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8 February 2000
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UNITED NATIONS, New York - The United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) today appointed Miss Universe, Mpule Kwelagobe, its Goodwill Ambassador for Botswana.
1 February 2000
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Pristina, Kosovo - The United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) will today hand over a fully equipped laundry department to the maternity clinic at Pristina University Hospital.
14 January 2000
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UNITED NATIONS, New York - The Secretary-General of the United Nations today announced the appointment of Kunio Waki of Japan as Deputy Executive Director of the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA), effective 1... Read more
13 January 2000
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UNITED NATIONS, New York - The United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) has sent supplies to Venezuela to meet the reproductive health needs of pregnant women and others displaced by last month’s devastating floods and... Read more
16 November 1999
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New York – The United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) today appointed Dr. Bertrand Piccard, its Goodwill Ambassador and Face to Face Campaign Spokesperson for Switzerland.
11 October 1999
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New York – The United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) today appointed Mary Banotti, Member of European Parliament, its Goodwill Ambassador and Face to Face Campaign Spokesperson for Ireland.
7 January 1999
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New York -- The United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) today appointed renowned Nigerian author Chinua Achebe as a Goodwill Ambassador.
1 November 1998
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Known for her commitment to social causes, Ms Azmi will advocate population and development, reproductive health and gender issues. She will also visit UNFPA’s project sites, interact with communities and address... Read more
20 October 1998
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NEW YORK – The United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) today named Geri Halliwell Goodwill Ambassador for its international advocacy campaign for reproductive health care, gender equality and the empowerment of women... Read more
1 October 1998
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NEW YORK – Finnish singer and songwriter Mikko Kuustonen has agreed to become the first person from his country to be named Goodwill Ambassador of the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA). He will be appointed... Read more

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