24 June 2016
News
New mothers in David, Panama. Women's sexual and reproductive health, and their rights during childbirth, took centre stage at the 2016 UN Population Awards. © UNFPA/Guadalupe Valdes
UNITED NATIONS, New York – Women's health and rights took centre stage at yesterday's United Nations Population Award ceremony, held at UN Headquarters in New York. The UN honoured Brazilian social scientist Carmen... Read more
23 October 2015
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Over the last 70 years, there has been remarkable progress in sexual and reproductive health. Women learn about family planning at a clinic in Tunisia in 1987. © UN Photo/John Isaac
NATIONS UNIES, New York – Les Nations Unies ont vu le jour il y a 70 ans. Depuis, nous avons assisté à d’immenses progrès en matière de santé sexuelle et reproductive. Les soins médicaux et les programmes de... Read more
7 April 2014
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NATIONS UNIES, New York – Il y a vingt ans, en 1994, la communauté internationale se réunissait au Caire, en Égypte, pour analyser l’évolution du monde et la manière dont les changements affectaient les personnes les... Read more
24 October 2013
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UNFPA Launches Advocacy Platform for Post-2015 Development Framework
Exposé de position pour l'après-2015 de l'UNFPA À l'approche de la date d'échéance pour la réalisation des Objectifs du Millénaire pour le développement (OMD), l'UNFPA a lancé une plateforme de plaidoyer pour le cadre... Read more
12 February 2014
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UN Launches ICPD Beyond 2014 Global Review Report
  The ICPD Beyond 2014 Global Report is the culmination of a landmark UN review of progress, gaps, challenges and emerging issues in relation to the ICPD Programme of Action. It gathers data from 176 member states,... Read more
11 March 2014
In the News
UNITED NATIONS (The Guardian) - Men must learn what gender equality means and stop trying to control women's lives if future development goals are to have any real traction, the head of the UN Population Fund (UNFPA)... Read more
8 April 2014
News
Midwives are Key to Fewer Maternal Deaths
UNITED NATIONS, New York – At a side event of the 47th session of the United Nations Commission on Population and Development, leaders and experts highlighted the key role of midwifery in drastically decreasing maternal... Read more
13 April 2014
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UNITED NATIONS, New York – Youth participants took centre stage at a side event of the UN Commission on Population and Development where they joined international leaders and experts to discuss how young people can be... Read more
10 March 2014
UNITED NATIONS, New York - UNFPA Patron H.R.H. the Crown Princess of Denmark was briefed by UNFPA Executive Director Dr. Babatunde Osotimehin on the ICPD Beyond 2014 Global Report and ways to translate it into action,... Read more
4 April 2014
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UNITED NATIONS, New York – Heads of State, dignitaries and other leaders participated today in a high-level debate at the United Nations Headquarters in New York, addressing the central role of human rights, dignity,... Read more

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