using the internet like insults, false information and sharing of private pictures without your authorization? Young Haitians have answered in a poll... Read more

10 May 2021

Toward a New Midwives Training Center in the Nord of Haiti

Places reserved for the North-West For the Midwives International Day, May 5, with the support of the Haiti Midwives Association and UNFP, the Health Authorities of Haiti have announced an extension... Read more

5 May 2021

Trust the evidence: invest in midwives

Statement by UNFPA Executive Director Dr. Natalia Kanem International Day of the Midwife 5 May 2021   Every day in every part of the world, midwives save the lives of women and babies and promote the... Read more

28 April 2021

Saving the lives of women, girls and newborns

Beaumont, a commune in Haiti in the Grand'Anse department in the Corail district, generally has many cases of early pregnancy, according to members of its population. Kétia Lizaire, midwife at the... Read more

27 April 2021

Preserve the life and dignity of women, girls and communities by improving access to sexual and reproductive health services, including prevention and response to gender-based violence

Project Window: UNFPA / CERF-UFE Location: Grand'Anse and North West WOMEN AND THEIR COMMUNITIES SAY ENOUGH IS ENOUGH AGAINST VIOLENCE Mimose Estinvil, a young female activist joined the Committee... Read more

26 April 2021

Reducing maternal and neonatal mortality in Haiti

The United Nation Agency for Reproductive Health, donated to the Haitian government through the Department of Public Health and Population 9 out of 10 condoms distributed in Haiti in 2020, for an... Read more