UNFPA: Delivering a world where every pregnancy is wanted,
every childbirth is safe and every young person's potential fulfilled.


8 March 2017

No wealth without health

Edith Nambalirwa’s smile lights the bustling business district in downtown Mubende. Watching as she glides her fingers with ease, knitting strands of a customer’s hair into intricate braids in her growing practice, it...

7 March 2017

Universal access to SRH—key to gender equality

Gender equality is a human right. Women are entitled to live in dignity and in freedom from want and fear, without discrimination. Gender equality is also vital to sustainable development, peace and security. It’s not...

28 February 2017

How sexuality education is changing lives

“I have seen girls become pregnant, become victims of violence and become HIV-positive, and I don't want to become one of those girls,” says Lydia Mwelwa, aged 13 years.


iAccelerator Innovators' Journey, Rwanda
iAccelerator Innovators' Journey
The Demographic Dividend: Unlocking Africa's Youth Potential
The Demographic Dividend
Census enters the digital age in Ethiopia
Census enters the digital age in Ethiopia
Dia Mundial da População 2016 - Investir nas adolescentes
Dia Mundial da População 2016 - Investir nas adolescentes
Safe Birth, Even Here
Safe Birth, Even Here


Since launching in 2014, UNFPA's Safeguard Young People Programme has achieved...
This brochure provides an overview of one of UNFPA's flagship programmes - the Safeguard...
This report provides a summary of UNFPA's progress and achievements in East and Southern...
The 2015 Annual Report reflects the results of better and more precise data on the...