UNFPA: Delivering a world where every pregnancy is wanted,
every childbirth is safe and every young person's potential fulfilled.
22 May 2015
NAIROBI, Kenya – After hours of pushing, 17-year old Janet Syombua was about to lose consciousness yet the traditional birth attendant helping her was determined to keep going.
5 May 2015
Statement by Dr. Babatunde Osotimehin, Executive Director, UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund The International Day of the Midwife – marked on 5 May.
29 April 2015
MANGOCHI, Malawi — In 2010, Sophie was just 13 years old when her older sister and guardian died suddenly, and her world was shattered. She dropped out of school and moved to the village of Namwera in order to take care of her six younger siblings.