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30 June 2020
Press Release
KATHMANDU — Every year, millions of girls are subjected to practices that harm them physically and emotionally, with the full knowledge and consent of their families, friends and communities,... Read more
30 June 2020
Press Release
काठमाडौँ — संयुक्त राष्ट्रसङ्घीय जनसङ्ख्या कोष (यूएनएफपीए) ले आज जारी गरेको विश्व जनसंख्या स्थिति २०२० प्रतिवेदन अनुसार प्रत्येक वर्ष लाखौ किशोरीहरु आफ्नो परिवार, साथी एवं समुदायको पूर्ण जानकारी र... Read more
23 June 2020
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KATHMANDU, Nepal – When Kabita Bhandari arrived at a COVID-19 quarantine centre in Baitadi District, in far-western Nepal, residents thought she was bringing food. They soon realized she was... Read more
23 June 2020
Press Release
23 June 2020, Kathmandu: Today, the United Nations Country Team in Nepal - together with over 30 national and international organisations - collectively launched the #मायाफैलाऔं #SpreadLove campaign... Read more
23 June 2020
Press Release
९ असार, २०७७ : कोरोना भाइरस (कोभिड-१९) को सन्दर्भमा फैलिरहेको दोषारोपण र भेदभावको अन्त्यको आव्हान गर्दै नेपाल स्थित संयुक्त राष्ट्र संघका विभिन्न निकायहरू र ३० भन्दा बढी राष्ट्रिय र अन्तराष्ट्रिय... Read more
23 May 2020
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Statement by UNFPA Executive Director Dr. Natalia Kanem on the International Day to End Obstetric Fistula, 23 May 2020   Last November, the world convened in Nairobi to celebrate the tremendous gains... Read more
17 May 2020
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Statement by UNFPA Executive Director Dr. Natalia Kanem on the International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia   “All human beings are born free and equal in dignity and rights.”... Read more
7 May 2020
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KATHMANDU — In far-western Nepal, more than 840 kilometers from the capital city, Dhana Bhatt is excited to welcome her first child. Her excitement is turning into fear and anxiety as Nepal is... Read more
5 May 2020
Statement
Statement by UNFPA Executive Director Dr. Natalia Kanem on the International Day of the Midwife, 5 May 2020   As the world battles COVID-19, women continue to get pregnant and babies are still being... Read more
5 May 2020
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This year’s International Day of the Midwife comes at an especially poignant time as the COVID-19 pandemic rages on. As the lessons of COVID-19 are teaching us, we need greater investments in... Read more

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