Ensuring rights and choices for all


7 September 2018

A father's campaign for midwives in South Sudan

More women in South Sudan die during pregnancy and childbirth than in nearly every other country in the world. Yet the vast majority of maternal deaths can be averted with proper antenatal, delivery and postnatal care...

6 September 2018

Message by UNFPA Regional Director for East and Southern Africa Dr. Julitta Onabanjo at the Executive Board

In this region, young people are, and will remain, at the centre of the development and poverty reduction agenda. We are committed to promoting their health, wellbeing, rights and resilience. Indeed, the UNFPA Strategic...

5 September 2018

“I have been counted”

Malawi has begun its 2018 Population and Housing Census, using tablets rather than a paper-based questionnaire to collect data, in its first-ever digital census undertaking.



Child marriage can have devastating consequences for girls and their future children....
The iCAN Facilitator’s Guide on Sexual and Reproductive Health for Young People Living...

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