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9 July 2020
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Adolescent girls band together, showing communities ‘she counts’

Exposed to poverty, poor infrastructure and damaging notions that girls are less valuable than boys, many girls in rural Nepal accept these conditions as fate. But increasingly, others refuse to let... Read more

8 July 2020
Press Release

Joint Press Statement on PSEA and GBV during COVID-19 response

Nepal, 8 July 2020: The COVID-19 pandemic is a public health, social and economic crisis. International partners, civil society and humanitarian organizations are working together to support the... Read more

8 July 2020
Press Release

यौन शोषण तथा दुर्व्यवहार र लैङ्गिक हिंसा सम्बन्धी संयुक्त प्रेस वक्तव्य

२४ असार, काठमाडौं : कोभिड–१९ महाव्याधि एउटा जनस्वास्थ्य, सामाजिक तथा आर्थिक संकट हो । यस सम्बन्धमा नेपाल सरकारको प्रतिकार्यलाई सहयोग पुर्‍याउन अन्तर्राष्ट्रिय साझेदार, नागरिक समाज र मानवीय सहायता... Read more

30 June 2020
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बालविवाह र छोरीभन्दा छोराको बढी चाहना रोक्न तत्काल कार्य आवश्यक

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

30 June 2020
Press Release

Urgent, accelerated action needed to stop child marriage and son preference, says new UNFPA report

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

23 June 2020
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Stop stigma and discrimination, spread love

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

दोषारोपण र भेदभाव अन्त्य गरौं, माया फैलाऔं

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 June 2020
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Meeting family planning needs in Nepal’s quarantine centres

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 May 2020
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End gender inequality! End health inequities! End fistula now!

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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Break the silence!

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

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