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30 June 2015
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It is not uncommon for gender-based violence to increase in the aftermath of natural disasters. SINDHULI DISTRICT, Nepal - After losing her house to the devastating earthquake that hit Nepal on... Read more
6 June 2015
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Mahendra Jyoti, Kavre District, Nepal - May 6, 2015: Dignity cannot be delivered in a kit alone - it is a human right. But dignity kits have gone a long way in alleviating the spirits of -- and... Read more
4 June 2015
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GORKHA DISTRICT, Nepal - Sarita Tamang was nine months pregnant when the earthquake hit and her house collapsed near the epicentre of the earthquake. A few days after moving into a tent provided... Read more
23 May 2015
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KATHMANDU, 23 May 2015-As the calendar approaches the one-month mark following the devastating Nepal earthquake of April 25, the Ministry of Women, Children and Social Welfare (MoWCSW) and UNFPA,... Read more
15 May 2015
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The devastating April 25 earthquake has affected a total of 1.4 million women and girls of reproductive age in the 14 most affected districts, according an estimation by UNFPA, the United Nations... Read more
13 May 2015
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The UN agency is scaling up its response Kathmandu, Nepal - May 13, 2015: The United Nations Population Fund expresses its gratitude to the Government of Japan for its generous contribution of USD... Read more
10 May 2015
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9 May 2015, Sindhupalchowk, Nepal: Rapidly expanding their operations in the field, personnel from UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund, visiting Sindhupalchok District - one of the worst-hit... Read more
5 May 2015
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  This year's International Day of the Midwife in Nepal comes at an especially poignant time, a little more than a week after the devastating April 25 earthquake. UNFPA estimates more than 126,000... Read more
3 May 2015
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One week after Nepal's devastating earthquake, millions are struggling to carry on Kavre District, Nepal - May 3, 2015: With devastation as far as the eye can see, Kavre is one of the worst-hit... Read more
2 May 2015
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KATHMANDU, 11 May 2015--Bollywood star and social activist Manisha Koirala, one of Nepal's most renowned citizens globally, has announced her support for the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) as... Read more

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