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17 November 2020
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Press release: Economic shocks – most severe COVID-19 impact on older persons

17 November 2020, Bangkok—The recent survey findings on the “Well-being of Thai Older Persons in the Era of COVID-19 Pandemic” show that older persons in Thailand faced economic shocks more than... Read more

22 September 2020
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Vulnerable youth in Thailand falling behind in all key social and economic dimensions due to COVID-19

Press Release: Vulnerable youth in Thailand falling behind in all key social and economic dimensions due to COVID-19

Press Release Vulnerable youth in Thailand falling behind in all key social and economic dimensions due to COVID-19   22 September 2020, Bangkok – A series of six surveys which gathered the voices of... Read more

12 September 2020
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South-South cooperation takes us further on the road to global solidarity

Statement by UNFPA Executive Director Dr. Natalia Kanem On the International Day for South-South Cooperation 12 September 2020   In the past 40 years, our world has transformed. Many developing... Read more

12 August 2020
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Youth leading the way in COVID-19 solutions

Statement by UNFPA Executive Director Dr. Natalia Kanem International Youth Day 12 August 2020    As we mark International Youth Day in the midst of a global pandemic, we witness how young people... Read more

11 July 2020
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World Population Day - Peace in the home: safeguarding the health and rights of women and girls – even during COVID-19

Statement by UNFPA Executive Director Dr. Natalia Kanem on World Population Day 11 July 2020 Peace in our world begins with peace in the home, as the United Nations Secretary-General stated in his... Read more

30 June 2020
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State of World Population 2020: Confronting the silent and endemic crisis of harmful practices

State of World Population 2020: Confronting the silent and endemic crisis of harmful practices   Urgent, accelerated action needed to stop female genital mutilation, child marriage, and other... Read more

1 June 2020
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Press release: Thailand – World’s Groundbreaker in Population and Development

Press release Thailand – World’s Groundbreaker in Population and Development 1 June 2020, Bangkok – Thailand is one of the groundbreaker and front runner countries in achieving population and... Read more

5 May 2020
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Celebrating midwives, unsung heroes on the front lines of the COVID-19 crisis

Statement by UNFPA Executive Director Dr. Natalia Kanem on the International Day of the Midwife, 5 May 2020 As the world battles COVID-19, women continue to get pregnant and babies are still being... Read more

7 April 2020
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7 เมษายน 2563 วันอนามัยโลก “ปีแห่งการพยาบาลและผดุงครรภ์”

7 เมษายน 2563 วันอนามัยโลก “ปีแห่งการพยาบาลและผดุงครรภ์” สถานการณ์การระบาดของเชื้อไวรัส COVID-19 และบทบาทของนางพยาบาลผดุงครรภ์ต่อสุขภาพมารดา               ในปี 2561 ประเทศไทยมีจำนวนผู้หญิงกว่า 6... Read more

8 March 2020
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I am Generation Equality: Working together to achieve a gender-equal world (Photo credit: UNFPA/ Chalit Saphaphak)

I am Generation Equality: Working together to achieve a gender-equal world

This International Women's Day, we celebrate the icons (https://www.unfpa.org/icons-and-activists) who blazed the trail towards gender equality. We now look to today’s generation of activists, women... Read more

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