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17 December 2016
Statement
  Statement attributable to UNFPA Executive Director, Dr. Babatunde Osotimehin    In the midst of the painstaking efforts to evacuate civilians and rebels from besieged eastern Aleppo, UNFPA... Read more
30 November 2016
Statement
It is past time to get serious about HIV prevention. We cannot hope to end the AIDS epidemic when every day almost 6,000 people are infected with HIV. Progress on prevention has stagnated. Since 2010... Read more
24 November 2016
Statement
Empowering women and girls requires renewed efforts to end violence and harmful practices Statement by Dr. Babatunde Osotimehin, Executive Director of UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund, on... Read more
19 November 2016
Press Release
The United Nations is extremely saddened and appalled by the recent escalation in fighting in several parts of Syria and calls on all parties to cease indiscriminate attacks on civilians and... Read more
16 November 2016
News
In May, 2016 “Youth Innovation” project second batch was launched. Around 55 young persons, from Homs and Tartous, participated in ongoing workshops on “Business Startup and Communication” for 15... Read more
21 October 2016
News
UNITED NATIONS, New York – The world’s future will be determined by the fate of its 10-year-old girls. Age 10 is the beginning of adolescence, when girls start to see life's possibilities expanding... Read more
20 October 2016
حالة سكان العالم 2016 10 حقائق عن الفتيات في سن العاشرة 1 - هناك اليوم قرابة 60 مليون فتاة في سن العاشرة. ويعيش نحو 35 مليون منهن في بلدان ذات معدلات عالية من عدم المساواة على أساس نوع الجنس. 2 - من... Read more
20 October 2016
Press Release
 UNFPA State of World Population 2016 Investing in 10-year-old girls could yield huge demographic dividend, pump billions into national economies Girls are less likely than boys to complete schooling... Read more
20 October 2016
News
The State of World Population 2016 10 facts about 10-year-old girls 1.  There are approximately 60 million 10-year-old girls today. About 35 million of them live in countries with high levels of... Read more
20 October 2016
يبين تقرير حالة سكان  العالم 2016 أن مستقبلنا الجماعي يعتمد على كيفية دعمنا لفتيات العالم ذوات العشر سنوات من العمر والبالغ عددهن  اليوم 60 مليون فتاة وهن يبدأن رحلتهن من المراهقة إلى سن الرشد. •... Read more

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