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23 May 2017
Dispatch
The International Day to End Obstetric Fistula was celebrated today under the global theme “Hope, healing and dignity for all.” The half-day event was held at the premises of the Hamlin Fistula... Read more
19 May 2017
At a ceremony held today, UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund, signed an agreement with the Embassy of Sweden on funding amounting to USD 7.2 million in support of its 8th Country Programme (... Read more
5 May 2017
Statement
UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund, celebrates the heroic and life-saving work that midwives do every day, often in very trying circumstances. Thanks to midwives, millions of women each year... Read more
4 May 2017
Management members of two specialized agencies of Ethiopia’s Ministry of Health – the Food, Medicine, Healthcare Administration and Control Authority (FMHACA) and the Pharmaceutical Fund and Supply... Read more
4 May 2017
Dispatch
UNFPA today handed-over a total of six ambulances to support efforts in refugee camps and surrounding host communities in Dollo Ado, Somali Region of Ethiopia, in reducing maternal and neonatal... Read more
27 April 2017
Dispatch
At a ceremony organized today, UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund, handed-over 2 ambulances to the Gambella Regional Health Bureau. The ambulances were purchased with the generous funding of... Read more
4 April 2017
Statement
UNITED NATIONS, New York, 4 April 2017—UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund, regrets the decision by the United States to deny any future funding for its life-saving work the world over. This... Read more
9 February 2017
Dispatch
The findings of the documentation of Good Practices and Lessons Learnt and End Evaluation of the “Prevention and Management of GBV in Ethiopia Programme” was tabled for validation today in the... Read more
6 February 2017
Statement
It irreparably damages girls’ bodies, inflicting excruciating pain. It causes extreme emotional trauma that can last a lifetime. It increases the risk of deadly complications during pregnancy, labor... Read more
1 February 2017
Press Release
ADDIS ABABA, 31 January 2017: Africa cannot attain vital goals in continental and global development agendas without ensuring access to voluntary family planning to millions of its women and girls.... Read more

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