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AllAfrica.com
UK Expresses Concern Over Country's High Maternal Mortality RateBritish government wants to provide the best possible services for the people o
UK Expresses Concern Over Country's High Maternal Mortality Rate
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 hours ago
British government wants to provide the best possible services for the people of Nigeria," said Lowcock. DFID, through the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA), is considered the biggest funder of family planning commodities and services... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
UK Govt Expresses Concerns Over Nigeria's High Maternal Mortality RateBritish government wants to provide the best possible services for people of Ni
UK Govt Expresses Concerns Over Nigeria's High Maternal Mortality Rate
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 hours ago
British government wants to provide the best possible services for people of Nigeria," said Lowcock. DFID, through the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA), is considered the biggest funder of family planning commodities and services... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Family Planning - 18,950 Condoms Used At Abuja Hospital in 2016261 injectables, 260 intrauterine contraceptive methods, and 172 implants, have
Family Planning - 18,950 Condoms Used At Abuja Hospital in 2016
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 hours ago
261 injectables, 260 intrauterine contraceptive methods, and 172 implants, have been accepted by patients. Speaking at United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) and UK Department of International Develoment (DFID) facilitated visits Thurday in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Nigeria Contributes 10 Percent to Worlds Maternal Mortality - UNFPAUnited Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) and the Department for International Dev
Nigeria Contributes 10 Percent to Worlds Maternal Mortality - UNFPA
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) and the Department for International Development DFID, have said raised alarm that Nigeria's maternal mortality rate has risen to 10 percent where about 111 women die on daily basis. These were submissions by... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Unicef, UNFPA Partner Imo On Campaign Against Female Genital MutilationOwerri — The United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) and United Nations Populat
Unicef, UNFPA Partner Imo On Campaign Against Female Genital Mutilation
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Owerri — The United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) and United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) are jointly working with the wife of the Imo State Governor, Mrs. Nneoma Okorocha to stop the obnoxious act of Female Genital Mutilation or Cutting... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Govt, States, Others Collaborate in New Initiative to Tackle Maternity Mortalityas it affects issues around maternal mortality in the country. Speaking at a m
Govt, States, Others Collaborate in New Initiative to Tackle Maternity Mortality
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
as it affects issues around maternal mortality in the country. Speaking at a meeting yesterday with delegations from the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) and the Department for International Development DFID, Prof Osinbajo observed that... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
UNFPA, DFID to highlight need to boost reproductive health services in Nigeria26 September 2016—Dr. Babatunde Osotimehin, United Nations Under-Secretary-Gene
UNFPA, DFID to highlight need to boost reproductive health services in Nigeria
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
26 September 2016—Dr. Babatunde Osotimehin, United Nations Under-Secretary-General and Executive Director of UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund, and Mark Lowcock, Permanent Secretary of the United Kingdom’s Department for International... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
UNFPA, DFID Want Pact With Government to Save LivesAbuja — The United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) and the Great Britain's Depa
UNFPA, DFID Want Pact With Government to Save Lives
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Abuja — The United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) and the Great Britain's Department for International Development (DfID) are seeking greater collaboration with the Federal Government to save more Nigerians from preventable and avoidable deaths. To... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Contraceptive Rate Static Since 20082008 and hovers around 10 per cent. This is even as the United Nations Under-S
Contraceptive Rate Static Since 2008
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
2008 and hovers around 10 per cent. This is even as the United Nations Under-Secretary-General and Executive Director of United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA), Dr Babatunde Osotimehin and Permanent Secretary of the United Kingdom's Department... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Senator Aquino seeks probe on status of RH education in schoolssexual and reproductive health that could have a major impact on their lives,”
Senator Aquino seeks probe on status of RH education in schools
Inquirier.net / Posted 3 days ago
sexual and reproductive health that could have a major impact on their lives,” he said. Aquino said a study by the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) also showed that majority of adolescents still lack the knowledge to make responsible... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Mobile Courts Deliver Justice to Remote Areasstop work at 3pm but instead had worked beyond that and for that, they needed m
Mobile Courts Deliver Justice to Remote Areas
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
stop work at 3pm but instead had worked beyond that and for that, they needed more money from SOFEPADI. According to the United Nations Population Fund, there were 11,769 reported cases of sexual and gender-based violence in the first nine months... Read more
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New Zimbabwe
Yamamoto: why a UN Pull Out won’t happenGlobal Fund and UN agencies such as World Health Organization (WHO), United Nat
Yamamoto: why a UN Pull Out won’t happen
New Zimbabwe / Posted 3 days ago
Global Fund and UN agencies such as World Health Organization (WHO), United Nations Development Program (UNDP), Unicef and United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA). To understand the gravity of the issue – Zimbabwe allocated $330 million to the... Read more
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Aljazeera
DRC: Mobile courts deliver justice to remote areasstop work at 3pm but instead had worked beyond that and for that, they needed m
DRC: Mobile courts deliver justice to remote areas
Aljazeera / Posted 3 days ago
stop work at 3pm but instead had worked beyond that and for that, they needed more money from SOFEPADI. According to the United Nations Population Fund, there were 11,769 reported cases of sexual and gender-based violence in the first nine months... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
There's Need for Youth-Friendly Reproductive Healthcare Servicesthe rest of the world to commemorate this year's World Contraception Day, I joi
There's Need for Youth-Friendly Reproductive Healthcare Services
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
the rest of the world to commemorate this year's World Contraception Day, I join the government and its partners led by the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) in ongoing efforts to ensure that pregnancy is by choice, not by chance. I am... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Planning Ministry Discusses Cooperation With UNFPA— The minister of Planning and Territorial Development, Job Graça, received Wed
Planning Ministry Discusses Cooperation With UNFPA
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
— The minister of Planning and Territorial Development, Job Graça, received Wednesday, in Luanda the representative of the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA), Florbela Fernandes, with whom he discussed issues related to the implementation of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
The Women Who Love and Loved Boko Haramand a half. Fifteen-year-old Iyeza-Kawu looks at the ground as she talks. She'
The Women Who Love and Loved Boko Haram
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
and a half. Fifteen-year-old Iyeza-Kawu looks at the ground as she talks. She's wearing a navy hijab with the logo of the United Nations Population Fund stitched on it. She describes her two-year marriage as a happy one and explains how her... Read more
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Aljazeera
The women who love and loved Boko Haramand a half. Fifteen-year-old Iyeza-Kawu looks at the ground as she talks. She'
The women who love and loved Boko Haram
Aljazeera / Posted 8 days ago
and a half. Fifteen-year-old Iyeza-Kawu looks at the ground as she talks. She's wearing a navy hijab with the logo of the United Nations Population Fund stitched on it. She describes her two-year marriage as a happy one and explains how her... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Youth Ministry, UN Sign Cooperation AgreementLuanda — The Ministry of Youth and Sports signed Monday an agreement with Unite
Youth Ministry, UN Sign Cooperation Agreement
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
Luanda — The Ministry of Youth and Sports signed Monday an agreement with United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) on speeding up the implementation of renewed programme of Informed, responsible and organised youth (JIRO). Speaking to the press, the... Read more
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Reuters Sports News
Brazil's Olympic legacy: teenage girls tackle taboos through sportfor them to deal with all this pressure." One in five births in Brazil are to
Brazil's Olympic legacy: teenage girls tackle taboos through sport
Reuters Sports News / Posted 10 days ago
for them to deal with all this pressure." One in five births in Brazil are to mothers aged 19 or younger, according to the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA). Teen pregnancy affects young women from the "most vulnerable" social groups, said... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Miguel Tanfelix makes a stand against pre-marital sexgawin rather than sex, drugs or smoking.” Miguel was chosen by the Commission
Miguel Tanfelix makes a stand against pre-marital sex
Manila Bulletin / Posted 13 days ago
gawin rather than sex, drugs or smoking.” Miguel was chosen by the Commission on Population (POPCOM), in partnership with United Nations Population Fund and the Center for Health Solutions and Innovations Philippines, Inc. (CHSI), as their... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Pregnancies Among Teens On the Risean interface meeting his organisation had together with the visiting members of
Pregnancies Among Teens On the Rise
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
an interface meeting his organisation had together with the visiting members of parliament from Norway and officials from United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA). He said Malawi needs to act to reverse the trend among especially school going... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
The Girl Generation, Others Tackle Female Genital MutilationNational Anti Female Genital Mutilation Youth Network in Nigeria (NAFGMYNN) to
The Girl Generation, Others Tackle Female Genital Mutilation
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
National Anti Female Genital Mutilation Youth Network in Nigeria (NAFGMYNN) to help tackle the menace. According to the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA), no fewer than 19 million girls undergo Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) in Nigeria... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Parents in the Firing Line As Child Marriage Continuesof law against it, the police and activists say the abuse escalates and child m
Parents in the Firing Line As Child Marriage Continues
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
of law against it, the police and activists say the abuse escalates and child marriage remains a problem. According to the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) underage marriage is attributed to persistent poverty, gender inequality, traditions,... Read more
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Rappler
DOH wants P1.2-B reproductive health budget in 2017before lawmakers during their September 6 budget hearing at the House of Repres
DOH wants P1.2-B reproductive health budget in 2017
Rappler / Posted 16 days ago
before lawmakers during their September 6 budget hearing at the House of Representatives. "Our people, together with [the United Nations Population Fund, the World Health Organization] and other groups, came up with a contraceptive investment... Read more
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Mashable
Jane Goodall, Memory Banda and Ingrid Nilsen join Social Good Summit 2016 lineupEnergy Bob More, Senior Advisor for the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Babat
Jane Goodall, Memory Banda and Ingrid Nilsen join Social Good Summit 2016 lineup
Mashable / Posted 20 days ago
Energy Bob More, Senior Advisor for the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Babatunde Osotimehin, Executive Director of the United Nations Population Fund Bertrand Piccard, Chairman & Pilot of Solar Impulse Mary Robinson, President of the Mary... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
HelpAge Asia-Pacific Regional Conference 2016 addresses challenges of ageing populationdoesn’t necessarily have to be a self-fulfilling prophecy,” noted Yoriko Yasuka
HelpAge Asia-Pacific Regional Conference 2016 addresses challenges of ageing population
News-Medical-Net / Posted 23 days ago
doesn’t necessarily have to be a self-fulfilling prophecy,” noted Yoriko Yasukawa, Asia-Pacific Regional Director of the United Nations Population Fund, UNFPA. “Making changes to economic and health policies as well as mindsets can help countries... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Male Involvement in Family Planning Vital for Demographic Dividendis immensely lower compared to the number of increased income earners is known
Male Involvement in Family Planning Vital for Demographic Dividend
AllAfrica.com / Posted 24 days ago
is immensely lower compared to the number of increased income earners is known as Demographic Dividend. According to The United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA), Demographic Dividend is the economic growth potential that can result from shifts in... Read more
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Breitbart
India's Ongoing Rape Crisis Causes Changes in the LawNews reported in May that, according to the study conducted by the Internationa
India's Ongoing Rape Crisis Causes Changes in the Law
Breitbart / Posted 24 days ago
News reported in May that, according to the study conducted by the International Center for Research on Women and the United Nations Population Fund, “over half of women in India surveyed two years ago said they had experienced some form of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Personal Growth Is Intentionalwriter is an Independent Certified Coach, Trainer and Speaker with the John Max
Personal Growth Is Intentional
AllAfrica.com / Posted 28 days ago
writer is an Independent Certified Coach, Trainer and Speaker with the John Maxwell Team. Prior to this, she served as an Operations Manager and Project Specialist at United Nations Population Fund, both in Rwanda and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Local Woman Rolls Wheels At UN Agencieswith confidence. All the other drivers at UN agencies in Harare, such as the I
Local Woman Rolls Wheels At UN Agencies
AllAfrica.com / Posted 30 days ago
with confidence. All the other drivers at UN agencies in Harare, such as the International Labour Organisation (ILO), the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA), UN Women, United Nations Programme on HIV/Aids (UNAIDS) and UNHCR joined well after... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Weed Out Child, Forced Marriageswas left out due to the fact that most of the NGOs concentrate on working in ot
Weed Out Child, Forced Marriages
AllAfrica.com / Posted a month ago
was left out due to the fact that most of the NGOs concentrate on working in other districts other than Lufwanyama. A United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) sub-analysis of the 2007 Zambia Demographic Health Survey (ZDHS) indicated that two... Read more
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Siddharth Chatterjee appointed to lead United Nations in KenyaResident Representative of the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP). Pr
Siddharth Chatterjee appointed to lead United Nations in Kenya
dna / Posted 1 months ago
Resident Representative of the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP). Prior to his appointment Chatterjee, was the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) Representative in Kenya. Ruth Kagia a Senior Advisor at International Relations and... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Sex education not about sex–DepEdand the norms of interpersonal relations to discourage premarital sex and teena
Sex education not about sex–DepEd
Inquirier.net / Posted 1 months ago
and the norms of interpersonal relations to discourage premarital sex and teenage pregnancy. According to estimates by the United Nations Population Fund, more than 60 percent of Filipino women from 2000-2010 became mothers before they reached the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Department of Gender Holds Sensitization Workshop On National Gender Policylevels and sectors. It was organized by the Department of Gender, a Department
Department of Gender Holds Sensitization Workshop On National Gender Policy
AllAfrica.com / Posted 1 months ago
levels and sectors. It was organized by the Department of Gender, a Department under MoGCSP, with funding support from the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA). In an address to welcome participants to the workshop in Accra, yesterday, the... Read more

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