Notas de prensa

Statement by UNFPA Executive Director Babatunde Osotimehin on Japanese Earthquakes and Tsunami

16 Marzo 2011
Author: UNFPA

United Nations, New York — On behalf of UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund, I express our deepest sympathy to the people and Government of Japan following the catastrophic earthquakes and tsunami. We are shocked and saddened by the death of thousands of people and the widespread destruction, and present our heartfelt condolences to the bereaved nation.

In a spirit of solidarity, we join the United Nations Secretary General in standing by the Japanese people, ready to join the international community’s efforts in extending all possible assistance.

Japan
Población : 126.9 mil
Tasa de fertilidad
1.5
Proporción de mortalidad materna
5
Tasa de prevalencia de anticonceptivos
44
Población de 10 a 24 años
14%
Youth secondary school enrollment
Niños 99%
Niñas 100%