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  • 16 May 2022
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UNFPA launches “2 Hours to Life” with Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited, supporting life-saving maternal health services in Benin, Togo and Cote d’Ivoire

UNFPA, the UN sexual and reproductive health agency, is partnering with Takeda on 2 Hours to Life, a project that stands to save the lives of approximately one million pregnant women and newborns in…

UNFPA launches “2 Hours to Life” with Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited,…

UNFPA, the UN sexual and reproductive health agency, is partnering with Takeda on 2 Hours to Life, a project that stands to save…

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  • 09 May 2022
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Situation for women and girls in Syria worse than ever before as conflict grinds on

7.3 million women and girls need life-saving sexual and reproductive health services

Situation for women and girls in Syria worse than ever before as conflict…

7.3 million women and girls need life-saving sexual and reproductive health services

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  • 27 Apr 2022
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UNFPA receives EDGE Assess and EDGEplus certification

Certifications recognize commitment to gender equality, diversity, equity and inclusion in the workplace

UNFPA receives EDGE Assess and EDGEplus certification

Certifications recognize commitment to gender equality, diversity, equity and inclusion in the workplace

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  • 19 Apr 2022
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Women and girls in Ukraine and neighboring countries require urgent support

Nearly two months after Russia invaded Ukraine, the war continues to cause terrifying suffering, destruction and displacement, taking a disproportionate toll on women and girls. Women and children…

Women and girls in Ukraine and neighboring countries require urgent support

Nearly two months after Russia invaded Ukraine, the war continues to cause terrifying suffering, destruction and displacement,…

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  • 05 Apr 2022
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UN agencies launch innovation challenge to support women's empowerment, maternal health, reproductive rights

UNFPA, the UN’s sexual and reproductive health agency, the World Intellectual Property Organisation, and the International Telecommunication Union are pleased to announce their first ever Joint…

UN agencies launch innovation challenge to support women's empowerment,…

UNFPA, the UN’s sexual and reproductive health agency, the World Intellectual Property Organisation, and the International…

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  • 30 Mar 2022
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Nearly half of all pregnancies are unintended—a global crisis, says new UNFPA report

War, humanitarian emergencies create conditions for unintended pregnancies to climb further

Nearly half of all pregnancies are unintended—a global crisis, says new UNFPA…

War, humanitarian emergencies create conditions for unintended pregnancies to climb further

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  • 15 Mar 2022
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Women and girls continue to pay a heavy price in Yemen as the conflict slips further from global view

Seven devastating years of fighting have left 23.4 million people in need of humanitarian assistance in Yemen, a country that is struggling with a dire economic crisis, damaged infrastructure, and a…

Women and girls continue to pay a heavy price in Yemen as the conflict slips…

Seven devastating years of fighting have left 23.4 million people in need of humanitarian assistance in Yemen, a country that is…

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  • 13 Dec 2021
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Women and girls’ needs require urgent attention as climate shocks, conflict and COVID fuel humanitarian crises

Natural disasters, intensified by climate change, conflict and the continuing coronavirus pandemic, are driving up humanitarian needs and displacement worldwide, taking a devastating and…

Women and girls’ needs require urgent attention as climate shocks, conflict and…

Natural disasters, intensified by climate change, conflict and the continuing coronavirus pandemic, are driving up humanitarian…

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  • 07 Dec 2021
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Das Race Goal, an Esports Competition Combining Soccer and RC Racing With The Virtual World held at BMW Welt, to Support United Nations Population Fund’s Mission

Popular esports personalities will race at BMW Welt in Munich to raise awareness and funds for social investment programmes

Das Race Goal, an Esports Competition Combining Soccer and RC Racing With The…

Popular esports personalities will race at BMW Welt in Munich to raise awareness and funds for social investment programmes

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