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11 April 2017
In the News
by The Nation Extended families have made a comeback, with multi-generational family units again forming the biggest group in Thai society. Of all households in the country, 37 per cent are now... Read more
4 April 2017
Statement
UNITED NATIONS, New York, 4 April 2017—UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund, regrets the decision by the United States to deny any future funding for its life-saving work the world over. This... Read more
22 March 2017
In the News
Article on the Guardian, written by Sally Weale A teenage pregnancy prevention strategy widely credited with halving the rate of conceptions among teenagers in England is to be adopted by authorities... Read more
16 March 2017
Feature Story
Buddy Love in Vocational School
Watch video of this story here.  Chiang Rai, Thailand—“I joined this ‘Buddy Love’ project to get some useful experience. What I have learned I share with my friends. This includes things like how to... Read more
16 March 2017
Feature Story
Watch video of this story here. Bangkok, Thailand—“If my friend found out that she is pregnant unexpectedly, I would comfort her and make sure she is okay. Then I would be there for her and support... Read more
15 March 2017
Feature Story
Teen Creative Power
    Watch video of this story here. Prae, Thailand—At 26-days old, Toey, Chompunut Maneechote, was brought to Prae to live with her grandmother. She rarely sees her parents since then. Now sixteen... Read more
15 March 2017
Feature Story
Mekong Young Mom
Watch video of this story here. Chiang Rai, Thailand--- Dao* lives in Chiangkhong District in Chiang Rai Province, North of Thailand. She had to leave high school at the semester 2 of Grade 10... Read more
8 March 2017
Statement
Statement of UNFPA Executive Director Dr. Babatunde Osotimehin on International Women’s Day, 8 March 2017 Gender equality is a human right. Women are entitled to live in dignity and in freedom from... Read more
1 February 2017
Feature Story
Sheltering Teen Moms
Watch video of this story, click here. Mon* started her relationship with a guy when she was 14 years old. They met on Facebook.  After dating for a few months, “he wanted to have sex. He did not use... Read more
20 October 2016
In the News
The United Nations Population Fund’s flagship State of World Population 2016 – titled ‘10: How our future depends on a girl at this decisive age’– shows that our collective future will be shaped by... Read more

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