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26 November 2018
Statement
Opinion-Editorial Andrea M. Wojnar, UNFPA Mozambique, Resident Representative The ability of girls and women to control their own bodies is fundamental to their empowerment. Protecting and promoting... Read more
25 November 2018
Statement
Statement by the Heads of UN agencies, UNFPA, UNDP, UNICEF and UN WOMEN, calling for solidarity with survivors and survivor advocates and women’s human rights defenders who are working to prevent and... Read more
9 November 2018
News
As development partners, governments, donors, experts and other agencies gather in Kigali, Rwanda from 12-15 November for the 5th International Conference on Family Planning, Dr. Julitta Onabanjo,... Read more
26 October 2018
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ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia—If the demographic dividend is to be harnessed, then the fundamental civil, political and socioeconomic rights of young people, including young women, must be protected and... Read more
11 October 2018
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Dr. Natalia Kanem Executive Director of UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund Statement on the Occasion of the International Day of the Girl   We believe in the power of girls to change this... Read more
5 October 2018
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ACCRA, Ghana, Addis Ababa Declaration on Population and Development Five-Year Review, 5 October—African ministers in charge of population issues have endorsed the continental report on the... Read more
1 October 2018
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Dr. Natalia Kanem Executive Director of UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund Statement on the Occasion of the International Day of Older Persons   One in nine persons today is aged 60 or older.... Read more
31 August 2018
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Today, the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) and the United Kingdom (UK) Department for International Development (DFID) signed an 18-month agreement for £2.86 million to support the United... Read more
24 August 2018
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Mozambique Girls Empowerment Program Awarded
Mozambique girls’ empowerment program awarded most impactful at UNFPA Global Leadership Meeting in Panama     UNFPA Mozambique Country Office won a prize for the presentation of an initiative that... Read more
20 August 2018
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Mozambique Adolescent Girls Empowered
Mozambique: Adolescent Girls Empowered to Claim their Rights to Family Planning   “Now I am an empowered young woman. I know how to protect myself and to stand up for my rights that I didn't know I... Read more

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