16 Octobre 2019
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Le centre CASE, soutenu par l’UNFPA, offre un soutien social et juridique aux femmes ayant survécu à la violence basée sur le genre à Ayacucho. © Municipalité de Huamanga / Roxana Gomez Leon
LIMA, Pérou - Pour les victimes de la violence basée sur le genre dans la région d'Ayacucho au Pérou, déposer une plainte était une expérience déconcertante. En plus du traumatisme lui-même, les femmes – dont beaucoup... Read more
15 Juillet 2019
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Des migrants vénézuéliens à la frontière colombienne. © Tomer Urwicz
CÚCUTA, Colombie ; BOA VISTA, Brésil ; ESMERALDAS-SUCUMBIOS, Équateur ; TUMBES, Pérou – Les bouleversements politiques et économiques au Venezuela continuent de provoquer un exode massif de migrants et de réfugiés. Près... Read more
19 Février 2018
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Angie and Jazmin were both teen mothers in Lima, Peru. They both say they did not have access to comprehensive sexuality education. © Paco Chuquiure
LIMA, Peru – "I became pregnant at 14 years old,” Angie told UNFPA. Now 19, she lives with her son in a low-income area on the margins of Peru’s capital, Lima, in the densely populated Villa El Salvador District. Angie... Read more
4 Janvier 2018
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Lily emerged as a leader after floods displaced thousands in and around Íllimo. © UNFPA Peru/Angela Valverde
LAMBAYEQUE, Peru – “When the disaster struck, I was in an advanced stage of pregnancy, and all I did was try to protect my life and my children’s lives,” said Lily, 40, describing how her family fled flooding in the... Read more
18 Août 2017
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Women and girls face some of the greatest challenges, including the threat of dengue fever and Zika to pregnant women, barriers to family planning, and increased risk of gender-based violence. © UNFPA Peru/Juan Pablo Casapia
PIURA, Peru – Flooding and heavy rains on the northern coast of Peru caused widespread displacement and damage between February and April. Over a million people were affected and a state of emergency was declared. Women... Read more