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20 October 2020
Statement

Trusting statistics to tell the story

Statement by UNFPA Executive Director Dr. Natalia Kanem on World Statistics Day A statistic is not only a number – it tells a human story. It speaks of people’s health and well-being, problems and... Read more

14 October 2020
Press Release

Govt, EU and UNFPA jointly launch project in Province 2 and Karnali to tackle gender-based violence

KATHMANDU: Today, the Delegation of the European Union to Nepal and the United Nations Population Fund, in coordination with the Ministry of Women, Children and Senior Citizens and relevant... Read more

14 October 2020
Press Release

नेपाल सरकार, यूरोपियन यूनियन तथा यूएनएफपीएद्वारा प्रदेश नं २ र कर्णालीमा लैङ्गिक हिंसा विरुद्धको नयाँ परियोजना शुभारम्भ

२८ असोज २०७७  प्रेस विज्ञप्ति   काठमाडौँ : महिला, बालबालिका तथा ज्येष्ठ नागरिक मन्त्रालय र सम्बन्धित प्रदेश तथा स्थानीय निकायसँगको समन्वयमा नेपालका लागि यूरोपियन यूनियन प्रतिनिधिमण्डल र संयुक्त... Read more

7 September 2020
Press Release

In coordination with Nepal Govt, Switzerland, Norway and UNFPA launch Phase II of landmark project to prevent gender-based violence

KATHMANDU: In coordination with the Ministry of Women, Children and Senior Citizen (MoWCSC) and relevant provincial and local authorities, the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) today launched... Read more

7 September 2020
Press Release

नेपाल सरकारसँगको समन्वयमा स्विजरल्याण्ड, नर्वे र यूएनएफपिएद्धारा लैङ्गिक हिंसा रोकथामका लागि कोशेढुङ्गा साबित हुने परियोजनाको दोस्रो चरण शुभारम्भ

२२ भदौ २०७७ काठमाडौं : महिला, बालबालिका तथा ज्येष्ठ नागरिक मन्त्रालय र सम्बन्धित प्रदेश तथा स्थानीय सरकारसँगको समन्वयमा संयुक्त राष्ट्रसंघीय जनसङ्ख्या कोष (यूएनएफपिए) ले महिला तथा किशोरी विरुद्धको... Read more

19 August 2020
Statement

Celebrating the Real-life Heroes Battling COVID-19, Crises and Disasters

Statement by UNFPA Executive Director Dr. Natalia Kanem on World Humanitarian Day Saving lives has never been more harrowing. Last year saw attacks against aid workers surpass all previous records,... Read more

12 August 2020
Statement

Youth leading the way in COVID-19 solutions

Statement by UNFPA Executive Director Dr. Natalia Kanem International Youth Day 12 August 2020    As we mark International Youth Day in the midst of a global pandemic, we witness how young people... Read more

6 August 2020
News

Girl who stopped her child marriage at 17 is a change agent for others

My marriage was decided while I was away for a training programme in Udayapur without my consent. When I heard about the decision, I was shocked. I had not even thought of getting married. I was just... Read more

6 August 2020
News

OCMC brings back smiles

A 19-year-old girl fell in love with her classmate. Some years later, they decided to marry. When the boy informed his family about their plan, his parents declined the proposal citing that the girl... Read more

5 August 2020
News

Sexual assault survivor gets a new lease on life

On 25 July 2017, she was on her way home as dusk slowly fell. She wanted to be home before dark. Although her home was not far away, she was slightly afraid of walking alone through a path surrounded... Read more

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