16 Abril 2020
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Los agentes de extensión en Siria realizan labores de sensibilización sobre la pandemia. © UNFPA Siria
CAMPAMENTO DE AZRAQ, Jordania/HOMS, Siria/NACIONES UNIDAS, Nueva York - "Pasé los primeros cuatro días del bloqueo llamando a beneficiarios para informarles de la disponibilidad de apoyo virtual", relata al UNFPA Orouba... Lire plus
20 Diciembre 2019
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Un estudio de supervivientes yazidí descubrió que algunas fueron afectadas por sus experiencias con los periodistas, afirma la experta Sherizaan Minwalla. © UNFPA/Khetam Malkawi
NACIONES UNIDAS, Nueva York/AMMAN, Jordania - La violencia sexual y de género aterroriza a mujeres y niñas de todo el mundo, y afecta a una de cada tres mujeres. Los periodistas desempeñan un papel fundamental en el... Lire plus
11 Diciembre 2019
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El UNFPA está intensificando sus actividades para prestar servicios de salud reproductiva y apoyar a las sobrevivientes de la violencia en el noreste de Siria. © UNFPA Siria
AL TAPQQA, Siria - Mientras los enfrentamientos provocan estragos en el noreste de Siria, el número de víctimas civiles y el impacto sobre los sistemas de salud sigue aumentando. Los desplazamientos masivos han... Lire plus
23 Agosto 2018
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Las mujeres se enfrentan al desplazamiento, el estigma o incluso el aislamiento si no pueden tener hijos. Un asesor del UNFPA cuida de un niño en el campamento de Amiriyat, Faluya. © UNFPA Irak/Salwa Moussa
DOHUK, Irak – Hace trece años, en Damasco, Siria, Rawa* se enamoró. “Todo era perfecto por aquel entonces”, contaba. Tenía 30 años y era maestra de guardería. Tanto ella como su marido estaban ansiosos por formar una... Lire plus
22 Marzo 2018
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Survivors of gender-based violence require a full range of services, from medical care to counselling to legal support. © UNFPA Iraq
UNITED NATIONS, New York/KHANKE and DOHUK, Iraq – “I was sold more than once,” Resalah* told UNFPA. A member of the Yazidi minority, she was abducted by the Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant (ISIL, also known as ISIS... Lire plus
19 Marzo 2018
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A UNFPA-supported mobile team performs an ultrasound for a pregnant woman displaced from Afrin. © UNFPA Syria/Sufian Abdulmouty
TAL REFAAT, Syria – A surge in violence in Syria’s northern Afrin region has triggered a mass displacement of the civilian population, with an estimated 98,000 people fleeing as the hostilities approached Afrin City.... Lire plus
24 Enero 2018
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A staff member at the newly opened clinic attends to a newborn baby. Image from UNFPA Syria and Al Mawadda
AL-TABQA CITY, Syria – A new reproductive health clinic has been opened in the embattled northern Syrian city of Al-Tabqa, which has been the site of intense fighting over the past five years. The second largest city in... Lire plus
3 Enero 2018
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Dr. Hiba Al-Mallah gives family planning counselling to Syrian refugees. She says there are many misconceptions about contraception. © UNFPA Jordan/Elspeth Dehnert
AMMAN, Jordan – “I don’t want more kids and I’m afraid to get pregnant,” said Fatima*, a 37-year-old Syrian refugee and mother of six, at a UNFPA-supported clinic in Jordan’s capital, Amman. But for years she was not... Lire plus
2 Enero 2018
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UNFPA and Syrian Arab Red Cross arrived in Sheikh Maqsoud on 28 December, the first time a UN agency has entered the area with aid. © UNFPA Syria
SHEIKH MAQSOUD, Syria – Two mobile reproductive health teams have been deployed to the Sheikh Maqsoud area of Aleppo following the arrival of a UNFPA and Syrian Arab Red Crescent mission on 28 December, the first time a... Lire plus
26 Julio 2017
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Ruqayya and her newborn recover at the Pan-Armenian Charity clinic, outside the Al-Areesheh displacement camp in north-eastern Syria. © UNFPA Syria
DAMASCUS, Syria – Ruqayya was pregnant when she fled the embattled city of Deir ez-Zor, in north-eastern Syria, with her husband and two young children. The family took refuge in Al-Areesheh camp, in Al-Hasakah... Lire plus