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12 August 2017

Peace depends on the participation of young people

  Statement by UNFPA Acting Executive Director Dr. Natalia Kanem   Young people have the potential to act as greater forces for positive social change and to build the foundation for a just and peaceful world. Today’s generation of youth has come of age in an era of crisis, conflict and disaster. Yet, it has largely been

World Population Day 2017, Family planning: empowering people, developing nations

11 July 2017

Message for World Population Day 2017 by Dr. Natalia Kanem, Acting Executive Director, UNFPA

Message for World Population Day 2017 by Dr. Natalia Kanem, Acting Executive Director, UNFPA

World Population Day 2017 - Family Planning: Empowering People, Developing Nations

11 July 2017

Press Release: World Population Day 2017 - No woman should die giving birth. Babies must survive and thrive

No woman should die giving birth. Babies must survive and thrive: The urgent need to invest in family planning, maternal and newborn health care Family Planning: Empowering People, Developing Nations     Bangkok, July 11, 2017 – Family planning is not only a fundamental human right that empowers individuals, especially women

5 June 2017

UNFPA mourns passing of Executive Director

UNITED NATIONS— With profound sadness, UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund, announces that its Executive Director, Dr. Babatunde Osotimehin, passed away suddenly at his home last night.  He was 68 years old. “This is a devastating loss for UNFPA and for the people, especially women, girls and youth, he dedicated his life

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