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1 December 2021

Statement by Dr. Natalia Kanem, UNFPA Executive Director on World AIDS Day 2021

Pandemics will thrive as long as inequalities do As the world embarks on a third year of the COVID-19 pandemic, we cannot forget that we are also on the cusp of the fifth decade of the AIDS pandemic... Read more

24 November 2021

Statement by UNFPA Executive Director Dr. Natalia Kanem on the International Day to End Violence against Women

Violence in the online world is real. It is also wrong, and it must be stopped. It may seem like the online world is safe for women and girls. What could possibly happen, at home or in school or in... Read more

23 November 2021

Faces of Recovery: Women more “vulnerable” after earthquake

Taina Camy works on gender-based violence issues for the UN’s population agency, UNFPA, and was on the frontline of helping vulnerable women and girls in the aftermath of the earthquake. “Immediately... Read more

30 September 2021

Preventing HIV, sex-based violence and precocious pregnancies in Haiti

Port-au-Prince, September 20, 2021- The Association for the reduction of Vulnerability in Haiti (AREV-Haiti) raised awareness among 400 young people, teenagers, sexual workers (SW) and LGBTIQ (... Read more

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