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Rappler
Filipino youth to tackle SDGs, voter educationof the Sustainable Development Goals. Image courtesy UNFPA / YouthVotePhilippin
Filipino youth to tackle SDGs, voter education
Rappler / Posted 3 days ago
of the Sustainable Development Goals. Image courtesy UNFPA / YouthVotePhilippines This is an announcement from the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA). MANILA, Philippines - How important is the youth vote in the upcoming... Read more
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Unicef
A second chance at schooling for pregnant teenagers in Ebola-affected Sierra LeoneThese classes are part of a new initiative supported by the Ministry of Educati
A second chance at schooling for pregnant teenagers in Ebola-affected Sierra Leone
Unicef / Posted 3 days ago
These classes are part of a new initiative supported by the Ministry of Education, Science & Technology, UNICEF, the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA), IrishAid and the UK’s Department for International Development (DFID). The programme... Read more
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ESPN
Buccigross: The Blink-182 hockey tribute!can hear me now Blow the lock off the cage, watch the children come of age Wh
Buccigross: The Blink-182 hockey tribute!
ESPN / Posted 3 days ago
can hear me now Blow the lock off the cage, watch the children come of age When their parents stop to take a bow The United Nations Population Fund announced earlier this week that the world's population was set to reach 7 billion people, or... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Shapes of Violence, 2are reverberating in northeast Nigeria: the agency mandated with procuring Inte
Shapes of Violence, 2
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
are reverberating in northeast Nigeria: the agency mandated with procuring Inter-Agency Reproductive Health kits, the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA), has been unable to secure a shipment of Kit 5, the medical kit designed to treat... Read more
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Rappler
The country's next leaders should focus on the youthIn 2014,the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA), released the State of World
The country's next leaders should focus on the youth
Rappler / Posted 3 days ago
In 2014,the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA), released the State of World Population report, The Power of 1.8 Billion: Adolescents, Youth and the Transformation of the Future, which discussed the potential economic gains that countries with... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Why Get Checked for Cervical Cancercheck-ups to prevent other cancers such as breast cancer. Prevention is very im
Why Get Checked for Cervical Cancer
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
check-ups to prevent other cancers such as breast cancer. Prevention is very important and this is the heart of our work at United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA). Why should we worry about cervical cancer? The glaring statistics. Every woman of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Counties Urged to Invest More in the Youthurged to invest more in the youth, as this will boost the country's economy in
Counties Urged to Invest More in the Youth
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
urged to invest more in the youth, as this will boost the country's economy in the long run. Speaking during the meeting, United Nations Population Fund Representative in Kenya Siddharth Chatterjee stated that resources should readily be made... Read more
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Ghanaweb.com
Media must sustain public education on Ebola - UNFPAHealth News of Saturday, 23 April 2016 Mrs Doris Mawuse Aglobitse, the Communi
Media must sustain public education on Ebola - UNFPA
Ghanaweb.com / Posted 8 days ago
Health News of Saturday, 23 April 2016 Mrs Doris Mawuse Aglobitse, the Communication and Resource Mobilisation Officer, United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA), has asked the media to sustain the public education on the symptoms and prevention of the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Explain How Sh22.5 Billion Health Cash Will Be Spent, State ToldSh2.5 billion to the eight major hospitals run by counties. The two are Kenyatt
Explain How Sh22.5 Billion Health Cash Will Be Spent, State Told
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
Sh2.5 billion to the eight major hospitals run by counties. The two are Kenyatta and Moi Teaching and Referral hospitals. United Nations Population Fund resident coordinator Siddharth ChatterjeeIt said 15 counties contributed to 90 per cent of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Governors Discuss Health As Devolution Meeting Enters Second Day in Meruhas also been revealed that 15 counties contribute to 90 per cent of all matern
Governors Discuss Health As Devolution Meeting Enters Second Day in Meru
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
has also been revealed that 15 counties contribute to 90 per cent of all maternal deaths in the country, according to the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) resident coordinator Siddharth Chatterjee. Turkana Governor Nanok blames the high... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Group Launches Regulated Social Media Discussion to Drive PoliciesOgbuagu the Former Global Coordinator of the Global programme to Enhance Reprod
Group Launches Regulated Social Media Discussion to Drive Policies
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
Ogbuagu the Former Global Coordinator of the Global programme to Enhance Reproductive health Commodity Security at the United Nations Population Fund, formally launched a regulated social media discussion as part of its strategy to coalesce... Read more
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Daily Mail
Princess Mary appears in stunning shots on Euro Woman coverswomen's health and rights and the Crown Princess will be the official patron.
Princess Mary appears in stunning shots on Euro Woman covers
Daily Mail / Posted 10 days ago
women's health and rights and the Crown Princess will be the official patron. The Princess also acts as a patron for the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) and the Danish Maternity Foundation and is a member of the High-Level Task Force for... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Time to Stop Preventable Deaths of Mothers, ChildrenKariithi is a senior service delivery technical adviser at PATH. Dr Okoro is a
Time to Stop Preventable Deaths of Mothers, Children
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
Kariithi is a senior service delivery technical adviser at PATH. Dr Okoro is a sexual and reproductive health programme officer at the United Nations Population Fund and a member of the Maternal, Newborn and Child Health Legislation T... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
God Saw It Fit to Give Us These ChildrenCream donated by the Zimbabwean community through the country's ambassador, Rof
God Saw It Fit to Give Us These Children
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
Cream donated by the Zimbabwean community through the country's ambassador, Rofina Ndakaziva Chikava. The staff of the United Nations Population Fund and its country representative Dennia Gayle were among the first to assist the family with... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Sad Tales of Botched Abortions Among Schoolgirls in Mwanzajail. Tanzania has one of the world's highest maternal mortality rates at 454
Sad Tales of Botched Abortions Among Schoolgirls in Mwanza
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 days ago
jail. Tanzania has one of the world's highest maternal mortality rates at 454 deaths per 100,000 births according to the United Nations Population Fund figures. According to Dr Chibwe, out of 155 maternal deaths reported in 2011 at Muhimbili... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Gender Equality and Equity in Health Will Anchor Drive Towards a Sustainable National DevelopmentNairobi — Last month, the Government of Kenya (GoK) in partnership with United
Gender Equality and Equity in Health Will Anchor Drive Towards a Sustainable National Development
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 days ago
Nairobi — Last month, the Government of Kenya (GoK) in partnership with United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) at the sidelines of the 60th Session of the UN Commission of Women in New York, launched the report on the 'Assessment of the UNFPA... Read more
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Business Wire
DC World Bank Protest Friday: ‘$2.86 a Day is Not Middle Income!’despite high levels of income inequality and greater disease burden. In Swazila
DC World Bank Protest Friday: ‘$2.86 a Day is Not Middle Income!’
Business Wire / Posted 18 days ago
despite high levels of income inequality and greater disease burden. In Swaziland, nearly 1 in 3 adults is HIV-positive; however, the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) has stopped providing condoms to the country due to its MIC des... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Maternal and Child Health Aides Receive Training On the Use of ImplantPlanning Unit of the Ministry of Health and Sanitation, at the Princess Christi
Maternal and Child Health Aides Receive Training On the Use of Implant
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 days ago
Planning Unit of the Ministry of Health and Sanitation, at the Princess Christian Maternity Hospital, with support from United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA). The main objective of the training was to provide skills to service providers... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Solar Power, Text Messages Fight Maternal Deaths in Rural Cameroonpregnancy-related causes and 58,000 children under the age of 5 lose their live
Solar Power, Text Messages Fight Maternal Deaths in Rural Cameroon
AllAfrica.com / Posted 19 days ago
pregnancy-related causes and 58,000 children under the age of 5 lose their lives every year in Cameroon, according to the United Nations Population Fund in Cameroon. Most of them live in rural parts of the country, where health services are... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Solar power, text messages fight maternal deaths in rural Cameroonpregnancy-related causes and 58,000 children under the age of 5 lose their live
Solar power, text messages fight maternal deaths in rural Cameroon
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 19 days ago
pregnancy-related causes and 58,000 children under the age of 5 lose their lives every year in Cameroon, according to the United Nations Population Fund in Cameroon. Most of them live in rural parts of the country, where health services are... Read more
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The Star
Solar power, text messages fight maternal deaths in rural Cameroonpregnancy-related causes and 58,000 children under the age of 5 lose their live
Solar power, text messages fight maternal deaths in rural Cameroon
The Star / Posted 19 days ago
pregnancy-related causes and 58,000 children under the age of 5 lose their lives every year in Cameroon, according to the United Nations Population Fund in Cameroon. Most of them live in rural parts of the country, where health services are... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
African Countries and Development Partners Commit to Advancing the Demographic Dividend during event hosted by UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund, in collabora
African Countries and Development Partners Commit to Advancing the Demographic Dividend
AllAfrica.com / Posted 19 days ago
during event hosted by UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund, in collaboration with the Embassies of the Republic of Chad and the Republic of Guinea for... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Govt Participates in AU Finance Ministers' Economic Committeeof the Ministers of Finance, Planning and Economic Development, which was held
Govt Participates in AU Finance Ministers' Economic Committee
AllAfrica.com / Posted 20 days ago
of the Ministers of Finance, Planning and Economic Development, which was held in Addis Ababa with the participation of United Nations Population Fund, World Bank and the World Health Organization (WHO), along participation of more than 32... Read more
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Daily Mail
Ashley Judd shows off Henna tattoo as she visits Zaatari refugee campher Henna tattoo as she visited the Zaatari refugee camp. She's pictured prepar
Ashley Judd shows off Henna tattoo as she visits Zaatari refugee camp
Daily Mail / Posted 20 days ago
her Henna tattoo as she visited the Zaatari refugee camp. She's pictured preparing food with several women at the camp The United Nations Population Fund Goodwill Ambassador was also seen talking UN employees at the refugee camp near the city of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Travails of IDPs in Yobeequally worthy of note that humanitarian agencies, including SEMA, NEMA, Red Cr
Travails of IDPs in Yobe
AllAfrica.com / Posted 23 days ago
equally worthy of note that humanitarian agencies, including SEMA, NEMA, Red Cross, World Health Organization (WHO), United Nations Population Fund (UNPFA), World Food Programme (WFP), UNICEF, Action Against Hunger among others have... Read more
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Breitbart
Malaysia Legislator: Banning Child Marriage Will Lead Girls to Seek Casual Sexbrides aged 15 and under in 2010. “Four years later, in 2014, Malaysia yet aga
Malaysia Legislator: Banning Child Marriage Will Lead Girls to Seek Casual Sex
Breitbart / Posted 24 days ago
brides aged 15 and under in 2010. “Four years later, in 2014, Malaysia yet again caused international concern, with the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) 2014 Report recording that more than 15,000 Malaysian children were married off before... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Indigenous female condom launched in Indiahealthier families and communities," said Dr. M. Ayyappan, CMD, HLL. 'Velvet'
Indigenous female condom launched in India
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 25 days ago
healthier families and communities," said Dr. M. Ayyappan, CMD, HLL. 'Velvet' was pre-qualified by the WHO and the UNFPA (United Nations Population Fund) in March this year and HLL is among the four pre-qualified suppliers of female condoms across... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Gewe Project Flops in Mzimbahas flopped as not much has been done on the ground. Mvula said despite a lot
Gewe Project Flops in Mzimba
AllAfrica.com / Posted 25 days ago
has flopped as not much has been done on the ground. Mvula said despite a lot of money going to the programme supported by United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA), people of traditional authorities Mzukuzuku and Mzikubola, the project's catchment... Read more
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New Kerala
Nadda launches indigenous female condom - newkerala.com #45959healthier families and communities," said Dr. M. Ayyappan, CMD, HLL. 'Velvet'
Nadda launches indigenous female condom - newkerala.com #45959
New Kerala / Posted 25 days ago
healthier families and communities," said Dr. M. Ayyappan, CMD, HLL. 'Velvet' was pre-qualified by the WHO and the UNFPA (United Nations Population Fund) in March this year and HLL is among the four pre-qualified suppliers of female condoms across... Read more
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dna
Health Minister JP Nadda launches indigenous female condom 'Velvet'healthier families and communities," said Dr. M. Ayyappan, CMD, HLL. Velvet' w
Health Minister JP Nadda launches indigenous female condom 'Velvet'
dna / Posted 25 days ago
healthier families and communities," said Dr. M. Ayyappan, CMD, HLL. Velvet' was pre-qualified by the WHO and the UNFPA (United Nations Population Fund) in March this year and HLL is among the four pre-qualified suppliers of female condoms across... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
UN Organisation, Minister Want Gender Bill RevisitedThe United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) has called on the National Assembly
UN Organisation, Minister Want Gender Bill Revisited
AllAfrica.com / Posted 25 days ago
The United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) has called on the National Assembly to revisit the Gender and Equal Opportunities Bill and adopt it if it really wants Nigerian women to reach their full potentials. The Country Representative of UNFPA, Mrs... Read more
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Daily News
Scintillating Starwith nearly twenty years of experience in the field of gender and development i
Scintillating Star
Daily News / Posted 27 days ago
with nearly twenty years of experience in the field of gender and development in the Asian region. She works for the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) and is currently based in Lao PDR, as a Deputy Representative of the UNFPA Country... Read more
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Daily News
Time to look beyond boxwhere female unemployment rate is an unreasonable 67.71 percent. This is more t
Time to look beyond box
Daily News / Posted 28 days ago
where female unemployment rate is an unreasonable 67.71 percent. This is more than double that of men, according to the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA). UNFPA adds that women’s total labour force participation has remained relatively... Read more
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New Kerala
United Nations news .:. Latest News Update on United Nationshas left an estimated 3.4 million women of reproductive age between 15 and 49 y
United Nations news .:. Latest News Update on United Nations
New Kerala / Posted 30 days ago
has left an estimated 3.4 million women of reproductive age between 15 and 49 years in need of humanitarian assistance, the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) has reported, expressing growing concern about the situation. UN tribunal acquits... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
'Sierra Leone Population Is Now Over 7 Million'which was launched at Miatta Conference Hall by President Ernest Bai Koroma, wa
'Sierra Leone Population Is Now Over 7 Million'
AllAfrica.com / Posted 30 days ago
which was launched at Miatta Conference Hall by President Ernest Bai Koroma, was compiled with technical support from the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) and other UN agencies. Giving a background to the process, Statistician General... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
19. 9 Million Women Have Been Mutilated - SpecialistNkiru Igbelina-Igbokwe is a gender specialist with the United Nations Populatio
19. 9 Million Women Have Been Mutilated - Specialist
AllAfrica.com / Posted a month ago
Nkiru Igbelina-Igbokwe is a gender specialist with the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA). In this interview she speaks about the prevalence of FGM in Nigeria and why the practice must stop. Why do you think women practice Female Genital... Read more
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New Kerala
Yemen: year of conflict puts 3.4 million women of reproductive age at risk, UN reports - newkerala.com #43239has left an estimated 3.4 million women of reproductive age between 15 and 49 y
Yemen: year of conflict puts 3.4 million women of reproductive age at risk, UN reports - newkerala.com #43239
New Kerala / Posted a month ago
has left an estimated 3.4 million women of reproductive age between 15 and 49 years in need of humanitarian assistance, the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) has reported, expressing growing concern about the situation. Of them, nearly 500,000... Read more

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