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8 March 2020
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Port-au-Prince, Haiti, March 8, 2020 --- On the occasion of International Women's Day, I made acquaintance over the air with 2 extraordinary women. The first one is commonly called "poto-mitan"... Read more
17 February 2020
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Port-au-Prince, February 17, 2020 --- At the initiative of the Citizen Movement for the Decade of Afro-descendants, professor and researcher Jacques Michel Gourgue delivered on February 13, 2020, in... Read more
20 January 2020
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Port-au-Prince, January 20, 2020 --- An ad hoc committee to lead the process of setting up the Haitian Association of Midwifery Students was officially presented to the press on January 18, 2020. It... Read more
1 December 2019
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Statement by UNFPA Executive Director Dr. Natalia Kanem on World AIDS Day   1 December 2019   This World AIDS Day, UNFPA recognizes the vital role of communities in delivering sexual and reproductive... Read more
25 November 2019
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Message from Dr. Natalia Kanem, Executive Director of UNFPA, on the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against WomenMessage from Dr. Natalia Kanem, Executive Director of UNFPA, on the... Read more
13 August 2019
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Some 250 young people from different neighborhoods in the metropolitan area of Port-au-Prince and some departments of Haiti exchanged on the theme of the International Youth Day 2019 "Transforming... Read more
30 July 2019
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Statement by UNFPA Executive Director Dr. Natalia Kanem on World Day Against Trafficking in Persons   Trafficking in persons exploits the most vulnerable among us, those often already disadvantaged... Read more
11 July 2019
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Statement by UNFPA Executive Director Dr. Natalia Kanem on World Population Day   Women have a right to make their own decisions about whether, when and how often to become pregnant. That right was... Read more
23 May 2019
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Shame, isolation and segregation are among the indignities faced by the hundreds of thousands of women and girls worldwide who suffer from obstetric fistula, an injury of the birth canal after... Read more
15 May 2019
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Human rights are inherent to all human beings, and every person, without distinction, is entitled to a life free from violence, persecution, discrimination and stigma.   The widespread violence,... Read more

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