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9 November 2018
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In order to deliver a world where every pregnancy is wanted, every childbirth is safe and every young person's potential is fulfilled, UNFPA works in synergy with other partners to achieve this goal... Read more
26 October 2018
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ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia—If the demographic dividend is to be harnessed, then the fundamental civil, political and socioeconomic rights of young people, including young women, must be protected and... Read more
5 October 2018
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ACCRA, Ghana, Addis Ababa Declaration on Population and Development Five-Year Review, 5 October—African ministers in charge of population issues have endorsed the continental report on the... Read more
13 September 2018
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"I was forced to live for 9 years in a brick hole in the backyard of my father's house because I had obstetric fistula," says Charlotte Nibigira, a 17-year-old suffered from obstetric fistulas for 9... Read more
13 September 2018
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Sensitization of sex workers to the fight against HIV AIDS
"I'm 21 years old and I've been a sex worker for two years. After this awareness I decided to do everything to no longer be a sex worker because I come out with hope for the future, ", says a girl... Read more
18 April 2018
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"I used to share with my husband that I want us to have several children and quickly. But I decided since today to change my mind in order to preserve my life, "said Claudine Irakoze, 24, a mother... Read more
30 November 2017
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Le Jeudi 30 Novembre 2017, le Ministère de l’Intérieur en collaboration avec le Fonds des Nations Unies pour la Population a organisé un atelier de consultation des Leaders Religieux sur la... Read more
25 November 2017
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« Ne laisser personne pour compte : Mettre fin à la violence à l’égard des femmes et filles », tel est le thème de la campagne de 16 Jours d’activisme contre les violences faites aux femmes et filles... Read more
30 October 2017
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Opinion editorial Healthier lives for young persons with disabilities   For all adolescents the issues of puberty, intimacy, relationships, love, sex, reproductive health including contraception... Read more
4 October 2017
Press Release
UNITED NATIONS, New York, 3 October 2017 — Dr. Natalia Kanem was appointed Executive Director of UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund, today by Secretary-General António Guterres. She holds the... Read more

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