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24 January 2018
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  A staff member at the newly opened clinic attends to a newborn baby. Image from UNFPA Syria and Al Mawadda   AL-TABQA CITY, Syria – A new reproductive health clinic has been opened in the embattled... Read more
1 December 2017
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Uphold the Right to Health for All to End AIDS by 2030 Statement of UNFPA Executive Director for World AIDS Day 2017   One new HIV infection is one too many – and in 2016 there were 1.8 million.  ... Read more
25 November 2017
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Commit to ending gender-based violence by 2030   Statement of UNFPA Executive Director Dr. Natalia Kanem for the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women 25 November 2017  ... Read more
17 October 2017
Press Release
Unchecked inequality and failure to protect the rights of poorest women could undermine peace and world’s development goals, new UNFPA report warns Only about half of the world’s women hold... Read more
17 October 2017
News
  حالة سكان العالم 2017   يُحذّر التقرير الجديد لصندوق الأمم المتحدة للسكان بأنَّ من شأن حالة عدم المساواة الجامحة والإخفاق في حماية حقوق النساء الأشدّ فقرا التهديدُ بعدم الاستقرار وتقويض السلام... Read more
11 October 2017
Statement
Girls today enjoy better life prospects than previous generations in many ways. Prosperity and nutrition are improving, child marriage and teenage pregnancy are declining, and female educational... Read more
11 October 2017
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Statement of UNFPA Executive Director Dr. Natalia Kanem for the International Day of the Girl Child 11 October 2017   Girls today enjoy better life prospects than previous generations in many ways.... Read more
3 October 2017
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  UNITED NATIONS, New York, Dr. Natalia Kanem was appointed Executive Director of UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund, today by Secretary-General António Guterres. She holds the rank of United... Read more
17 September 2017
Damascus, 15 September 2017 United Nations supplies arrived in Deir-ez-Zor city yesterday where 93,500 people are in urgent need of assistance. After being besieged by ISIL for three years, the... Read more
17 September 2017
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Damascus, 15 September 2017 United Nations supplies arrived in Deir-ez-Zor city yesterday where 93,500 people are in urgent need of assistance. After being besieged by ISIL for three years, the... Read more

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