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18 October 2018
Press Release
17 October 2018 The power to choose the number, timing and spacing of children can bolster economic and social development, new UNFPA report shows UNITED NATIONS, New York--The global trend towards... Read more
11 October 2018
Statement
Dr. Natalia Kanem Executive Director of UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund Statement on the Occasion of the International Day of the Girl 11 October 2018   We believe in the power of girls to... Read more
5 October 2018
Press Release
UNFPA and UN Women in Haiti welcome the Nobel Peace Prize 2018 to two emblematic figures in the fight against sexual violence UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund, and the United Nations Entity... Read more
19 August 2018
Statement
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... Read more
12 August 2018
Statement
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... Read more
9 August 2018
News
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... Read more
6 August 2018
News
Port-au-Prince, Haiti, August 6, 2018 --- "Participating in this activity is an opportunity for me to represent my country and promote the voice of young people, especially young women." Christa Exil... Read more
1 August 2018
News
Port-au-Prince, Haiti, 1 August 2018 --- ¨For the eight months following its inauguration, the health center of Thiotte (south-east of Haiti) did not ensure any delivery, because the conditions were... Read more
18 July 2018
Statement
 “You can start changing our world for the better daily, no matter how small the action.”  — President Nelson Mandela  Today, on Nelson Mandela International Day, I hope that his legacy of equality... Read more
11 July 2018
Statement
MESSAGE FOR WORLD POPULATION DAY  Dr. Natalia Kanem Executive Director UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund 11 July 2018 ***   Fifty years ago, the world declared that “parents have a basic... Read more

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