News on Population Trends

1 Junio 2015
Much of the world is poised to reap a demographic dividend. But to do this, countries must invest in young people. Students in Cotonou, Benin. © UNFPA Benin/Ollivier Girard
UNITED NATIONS, New York – Young people are increasingly recognized as critical actors in matters of global importance. "I place great hope in their power to shape our future,” United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-... Leer más
20 Noviembre 2012
NUEVA YORK --- Académicos y expertos pertenecientes a siete organismos de las Naciones Unidas se reunieron esta semana en el Fondo de Población de las Naciones Unidas (UNFPA) para celebrar la primera de una serie de... Leer más
29 Junio 2012
PROVINCIA DE BAMYAN (Afganistán) --- “Nadie ha realizado una encuesta antes aquí y nadie conoce el tipo de desafíos a los que nos enfrentamos aquí,” dice Mohammad Ibrahim, un agricultor de la provincia de Bamiyan... Leer más
22 Septiembre 2014
Niñas en el Níger
NACIONES UNIDAS, Nueva York – “Si invertimos de forma significativa en la educación de las niñas, la salud sexual y reproductiva de los jóvenes y los adolescentes, así como en el empoderamiento de las mujeres en... Leer más
18 Noviembre 2014
UNITED NATIONS, New York – “Never before have there been so many young people – never again is there likely to be such potential for economic and social progress,” Dr. Babatunde Osotimehin, UNFPA’s Executive Director,... Leer más
3 Septiembre 2014
CHIANG MAI, Thailand - The catastrophe predicted to result from the rapid ageing of Asian populations is far from inevitable, said experts at a regional conference being held this week in Thailand. Making changes to... Leer más
9 Julio 2014
COLOMBO, Sri Lanka – Young people hold the keys to the future; unlocking their potential will lead to a better world for everyone. These facts are supported by mounting evidence from Sri Lanka, where UNFPA has worked... Leer más
16 Julio 2014
PRAGUE, Czech Republic – When Maryana Borisova was a teenager in Bulgaria, she seemed destined to follow the same life path as other girls in her traditional Roma community: She would get married and have her first... Leer más
11 Marzo 2014
UNITED NATIONS, New York – As the 58th session of the Commission on the Status of Women opened in New York, UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund, and the World Bank Group convened a high-level side event to focus... Leer más
15 Abril 2014
UNITED NATIONS, New York – The growing number of young people in Africa could offer enormous potential gains to the continent, but only if their needs are met and their rights are fulfilled. This was the central message... Leer más