News

News

12 January 2018
Statement
Message from UNFPA Executive Director Dr. Natalia Kanem The new year is a time for reflection and for resolutions – a time to take stock of our successes and challenges, to strengthen our resolve and... Read more
10 December 2017
Statement
Statement of UNFPA Executive Director Dr. Natalia Kanem for Human Rights Day, 10 December 2017   Today, as we commemorate the anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, we celebrate... Read more
1 December 2017
Statement
Statement of UNFPA Executive Director Dr. Natalia Kanem for World AIDS Day 2017 One new HIV infection is one too many – and in 2016 there were 1.8 million. In adopting the Sustainable Development... Read more
26 November 2017
Statement
Statement of UNFPA Executive Director Dr. Natalia Kanem for the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women 25 November 2017 Rohingya refugees fleeing into Bangladesh have... Read more
8 November 2017
News
TAULIHAWA, Kapilvastu – "I often watch boys playing cricket on this ground. But today I caught a glimpse of girl cricketers in action. I thoroughly enjoyed their match", says Irfan Darji, who watched... Read more
24 October 2017
Press Release
TAULIHAWA: A friendly cricket tournament among adolescent girls, organized to raise awareness and galvanize action to end child marriage and violence against women and girls, started in Taulihawa of... Read more
24 October 2017
Press Release
तौलिहवा  (७ कार्तिक, २०७४): जनचेतना जगाउदै बालविवाह र महिला विरुद्ध हिंसा अन्त्यका लागि ठोस कार्य सञ्चालन गर्न किशोरीहरुबीच मैत्रीपूर्ण जिल्लास्तरीय क्रिकेट प्रतियोगिता आजबाट कपिलवस्तुको तौलिहवामा... Read more
11 October 2017
News
RAUTAHAT — After dozens of people were displaced and many houses were waterlogged when floodwaters started gushing into settlements on the night of 12 August, Priyanka Singh and her eight friends... Read more
11 October 2017
Statement
Statement of UNFPA Executive Director Dr. Natalia Kanem for the International Day of the Girl Child 11 October 2017   Girls today enjoy better life prospects than previous generations in many ways.... Read more
6 October 2017
Press Release
KATHMANDU, 6 October 2017 —Hon'ble Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Foreign Affairs Mr. Krishna Bahadur Mahara today received the Letter of Credentials of Ms. Lubna Baqi, the new Country... Read more

Pages