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20 October 2016
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The United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) Thailand Country office offers its condolences to the people of Thailand in their time of profound loss and sadness, upon the death of King Bhumibol... Read more
20 October 2016
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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
6 July 2016
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As UNFPA calls for greater investment in teenage girls to mark World Population Day 2016, Thailand enacts a new law to tackle high rates of teenage pregnancy. Bangkok, Thailand – For 18-year-old... Read more
10 December 2015
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Today, we mark the launch of a year-long campaign for the 50th anniversary of two landmark international treaties. Together, the International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights and the... Read more
3 December 2015
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BANGKOK - When the ground shook on April 25, 2015, in Nepal's worst earthquake in almost a century, Ishwori Dangol's life changed forever. Seven months pregnant at the time, she lost her seven-year-... Read more
11 October 2015
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Today, as we celebrate the International Day of the Girl Child, the world has an unprecedented opportunity to focus on the power of girls to drive progress and transform our world. By prominently... Read more
27 July 2015
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UNFPA Thailand welcomes consideration of draft bill on teenage pregnancy prevention 27 July 2015, Bangkok -- UNFPA Thailand welcomes progress in Thailand's efforts to reverse the current trends of... Read more
11 November 2014
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Rajavithi Hospital Director Udom Chaovarindr admitted that a memo prohibiting employees from getting pregnant until the end of next year did exist, but explained that it was a mutual agreement within... Read more
30 October 2014
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There was a news report in local media about a 14 year-old mom in Roiet province in northeastern Thailand losing her 4 month-old baby boy from heart disease. Her baby actually is smaller than normal... Read more
11 September 2014
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MAE SOT, Thailand – Visiting a sexual and reproductive health clinic may seem like an ordinary routine for many women. This is not the case for Saba, a 21-year-old mother who has been living in the... Read more

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