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15 June 2017
Dispatch
On Friday, the 15th of June, 2017, a Joint Programme “Improving Sexual, Reproductive, Maternal, Newborn, Child, and Adolescent Health (RMNCAH) In Mozambique “ was signed between the United Nations... Read more
13 June 2017
Dispatch
On 13th of June, 2017, a contribution of UK £ 3 million from the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland to the Trust Fund to support the Populations and Housing Census 2017 in... Read more
7 June 2017
Dispatch
Census 2017 partners meet with the Governor of Gaza, Ms. Stela Pinto Zeca
On June 7th, 2017, the Institute of National Statistics (INE) organized a field visit for a number of partners in order to monitor the progress and level of preparedness for the upcoming IV... Read more
5 June 2017
Press Release
UNITED NATIONS, New York, 5 June 2017—With profound sadness, UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund, announces that its Executive Director, Dr. Babatunde Osotimehin, passed away suddenly at his... Read more
30 May 2017
Dispatch
QUELIMANE, Zambezia, Mozambique – “I once engaged in transactional sex without using contraceptives to be able to afford attending school. Now I use my own story to demonstrate (to other girls) that... Read more
23 May 2017
Feature Story
Rapariga Biz prevents Obstetric Fistula in Mozambique “In my community, it is difficult not to see adolescent girls between 15-16 years pregnant or as young mothers”, says Lucia Aiuba Amade (18),... Read more
5 May 2017
Statement
Statement by UNFPA Executive Director Dr. Babatunde Osotimehin for the International Day of the Midwife, 5 May 2017 UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund, celebrates the heroic and life-saving... Read more
15 September 2016
Dispatch
MAPUTO, Mozambique (September 2016) – As a part of the launch of the Rapariga Biz program last August 15th in the city of Nampula, various partners and stakeholders in the programme received training... Read more
24 August 2016
Feature Story
NAMPULA Mozambique – “Before I entered the safe space, I was shy, and it was difficult for me to express myself. I spent my free time after school with vulnerable girlfriends my age who had left... Read more
12 August 2016
Press Release
Maputo, Mozambique (August 2016) – More than one million adolescent girls and young women aged 10-24 years in Nampula and Zambézia, will benefit from a $14 million program funded by the Swedish... Read more

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