Upcoming Events

Main events calendar

Upcoming Events

6 February 2016 - 6 February 2016


International Day of Zero Tolerance for Female Genital Mutilation

The sixth of February is International Day of Zero Tolerance for Female Genital Mutilation (FGM), a day to raise awareness of the practice and work towards its elimination. UNFPA will observe the day on 8 February, when a special high level event will be held at the United Nations in New York. 


14 May 2016 - 16 May 2016


“Young Midwives in the Lead” Midwifery Symposium and Scholarships

Closed for applications. 

This symposium will bring together young midwife leaders from around the world to explore ways to strengthen and improve sexual and reproductive health, maternal health, and child health in line with the new Sustainable Development Goals