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Sub-Regional Situation Report: Malawi - Mozambique - Zimbabwe: March 2019

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Since January 2019, the Southern Africa region has been affected by severe flooding, with the rainy season starting in Malawi. Tropical Cyclone Idai made landfall on 14 March, bringing torrential rainfall and winds to several provinces in Mozambique and with devastating effects for Beira city. Since 2018, Mozambique has been affected by acute food insecurity due to below average and erratic rainfall.   

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UNFPA East and Southern Africa Annual Report 2018

Annual Report

Looking back on our work in 2018, we made great strides in fulfilling our promise to improve sexual and reproductive health and rights in East and Southern Africa (ESA).Through our evidence-based advocacy and strategic engagement with different partners and stakeholders, we contributed to transforming the policy environment in the region. Many countries in the ESA region introduced and revised progressive policies regarding sexual and reproductive health and rights (SRHR), especially on HIV prevention, child marriage and comprehensive sexuality education.

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The Power of Choice: Reproductive Rights and the Demographic Transition

State of World Population Report

Not so long ago, most people had large families: five children, on average. Where once there was one global fertility rate, today there are many, with differences wider than at any point in human history.

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2018 SWOP Highlights Brochure

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2018 SWOP Highlights Brochure

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The Demographic Dividend: Invest in Human Capital

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A high fertility rate has caused a large increase in population growth, with a high dependency rate when compared to the working-age population. This dependent population presents challenges for both families and government service provision.

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Special Newsletter on the Visit of Ms. Laura Londén, Deputy Executive Director of UNFPA, to the Republic of Mozambique

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Ms. Laura Londén, the Deputy Executive Director (Management) traveled to the Republic of South Africa to participate in the 1st Anniversary of the SheDecides Movement, a global movement to encourage and empower “girls and women [to] decide about their bodies, their lives, their futures, without question.” While in the region, Ms. Londén was accompanied by Dr. Julitta Onabanjo, the Regional Director of UNFPA for East and Southern Africa, to the Republic of Mozambique from March 4 to March 6, 2018.

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State of World Population 2017

State of World Population Report

Reproductive health and rights in an age of inequality.

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UNFPA Mozambique 2017 Annual Report

Annual Report

This 2017 Annual Report reflects UNFPA Mozambique’s continued commitment to our core mission of “delivering a world where every pregnancy is wanted, every childbirth is safe, and every young person’s potential is fulfilled.”

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Programa Geração Biz - Investing in youth

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Story of a national program that has been a school for social, academic and professional development for thousands of peer educators and government employees and throughout the years, the program has freed local communities from the stranglehold of taboos on sex, education and the role of young people in society.

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An integrated approach to mainstreaming culture, gender and human rights

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This paper presents an approach that integrates and improves responses to cultural, gender and human rights issues in programming.

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