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8 August 2016
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UNITED NATIONS, New York, 8 August 2016 – As fighting in South Sudan continues, UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund, is concerned about the reported increase in sexual violence in that country... Read more
1 August 2016
UNFPA was recognized with a prize by the Tigray Regional State at the Health Festival that was held in the Region on July 29th, 2016 for its unreserved contribution in support of the health sector.... Read more
27 July 2016
News
The 10th Stop Cervical, Breast and Pro state Cancer in Africa Conference that was being held in Ethiopia over the past four days. The conference was held under the theme “A decade of Accomplishments... Read more
18 July 2016
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The UNFPA Country Representative, Mr. Faustin Yao, paid a visit to UNFPA supported programmes in the Amhara Region on July 15. In his one day visit he went to the Finote Selam Hospital to see the... Read more
15 July 2016
The World Population Day was colourfully celebrated nationally on 14 July in Bahir Dar, the capital of the Amhara Regional State, with a half-day symposium in which around 350 people participated.... Read more
11 July 2016
MESSAGE FOR WORLD POPULATION DAY 2016 Investing in teenage girls for a more just, stable and peaceful world Dr. Babatunde Osotimehin United Nations Under-Secretary-General and Executive Director... Read more
30 June 2016
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UNFPA and representatives of three other Excom UN Agencies signed Annual Work Plans (AWPs) with the Federal and Regional Governments of Ethiopia. The AWPs will cover the Ethiopian fiscal year... Read more
30 May 2016
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A three-day regional workshop deliberating on substitution of innovator products with quality generic reproductive health medicines adhering to internationally set standards kicked off today.  Twenty... Read more
23 May 2016
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A training on Comprehensive Family Planning which UNFPA organized in partnership with the Federal Ministry of Health of Ethiopia was conducted between 9 and 20 May. The training was given with the... Read more
23 May 2016
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The International Day to End Obstetric Fistula was celebrated today in Gondar under the theme “End fistula within a generation.” During the occasion an overview was given by the Ministry of Health on... Read more

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