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18 March 2016
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BEIJING, 18 March 2016 – A new phase has been agreed for South-South Cooperation on Population and Development, aligned with the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and underpinned by the principles of the Programme... Read more
15 March 2016
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Nueva York - Ashley Judd, actriz y escritora reconocida por sus actividades humanitarias, fue designada hoy como nueva Embajadora de Buena Voluntad del UNFPA.
11 March 2016
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UNITED NATIONS, New York—Despite advances in recent years, girls continue to suffer from discrimination and exclusion just because they are young and female, warned Dr. Babatunde Osotimehin, Executive Director of UNFPA... Read more
8 March 2016
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NEW YORK — A new multi-country initiative to accelerate action to end child marriage will help protect the rights of millions of the world’s most vulnerable girls, UNICEF and UNFPA said on International Women’s Day.
8 February 2016
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UNITED NATIONS, New York –Diana Kendi Makale, a journalist from Kenya, was selected as the winner of the first Efua Dorkenoo Pan African Award for Reportage on Female Genital Mutilation. Ms. Makale, who works for the... Read more
3 February 2016
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UNITED NATIONS, New York – UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund, is seeking $107.1 million to meet the urgent needs of more than 5 million women and girls from Syria affected by the world’s largest humanitarian... Read more
25 January 2016
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UNITED NATIONS, New York – President Joko Widodo, of the Republic of Indonesia, Dr. Babatunde Osotimehin, the Executive Director of UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund, and numerous global leaders at the... Read more
20 January 2016
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NEW YORK/GENEVA – Oumo , a young woman from sub-Saharan Africa is fleeing persecution that has left her brother-in-law dead and her sister missing. Fearing for her life, she made the dangerous and difficult journey to... Read more
3 December 2015
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NACIONES UNIDAS, Nueva York, 3 de diciembre de 2015 -- Las necesidades de salud de las mujeres y de las adolescentes se suelen descuidar en la asistencia humanitaria en contextos de desastres naturales y conflictos en... Read more
12 November 2015
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Report from WHO, UNICEF, UNFPA, World Bank Group and the United Nations Population Division highlights progress  GENEVA/NEW YORK, 12 November 2015 – The maternal death ratio has fallen by 44 per cent since 1990, United... Read more

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