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The Scientist
Rainy Season Likely to Exacerbate Yemen's Cholera Outbreakpersistent and widespread and 30,000 critical health workers have not been paid
The Scientist / Posted 3 days ago
persistent and widespread and 30,000 critical health workers have not been paid salaries in nearly a year,” WHO notes. The United Nations Population Fund had previously reported that pregnant and lactating women, especially those who are... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
First Lady Urges Malawi Girls to Avoid Early Marriagesand addressing cultural and faith beliefs that discourage ART among them. Fami
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
and addressing cultural and faith beliefs that discourage ART among them. Family Planning Association of Malawi (FPAM), United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA), the National Aids Commission (NAC), UNAIDS and other UN Agencies as well as... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
UNFPA Donates Dignity Kits to NdmaThe United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) on Thursday donated about 1000 diffe
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
The United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) on Thursday donated about 1000 different dignity kits to the National Disaster Management Agency (NDMA) for onward delivery to disaster victims across the country. The handing over of items, which include,... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Ten years of domestic violence act: Dearth of data, delayed justicesome point in their lives, according to a study by Washington-based Internation
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 12 days ago
some point in their lives, according to a study by Washington-based International Center for Research on Women (ICRW) and United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA), as IndiaSpend reported in November 2014. Other signs of the continuing domestic... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Staying Alive - Whatsapp Finds New Uses in Conflict Zones11 African governments suspended internet connections during elections or prote
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 days ago
11 African governments suspended internet connections during elections or protests. A 2016 paper by Adebayo Fayoyin of the United Nations Population Fund warned of a "new media utopianism", adding "technology is a tool of development, not an end in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Uganda Threatens to Reduce Funding to Family Planningprogrammes due to increased provision of products by donors. Roselline Achola,
AllAfrica.com / Posted 19 days ago
programmes due to increased provision of products by donors. Roselline Achola, a reproductive health expert at the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA), says that government funding for family planning had stayed at about $6.9 million... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Beti Bachao: Male-female sex ratio isn’t imbalanced only in rural Indiabias, as women are often seen as subservient to men, who often employ positions
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 19 days ago
bias, as women are often seen as subservient to men, who often employ positions of power, according to information from the United Nations Population Fund. In addition, parents believe they will be better taken care of in their old age by men, as... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Abuja's Diplomatic Community Pays TributeThe Diplomatic Community in Abuja has paid an emotional tribute to the late Exe
AllAfrica.com / Posted 23 days ago
The Diplomatic Community in Abuja has paid an emotional tribute to the late Executive Director of the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA), Dr. Babatunde Osotimehin. Dr. Osotimehin, a Nigerian from the State of Ogun, died on June 4, 2017 in New... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
UN Population Fund Applauds GovtUnited Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) country representative Mary Otieno has a
AllAfrica.com / Posted 24 days ago
United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) country representative Mary Otieno has applauded the Patriotic Front (PF) Government for prioritising the needs of the young people in the Seventh National Development Plan (7NDP). Dr Otieno noted that young... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
CAG Hands Over 11 Audited Reports to United Nationsto the statement, Tanzania audited the financial statements for the United Nati
AllAfrica.com / Posted 25 days ago
to the statement, Tanzania audited the financial statements for the United Nations Development Programme, United Nations Population Fund, United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East, UN-Women,... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Former Child Bride Is Pedaling Her Way To A Brighter Futurean example of what community participation can do for girls," says Dorothy Nyas
KERA North Texas / Posted 30 days ago
an example of what community participation can do for girls," says Dorothy Nyasulu, an assistant representative with the United Nations Population Fund Malawi who traveled to Washington with Sanni. According to the U.N., about half of girls in... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Former Child Bride Is Pedaling Her Way To A Brighter Futurean example of what community participation can do for girls," says Dorothy Nyas
KPBS San Diego / Posted 30 days ago
an example of what community participation can do for girls," says Dorothy Nyasulu, an assistant representative with the United Nations Population Fund Malawi who traveled to Washington with Sanni. According to the U.N., about half of girls in... Read more
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The Christian Post
Evangelical Leaders Aren't Selling Themselves to Trump, Ronnie Floyd Saysthat evangelical influence is also evident in the expansion of the Mexico City
The Christian Post / Posted a month ago
that evangelical influence is also evident in the expansion of the Mexico City Policy, the cutting off of funds to the United Nations Population Fund, and the issuance of the executive order that took the teeth out of a law preventing churches... Read more
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Breitbart
Melinda Gates Commits $375 Million to Global Family Planning to Counter Trump’s Pro-Life Policybudget cuts.” The Summit is co-hosted by the Gates Foundation, the U.K. Depart
Breitbart / Posted 1 months ago
budget cuts.” The Summit is co-hosted by the Gates Foundation, the U.K. Department for International Development, and the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA). The Summit’s website says it is also in “close partnership with the United States... Read more
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The Washington Times
Faith-based groups face dilemma in cooperating with family-planning organizationsGraham said. “Family planning is an excellent intervention and can prevent one
The Washington Times / Posted 1 months ago
Graham said. “Family planning is an excellent intervention and can prevent one in three maternal deaths.” According to the United Nations Population Fund, granting contraceptives to all women with an “unmet need” would prevent 35 million abortions... Read more

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