UNFPA: Delivering a world where every pregnancy is wanted,
every childbirth is safe and every young person's potential fulfilled.
8 March 2017
Universal access to sexual and reproductive health—the key to gender equality 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 want and fear, without discrimination. Gender
11 February 2017
Damascus- 11 February 2017 Assistant Secretary-General and Deputy Executive Director of UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund, Natalia Kanem has arrived in Damascus today on a 4-day visit to Syria, accompanied by UNFPA’s Director for the Arab region, Luay Shabaneh. The visit aims to support UNFPA’s operations in Syria,
3 January 2017
ALEPPO, 1 January 2017- Numbers and stories cannot convey the depth of suffering endured in each individual case of a Syrian in need in Aleppo. Exactly how many people have left east Aleppo is not known, but the United Nations (UN) and partners estimate our number to be at least 35,000 during last week’s evacuation. The UN