UNFPA: Delivering a world where every pregnancy is wanted,
every childbirth is safe and every young person's potential fulfilled.
27 November 2015
President of the Zambia Republic Edgar Lungu called for the elimination of child marriage in Africa, at the First Africa Girls Summit on Ending Child Marriage currently underway in Lusaka, Zambia. Mr. Lungu advised men and women across Africa to "join hands in saying ‘no’ to child marriage in all parts of Africa."
19 November 2015
Statement of UNFPA Executive Director, Dr. Babatunde Osotimehin For the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women 25 November 2015