UNFPA-UNICEF Joint Programme on the Elimination of Female Genital Mutilation
Female genital mutilation (FGM) is in decline around the world. Today, in 30 countries where FGM is common, around one in three girls aged 15 to 19 have been subjected to the…
Youth, Peace & Security
Across the globe, there are extraordinary young people creatively seeking ways to prevent violence and consolidate peace. However, many are frustrated by the tendency of their…
Don't Look Away
Sexual harassment is an insidious expression of gender inequality. It knows no social, economic or national boundaries.
Annual Report 2018
UNFPA programmes in 2018 advanced gender equality and women's empowerment and addressed the physical and psychological impact of gender-based violence.
Safe Birth, Even Here
UNFPA’s campaign to end maternal death in humanitarian and fragile settings
State of World Population 2018
Not so long ago, most people had large families: five children, on average.Where once there was one global fertility rate, today there are many, with differences wider than at any…