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3 December 2019
News

Strengthening midwifery education in Nepal

UNFPA Asia Pacific has joined with Burnet Institute to undertake projects aimed at strengthening midwifery education in Nepal and Timor-Leste, in an effort to reduce maternal deaths. Burnet Co-... Read more

1 December 2019
Statement

Communities make the difference

Statement by UNFPA Executive Director Dr. Natalia Kanem on World AIDS Day This World AIDS Day, UNFPA recognizes the vital role of communities in delivering sexual and reproductive health services... Read more

25 November 2019
Statement

International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women

Message from Dr. Natalia Kanem, Executive Director of UNFPA, on the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women The crime of rape is a severe human rights violation, yet it... Read more

14 November 2019
Press Release

Nairobi Summit on ICPD25 ends with a clear path forward to transform the world for women and girls

NAIROBI, Kenya, 14 November 2019 - The Nairobi Summit on ICPD25 concluded today in the Kenyan capital, with partners making bold commitments to transform the world by ending all maternal deaths,... Read more

13 November 2019
Press Release

Private sector partners commit billions to help advance ICPD agenda

  NAIROBI, Kenya, 12 November 2019 – Private sector organizations including the Ford Foundation, Johnson & Johnson, Philips, World Vision and many others announced at the Nairobi Summit on ICPD25... Read more

13 November 2019
Statement

Statement of the Government of Nepal at the Nairobi Summit on ICPD25

Statement by Hon’ble Ms. Tham Maya Thapa, Minister for Women, Children and Senior Citizen, on behalf of the Government of Nepal at the Nairobi Summit on ICPD25 13 November 2019   Respected Chair,... Read more

13 November 2019
Statement

नैरोवी शिखर सम्मेलनमा नेपाल सरकारको तर्फबाट मन्त्री थापाले दिनुभएको मन्तव्य

नैरोवी शिखर सम्मेलनमा नेपाल सरकार प्रतिनिधीमण्डल प्रमुख एंव महिला, बालबालिका तथा ज्येष्ठ नागरिक मन्त्रालयका माननीय मन्त्री श्री थममाया थापाले दिनुभएको मन्तव्य कार्तिक २७, २०७६   आदरणीय सभापति ज्यू... Read more

12 November 2019
Press Release

'Ending maternal deaths, GBV and unmet family planning needs is affordable, within reach'

NAIROBI, Kenya, 12 November 2019 – The price tag to achieve three world-transforming results in the next decade – ending preventable maternal deaths, eliminating gender-based violence and harmful... Read more

12 November 2019
Press Release

Major commitments made by govts, civil society, private sector on opening day of landmark sexual and reproductive health summit

NAIROBI, Kenya, 12 November 2019 – World leaders, representatives of non-governmental organizations, young people, business leaders and community groups today began unveiling their commitments to end... Read more

11 November 2019
Press Release

From Cairo 1994 to Nairobi 2019: Reigniting the movement for rights and choices for all

Nairobi, Kenya, 11 November 2019 — Actions to save mothers’ lives, meet the global demand for contraception and stop violence against women and girls by 2030 are the focus of a three-day global... Read more

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