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3 May 2012
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UNFPA promotes Condomize Campaign

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia – UNFPA promoted the Condomize Campaign at the 13th World Congress on Public Health in Addis Ababa from 23-27 April, together... Read more

24 April 2012
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Promises to youth remain unfulfilled, new report says

UNITED NATIONS, New York, 23 April 2012 — Urgent action is needed to protect and fulfill young people’s human rights, particularly their right to... Read more

20 April 2012
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Namibia’s lower population growth rate is 'good'

Namibia’s population grew at an average annual rate of 1,5 per cent from 2001 to 2011, or from 1.8 million to 2.1 million people. This was announced... Read more

19 April 2012
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Namibia launches new gender policy with UNFPA input

The Namibian President launched the country’s revised National Gender Policy, which the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) contributed towards,... Read more

11 April 2012
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Climbing Kilimanjaro to protest violence against women

This article was written by UNFPA Tanzania Communications Analyst, Sawiche Wamunza, about her climb up Mount Kilimanjaro in Tanzania along with 72... Read more

10 April 2012
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Preventing maternal deaths from severe after-birth bleeding

The Guardian. Thursday, 5 April 2012. By Chukwuma Muanya. A UNITED Nations (UN) Special Programme of Research, Development and Research Training in... Read more

2 April 2012
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South Sudan gets $19.5 million for midwifery programmes

JUBA — UNFPA in South Sudan is to receive 19.5 million Canadian Dollars in funding from the Canadian International Development Agency (CIDA) for a... Read more

23 March 2012
Press Release

UN launches Commission on Life-Saving Commodities for Women and Children

NEW YORK, 23 March 2012 — UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund, and UNICEF today launched a high-level commission to improve access to... Read more

19 March 2012
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UNFPA equips nursing and midwifery college in South Sudan

JUBA — The United Nations Population Fund, UNFPA in South Sudan congratulated South Sudan’s Minister of Health and the partners involved in building... Read more

19 March 2012
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Providing reproductive health kits for South Sudan refugees

JUBA — In response to the strained humanitarian situation in South Sudan, UNFPA handed over reproductive health kits to the United Nations Refugee... Read more

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