News

22 May 2015

Engaging faith leaders to save women’s lives

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

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

Safeguard Young People in Malawi

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.

Changing Lives in Namibia
Changing Lives in Namibia
Botswana Reinvents its Public Clinics
Botswana Reinvents its Public Clinics
Family planning does not mean population control - Ugandan Pres. Yoweri Museveni
Family planning is not population control
Masanga community takes a stand against FGM
Taking a stand against FGM
Fistula - Rwanda by Baay Bia
Fistula

Publications

The East and Southern African (ESA) Region of the United Nations Population Fund, UNFPA...
Linking Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights and HIV in Southern Africa
Integrating sexual and reproductive health (SRH) and HIV services can better ensure...
SRH & HIV Linkages Compendium
This Compendium is built around the different themes in the theory of change and...
The overall goal of this training is to reduce HIV transmission, the transmission of...