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11 July 2017
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MESSAGE FOR WORLD POPULATION DAY 2017 Dr. Natalia Kanem Acting Executive Director UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund 11 July 2017 ***   Every day, vulnerable women, especially those who... Read more
10 July 2017
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H.E. Demitu Hambissa, Minister of Women and Children Affairs, today paid a visit to a UNFPA supported safe house run by the Association for Women's Sanctuary and Development (AWSAD). Minister Demitu... Read more
29 June 2017
A half-day high level consultative meeting was held today to review Ethiopia’s progress on FP 2020 commitments. The meeting was organized by the Federal Ministry of Health of Ethiopia in... Read more
29 June 2017
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A safe house with a capacity of accommodating more than 80 women who survived gender based violence and are in need of protection was launched today in the Gilgel Beles town in the Mandura woreda in... Read more
28 June 2017
A two-day “Capacity Building Training on GBV Case Management,” was held in Adwa, Tigray Region from 26 to 27 June. The training forms part of a series of trainings on psychosocial support,... Read more
10 June 2017
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A project entitled “Economic and Social Women Empowerment and Protection of Women and Girls from Harmful Traditional Practices,” was launched today in Hawassa, capital of the Southern Nations,... Read more
23 May 2017
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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
13 May 2017
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A UNFPA supported safe house operated by the Association for Women's Sanctuary and Development (AWSAD) was inaugurated today in Hawassa, capital of the Southern Nations, Nationalities and Peoples... 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

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